What Did Wes Say?

What Did Wes Say? First Native Presenter Wes Studi, Speaks Cherokee Language At Oscars.

During a Veterans tribute, Wes Studi spoke his language as one of many actors presenting at the 90th Annual Academy Awards, Cherokee Nation tweeted the translation.

Just before 11:00 pm est last night, Wes Studi made Oscars history as the first Native American presenter at the 90th Academy Awards. As a solo presenter, Wes Studi talked about his time in the service and introduced a film montage thanking military service members. Before the montage, he spoke Cherokee.