6 new rules to prevent Oscars envelope gaffe
After taking responsibility for the epic best picture flub at the Oscars last year, Tim Ryan of PwC got down to business. He grilled the partners who made the gaffe, then personally reached out to the dozens of people affected by it: The show's ...
New Oscar Rules In Place to Prevent Repeat of 'La La Land'/'Moonlight' Mix-Up
But someone backstage handed Beatty and Dunaway the wrong envelope. Rather than the envelope containing the real Best Picture winner, what Beatty and Dunaway had was an envelope announcing Emma Stone as Best Actress of La La Land. After the envelope ...
Here's How the 2018 Oscars Hope to Avoid Another Moonlight Mix-Up
Several steps have been taken to make sure every winner is announced correctly the first time around at the 2018 Oscars. After taking blame for last year's snafu involving La La Land then Moonlight winning Best Picture, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC ...
Preventing 'La La Land': New Rules Aimed At Stopping Another Embarrassing Oscar Flub
He grilled the partners who made the gaffe, then personally reached out to the dozens of people affected by it: The show's producers, presenters and stage managers, as well as the filmmakers behind “La La Land” and “Moonlight.” In the months that ...
New Oscar rules aim to avoid another envelope mix-up
The Straits Times
Last year, one of the two PwC representatives attending the Oscars mistakenly handed Warren Beatty, who was presenting the best picture award with Faye Dunaway, the backup envelope for best actress, which had moments earlier gone to Emma Stone for La ...
How Oscars will avoid another catastrophe
PricewaterhouseCoopers accountants Brian Cullinan and Martha Ruiz became forever linked to the worst awards show mistake in history after handing presenters Faye Dunaway and Warren Beattie the incorrect envelope for Best Picture winner at the 2017 ...
Oscars 2018: Envelope procedures tighten after last year's Best Picture mishap
At last year's Oscars, La La Land was mistaken announced as best picture instead of Moonlight after a PricewaterhouseCoopers partner mistakenly handed an envelope for the Best Actress category -- which had already been awarded to Emma Stone for La La ...