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FRANCO, HATHAWAY TO HOST OSCARS

November 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Breaking with the tradition of naming comics or song-and-dance men to host the annual Oscar ceremonies, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today (Monday) announced that James Franco and Anne Hathaway will host next year’s presentations. In a statement, Oscar telecast co-producer Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer said, “James Franco and Anne Hathaway […]

NEW HANDS ON DECK FOR OSCARS

June 23, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In the apparent hope of bringing a new perspective to the production of the annual Oscar awards, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences selected veteran producers Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer to oversee next year’s telecast. Neither has ever worked on the ceremony, although Mischer has produced the Primetime Emmy Awards ten times. […]