OSCARS® TO FEATURE TRIBUTE TO MOVIE MUSICALS OF THE LAST DECADE
The Oscars will include a special celebration of movie musicals of the last ten years, the telecast’s producers announced.
“The musical as a motion picture genre has had a remarkable renaissance in the last decade,” said producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron. “We are excited to showcase three musical films — ‘Chicago,’ ‘Dreamgirls’ and ‘Les Miserables’ — on our Oscar® show.”
Oscars for outstanding film achievements of 2012 will be presented on Oscar Sunday, February 24 at the Dolby Theatre™ at Hollywood & Highland Center®, and will be hosted by Seth MacFarlane live on the ABC Television Network. The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 225 countries worldwide.