The 84th Academy Award Nominations were held on February 26, 2012. Billy Crystal served as host marking this his 9th time. Crystal as always had a funny movie/song opening and his opening monologue was quite funny and he kept the award show moving. As far as the awards, I found it quite coincidental that the jokes made were almost hinting who was going to win. That or it was just a huge writing coincidence. As far as the awards, there were some surprises and some well deserved wins.
and…the “Best Picture” goes to…
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Source: Entertainment Weekly
It’s official! The rumors were swirling when Eddie Murphy’s name was put forth to host the 2012 Academy Awards. Now it’s a done deal! The 83rd Annual Academy Award show attempted to draw in a younger audience with the selection of Anne Hathaway and James Franco as last year’s hosts. In my opinion, last year’s award show was a bit of a snooze but on paper it sounded like a good idea. With the selection of Murphy as host, again on paper it sounds like a great idea. Let’s see if it works out, if anything it will generate a lot of buzz.
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