In perhaps the most shocking Oscars moment in the award show’s history, Moonlight was renamed “Best Picture” after the title was mistakenly given to another Academy Award frontrunner (sorry, … 85 more words
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The Oscars Are Keeping Their Accounting Firm And Adding A Bunch Of Exciting Regulations Full Of Movie Magic
The accountancy firm behind the biggest blunder in Oscar history is staying in the picture.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said on Wednesday it has decided to retain the services of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) despite a backstage envelope mix-up that led to the wrong film being announced winner of the best picture Oscar last month. 227 more words
LOS ANGELES (AP) — PWC accountants won’t be allowed to have their cellphones backstage during future Oscar telecasts.
Film academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs sent an email to academy members Wednesday detailing the new protocols for announcing Oscar winners developed after the best-picture flub at last month’s Academy Awards. 298 more words