The crew of the orbiting space shuttle Atlantis (STS-45) participated in the presentation of the Thalberg Memorial Award to George Lucas
; an Oscar statuette was aboard the shuttle in tribute to its participation in the ceremony. See more
Himself - Winner: Best Original Score & Best Original Song
On behalf of all the composers I want to thank Debbie Allen for that. That was just great. I'd like to thank the members of the Academy, in particular the members of the Music Branch, for this honor. At Disney I want to thank Jeffrey Katzenberg, Roy Disney, Peter Schneider, our producer Don Hahn, our directors Kirk Wise and Gary Trousdale, and our brilliant animators. And I can't say enough about my music team. My orchestrator Danny Troob, conductor David Friedman, recording engineers John ...
To the tune of "Toot Toot Tootsie Goo' Bye" (from "The Jazz Singer")
Music by Ernie Erdman
and Dan Russo
Performed by Billy Crystal See more