The red carpet is out and the countdown is on for the 91st Academy Awards
The red carpet is out and the countdown is on for the 91st Academy Awards

The red carpet is out and the countdown is on. Oscars announcer Randy Thomas has practiced her script. "I'm not allowed to talk about anything that I see," Thomas said.  Hair and makeup is bracing for those last minute touch ups.  "Sometimes we do a touch up in less than thirty seconds." And the centerpieces for the Governor's Ball, the Academy's post Oscars celebration are being arranged. "Everyone is working on overtime because we've got...

The countdown to the 91st Academy Awards has begun!
The countdown to the 91st Academy Awards has begun!

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The unsung heroes of the Oscars
The unsung heroes of the Oscars

The Oscars will be aired live on KITV4 Sunday, February 24th.

Academy clarifies plan for Oscars
Academy clarifies plan for Oscars

According to Variety, the board of governors has sent a letter to the Academy's membership regarding four categories -- cinematography, live action short, film editing, and makeup and hairstyling -- being awarded during commercial breaks.