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Vera Farmiga ... Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role & Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Zac Efron ... Himself - Presenter: Best Sound Editing and Best Sound Mixing

Ryan Reynolds ... Himself - Presenter: 'The Blind Side' Film Clip

Anna Kendrick ... Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role & Presenter: Best Sound Editing and Best Sound Mixing

Rachel McAdams ... Herself - Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay

Gerard Butler ... Himself - Presenter: Best Visual Effects

Charlize Theron ... Herself - Presenter: 'Precious' Film Clip

Robert Downey Jr. ... Himself - Presenter: Best Original Screenplay

Dakota Fanning ... Coraline (voice)

Matt Damon ... Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role & Presenter: Best Documentary Feature

Jake Gyllenhaal ... Himself - Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay

Kristen Stewart ... Herself - Presenter: Horror Tribute

Zoe Saldana ... Herself - Presenter: Best Animated Short Film, Best Documentary Short Subject and Best Live Action Short Film / Neytiri

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Presenter: Best Picture

Keanu Reeves ... Himself - Presenter: 'The Hurt Locker' Film Clip

Jason Bateman ... Himself - Presenter: 'Up in the Air' Film Clip

Quentin Tarantino ... Himself - Nominee: Best Director & Best Original Screenplay & Presenter: Best Foreign Language Film

Elizabeth Banks ... Herself - Presenter: Scientific Awards

Kate Winslet ... Herself - Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Ally Sheedy ... Herself - John Hughes Tribute

Bradley Cooper ... Himself - Presenter: Best Visual Effects

Chris Pine ... Himself - Presenter: 'District 9' Film Clip

Amanda Seyfried ... Herself - Presenter: Best Original Song

Helen Mirren ... Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Neil Patrick Harris ... Himself - Opening Number

Sandra Bullock ... Herself - Winner: Best Actress in a Leading Role & Presenter: Best Cinematography

Samuel L. Jackson ... Himself - Presenter: 'Up' Film Clip

Woody Harrelson ... Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

George Clooney ... Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role / Mr. Fox

Penélope Cruz ... Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role & Presenter: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Morgan Freeman ... Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Meryl Streep ... Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role

John Travolta ... Himself - Presenter: 'Inglourious Basterds' Film Clip

Tina Fey ... Herself - Presenter: Best Original Screenplay

Cameron Diaz ... Herself - Presenter: Best Animated Feature

Molly Ringwald ... Herself - John Hughes Tribute

Matthew Broderick ... Himself - John Hughes Tribute

Robin Williams ... Himself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Jennifer Lopez ... Herself - Presenter: Best Original Score

Colin Farrell ... Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Jeremy Renner ... Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Michelle Pfeiffer ... Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Michael Sheen ... Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Christoph Waltz ... Himself - Winner: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Julianne Moore ... Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Taylor Lautner ... Himself - Presenter: Horror Tribute

Sigourney Weaver ... Herself - Presenter: Best Art Direction

Ben Stiller ... Himself - Presenter: Best Make-Up

Carey Mulligan ... Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role & Presenter: Best Animated Short Film, Best Documentary Short Subject and Best Live Action Short Film

Steve Carell ... Himself - Presenter: Best Animation Film

Demi Moore ... Herself - Presenter: In Memoriam Segment

Brittany Murphy ... Herself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)

Sam Worthington ... Himself - Presenter: Best Original Score

Patrick Swayze ... Johnny Castle / Sam Wheat - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Macaulay Culkin ... Himself - John Hughes Tribute

Jeff Bridges ... Himself - Winner: Best Actor in a Leading Role & Presenter: 'A Serious Man' Film Clip

Miley Cyrus ... Herself - Presenter: Best Original Song

Steve Martin ... Himself - Host

Colin Firth ... Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role & Presenter: 'An Education' Film Clip

Sean Penn ... Himself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Sarah Jessica Parker ... Herself - Presenter: Best Costume Design

David Fincher ... Himself (segment "Where People and Ideas Begin")

Alec Baldwin ... Himself - Host

Barbra Streisand ... Herself - Presenter: Best Director

Stanley Tucci ... Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role & Presenter

Anthony Michael Hall ... Himself - John Hughes Tribute

Gabourey Sidibe ... Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Maggie Gyllenhaal ... Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Natasha Richardson ... Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

James Cameron ... Himself - Nominee: Best Film Editing and Nominee: Best Director & Best Picture

Tim Robbins ... Himself - Presenter

Peter Sarsgaard ... Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Christopher Plummer ... Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

John Hughes ... Himself - Special Memorial Tribute (archive footage)

Forest Whitaker ... Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Kathy Bates ... Herself - Presenter: 'Avatar' Film Clip

Judd Nelson ... Himself - John Hughes Tribute

Lauren Bacall ... Herself - Honorary Oscar recipient

Tyler Perry ... Himself - Presenter: Best Film Editing

Fisher Stevens ... Himself - Co-Winner: Best Documentary Feature

Jon Cryer ... Himself - John Hughes Tribute

Ethan Coen ... Himself - Nominee: Best Picture & Best Original Screenplay

Queen Latifah ... Herself - Presenter: Governors Awards Segment

Oprah Winfrey ... Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Michael Jackson ... Himself / Scarecrow - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Mickey Rooney ... Himself - Audience Member

Kathryn Bigelow ... Herself - Winner: Best Director and Winner: Best Picture

David Carradine ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Pedro Almodóvar ... Himself - Presenter: Best Foreign Language Film

Edward Asner ... Himself - Audience Member / Carl Fredricksen

John Lasseter ... Himself

Suzy Amis ... Herself - Audience Member

Jason Reitman ... Himself - Nominee: Best Picture, Best Director & Best Adapted Screenplay

Bob Peterson ... Dug (voice)

Dom DeLuise ... Himself / Bernie the Agent - in memoriam (archive footage)

Ryan Bingham ... Himself - Winner: Best Original Song

Karl Malden ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Ivan Reitman ... Himself - Nominee: Best Picture

Fred Astaire ... Himself (archive footage)

Fred Melamed ... Himself

Pete Docter ... Himself - Winner: Best Animated Film

Mo'Nique ... Herself - Winner: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Taylor Hackford ... Himself

Ron Silver ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Tom Ford ... Himself - Presenter: Best Costume Design

Bruno Campos ... Prince Naveen (voice)

Roger Corman ... Himself - Honorary Oscar Recipient

Jennifer Jones ... Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Michael Giacchino ... Himself - Winner: Best Original Score

Ben Stein ... Economics Teacher (archive footage)

Lee Daniels ... Himself - Nominee: Best Picture & Best Director

Kathryn Grayson ... Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Roger Ross Williams ... Himself - Winner: Best Documentary Short

David Frankel ... Himself

Joseph Wiseman ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Betsy Blair ... Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Éric Rohmer ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Mark Boal ... Himself - Best Original Screenplay and Co-Winner: Best Picture

Juan José Campanella ... Himself - Winner: Best Foreign Language Film

James Taylor ... Himself - Performer: In Memoriam Segment

Michael-Leon Wooley ... Louis (voice)

Sandy Powell ... Herself - Winner: Best Costume Design

Robert Stromberg ... Himself - Winner: Best Art Direction

Barbara Walters ... Herself - Animated Characters Interviewer

T Bone Burnett ... Himself - Winner: Best Original Song (as T-Bone Burnett)

Mauro Fiore ... Himself - Winner: Best Cinematography

Joel Harlow ... Himself - Winner: Best Makeup

Jon Landau ... Himself - Nominee: Best Picture

Jack Cardiff ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)
Howard Zieff ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Geoffrey Fletcher ... Himself - Winner: Best Adapted Screenplay

Roy Edward Disney ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage) (as Roy E. Disney)

Larry Gelbart ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Louie Psihoyos ... Himself - Winner: Best Documentary Feature

Rick Carter ... Himself - Winner: Best Art Direction
Lou Jacobi ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Army Archerd ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Budd Schulberg ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)
Ken Annakin ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)
Horton Foote ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Bob Murawski ... Himself - Winner: Best Film Editing

Joe Letteri ... Himself - Winner: Best Visual Effects

Greg Shapiro ... Himself - Co-Winner: Best Picture

Josh Wood ... Himself

David Brown ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Joy Michelle Moore ... Herself - Audience Member

Paul N.J. Ottosson ... Himself - Winner: Best Sound & Best Sound Editing
Christen Mooney ... Aisling (voice)

Anastasia Masaro ... Herself - Nominee - Best Production Design

Richard O'Barry ... Himself
Romane Simon ... Himself / Guest
Andrew R. Jones ... Himself - Winner: Best Visual Effects

Tivi Magnusson ... Himself - Winner: Best Live Action Short Film
Giovanni Jackson ... Himself

Chris Innis ... Herself - Winner: Best Film Editing

Barney Burman ... Himself - Winner: Best Makeup
Richard Baneham ... Himself - Winner: Best Visual Effects

Kim Sinclair ... Himself - Winner: Best Art Direction
Haylee Roderick ... Dancer
Simon Channing Williams ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Stephen Rosenbaum ... Himself - Winner: Best Visual Effects
Tullio Pinelli ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Steve Nguyen ... Himself

Pablo Ferro ... Himself - Audience Member
Gareth Wigan ... Himself - in memoriam (archive footage)

Joachim Back ... Himself - Winner: Best Live Action Short Film

Daniel Melnick ... Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)

Gina Tuttle ... Announcer
Elinor Burkett ... Herself - Co-Winner: Best Documentary Short

Rod L Harrell ... Himself

Xoel Pamos ... Himself

Ray Beckett ... Himself - Co-Winner: Best Sound Mixing
Mindy Hall ... Herself - Winner: Best Makeup

Mara Virabov ... Herself (as Mara Vardanyan)

Mariela Besuievsky ... Herself - Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
Yvonne Reyes ... Herself

Nicolas Schmerkin ... Himself - Winner: Best Animated Short Film
Kirk Kelly ... Himself
Jacquelyn Dowsett ... Dancer--Opening
Liinda Garisto ... Opening number dancer
Ben Decker ... Himself

Antonio Banderas ... Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Javier Bardem ... Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Dana Barron ... Audrey Griswold (archive footage) (uncredited)

Christie Brinkley ... The Girl in the Ferrari (archive footage) (uncredited)

John Candy ... Buck Russell / Danny Muldoon / Del Griffith (archive footage) (uncredited)

Chevy Chase ... Clark Griswold (archive footage) (uncredited)

Brian Corsetti ... Himself - Correspondent (uncredited)

Shane Bitney Crone ... Himself (uncredited)

Jamie Lee Curtis ... Laurie Strode (archive footage) (uncredited)

Beverly D'Angelo ... Ellen Griswold (archive footage) (uncredited)

Emilio Estevez ... Andrew Clark (archive footage) (uncredited)

Guillermo Francella ... Himself (uncredited)

Brian Geraghty ... Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Jennifer Grey ... Frances 'Baby' Houseman / Jeanie Griswold (archive footage) (uncredited)

Melanie Griffith ... Herself - Audience Member (uncredited)
Gerardo Herrero ... Himself - Winner: Best Foreign Language Film (uncredited)

Maurice Jarre ... Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage) (uncredited)

Stephen Lang ... Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Janet Leigh ... Marion Crane (archive footage) (uncredited)

Anthony Mackie ... Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Heather O'Rourke ... Carol Anne Freeling (archive footage) (uncredited)

Guy Pearce ... Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Anthony Perkins ... Norman Bates (archive footage) (uncredited)

Joe Pesci ... Harry (archive footage) (uncredited)

CCH Pounder ... Herself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Sapphire ... Herself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Roy Scheider ... Chief Martin Brody (archive footage) (uncredited)

Jane Seymour ... Herself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Jean Simmons ... Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage) (uncredited)

Daniel Stern ... Marv (archive footage) (uncredited)

Michael Stuhlbarg ... Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Rita Wilson ... Herself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Directed by
Hamish Hamilton 
Pete Docter (segment "what the oscars would mean to me: Up")
Anne Fletcher (segment director)
Richard A. Preuss (segment director)
Henry Selick (segment "what the oscars would mean to me: Coraline")
Writing credits
Jon Macks 

Steven Amato  film segment "Where People and Ideas Begin"
Beth Armogida  special material written by
Dave Barry  special material written by
Robert Cohen  special material written by
David Feldman  special material written by
Neil Gaiman  segment "What the Oscars Would Mean to Me: Coraline"
Carol Leifer 
Steve Martin  special material written by
Jeffrey Richman 
Marc Shaiman  special material written by
Bruce Vilanch 
Colleen Werthmann  special material written by
Scott Wittman  special material written by

Produced by
Adrianna Adarme .... associate producer
Steven Amato .... producer (segment "Where People and Ideas Begin")
Ben Biscotti .... audience producer
Emile Goffas .... producer
J.M. Kenny .... supervising producer
Chad Koch .... producer (segment "Where People and Ideas Begin")
Bill Mechanic .... producer
Jonas Rivera .... producer (segment "what the oscars would mean to me: Up")
Michael B. Seligman .... supervising producer
Adam Shankman .... producer
Jonny Stewart .... producer (film segment "Where People and Ideas Begin") (as Jon C. Stewart)
Daniel S. Winston .... segment co-producer
Chuck Workman .... producer (segments "In Memoriam", "Best Picture Clips")
Film Editing by
Jon Bloom 
Alexis Brodey 
Ben Folts 
David Robert Mitchell 
Jessica Murray 
Jake Odenberg 
Nathaniel Park 
Stephen Perkins (segment "What the Oscars would mean to me: Fantastic Mr. Fox") (as Steve Perkins)
Chris Pickens 
Dakota Solt (segment "John Hughes Tribute")
Chuck Workman 
Jeremy Workman 
Larry Fitzgerald (uncredited)
Jonathan Glenn (uncredited)
Production Design by
David Rockwell 
Art Direction by
Joe Celli 
Georgia Tribuiani 
Set Decoration by
Julianna Curtis (segment "What the Oscars Would Mean to Me: Fantastic Mr. Fox")
Costume Design by
Paula Elins 
Rita Ryack 
Makeup Department
Lori Benson .... additional makeup artist
Farah Bunch .... makeup artist
Skyler Campbell .... key makeup artist
Barbara Cantu .... hair stylist
Jocelyn Carpenter .... hair stylist
Catherine Childers .... hair stylist
Heather Cummings .... makeup artist
Fionagh Cush .... makeup artist
Richard F. Esposito .... hair stylist: Alec Baldwin
Barbara Fonte-Kunkel .... key makeup artist (as Barbara Font)
Greg Funk .... makeup artist
Erin Good .... makeup artist
Bruce Grayson .... makeup department head
Deborah Humphries .... makeup artist
Melanie Mills .... makeup artist
Angela Moos .... makeup artist (as Angela Moss)
Vickie Mynes .... additional hair stylist
Stacey Panepinto .... makeup artist: Alec Baldwin
Gail Rowell-Ryan .... additional hair stylist (as Gail Ryan)
Amy Schmiederer .... makeup artist
Susan Seligman .... makeup artist: personal makeup artist
Zena Shteysel .... makeup artist
Maria Valdivia .... key hair stylist
Cindy J. Williams .... makeup artist
Anthony Wilson .... department head hair stylist
Whitney Wood .... makeup artist
Production Management
Marjorie Mann .... production manager
Leslie E. Vincent .... post-production supervisor
Victoria Zika .... production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Hayley Collett .... associate director
Tim Kettle .... associate director
Michael Polito .... associate director
Richard A. Preuss .... associate director
Kenneth Shapiro .... associate director (as Kenneth R. Shapiro)
Art Department
Gregory F. Anderson .... art department intern
Julianna Curtis .... props (segment "What the Oscars Would Mean to Me: Fantastic Mr. Fox")
Manija Emran .... designer
Hugh Grew .... electronic graphics
Trevor Erik Holmes .... art department coordinator
Resa Jorgensen .... assistant art director (as Resa Deverich)
Gloria Lamb .... assistant art director
Sound Department
Patrick Baltzell .... p.a. mixer
Robert Douglass .... audience sweetener
Toby Foster .... vo mixer
Ed Greene .... production sound mixer (as Edward J. Greene)
Manuel Jimenez .... audio assist
Sam Londe .... sound editor
Conner Moore .... sound re-recording mixer
Josh Morton .... sound re-recording mixer
Adrian Ordonez .... sound re-recording mixer
Dan Ortiz .... audio
Bryan Parker .... sound effects editor
Mike Parker .... monitor mixer
Brian Riordan .... sound re-recording mixer
Piste Rouge .... sound mixer (segment: "what the oscars would mean to me: The Secret of Kells")
Bruno Seznec .... sound studio manager
Bruno Seznec .... sound supervisor
Juan Pablo Velasco .... protools
Barry S. Weir Jr. .... post-audio assistant
Special Effects by
Jason Shupe .... automated rigging technician
Visual Effects by
John Haley .... visual effects artist
Brian Obee .... visual effects artist
Ryan Robertson .... motion graphics producer
Camera and Electrical Department
Theodore Ashton .... camera operator (as Ted Ashton)
Rob Balton .... camera operator
Danny Bonilla .... camera operator
Manny Bonilla .... camera operator
John Burdick .... camera operator
Darren Decker .... still photographer
Bob DelRusso .... camera operator (as Bob Del Russo)
Dave Eastwood .... camera operator
Ted Erne .... remote camera specialist
Kevin Faust .... video controller
Greg Harbaugh .... still photographer
Richard Harbaugh .... still photographer
Larry Heider .... camera operator
Marc Hunter .... camera operator
David James .... still photographer
Guy Jones .... video controller
Peter Krajewski .... camera operator
Jay Kulick .... camera operator
Jon Kusner .... lighting director
David Levisohn .... camera operator (as Dave Levisohn)
Michael L. Lewin .... rigging grip
Steve Martyniuk .... camera operator
Lyn Noland .... camera operator
Dave Orell .... still photographer
Rob Palmer .... camera operator
Sketch Pasinski .... techno jib tech
David Plakos .... camera operator
Hector Ramirez .... camera operator
Brian Reason .... camera operator
John Repczynski .... camera operator
Jofre Rosero .... camera operator
Gil Samuelian .... lighting board operator
Mark Sanford .... video controller
Ron Travisano .... remote camera specialist
Damien Tuffereau .... camera operator
Sylvia Vidaurri .... still photographer
Todd Wawrychuk .... still photographer
Danny Webb .... camera operator
Mark Whitman .... camera operator
Kris Wilson .... camera operator
Easter Xua .... camera operator
Animation Department
Payton Curtis .... animator (segment "what the oscars would mean to me: Fantastic Mr. Fox")
Russ Edmonds .... animator: "Prince Naveen" (segment "What the Oscars would mean to me: The Princess and the Frog")
Eric Goldberg .... animator: "Louis" (segment "What the Oscars would mean to me: The Princess and the Frog")
Travis Knight .... character animator (segment "what the oscars would mean to me: Coraline")
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kathleen Russo .... costumer
Phu Styles .... stylist
Marcia Zigler .... costumer
Editorial Department
Skip Arnold .... assistant editor
Bill DeRonde .... videotape editor
Caleb Kadletz .... videotape editor
Randy Magalski .... videotape editor
Jessie Murray .... nomination package editor
Chris Pickens .... nomination package editor
Michael Polito .... videotape editor
Jennifer Sunglao .... assistant editor (as Jennifer J. Sunglao)
Shay Thompson .... assistant editor
John Zimmer .... videotape editor
Location Management
Travis Randall .... location manager
Music Department
Morgan Ames .... musician: singer, background vocals
Jeff Atmajian .... music arranger
Tom Boyd .... oboe soloist
Brad Dechter .... music arranger
George Doering .... musician
Matt Franko .... music preparation
Mark Graham .... music supervisor
Dan Higgins .... music arranger
Gerrit Kinkel .... assistant music engineer
Pablo Munguia .... music playback mixer
Victor Pesavento .... music preparation
Lucian Piane .... composer: additional music
J.A.C. Redford .... music arranger
Peter Rotter .... music contractor
Marc Shaiman .... musical director
Steven L. Smith .... music coordinator
Toddrick Spalding .... music supervisor
Serena Keller Undercofler .... music supervisor
Mervyn Warren .... vocal contractor
Mervyn Warren .... vocalist
Harold Wheeler .... music arranger
Frank Wolf .... orchestra mixer
Joe Zimmerman .... music librarian
Transportation Department
Tim McArthur .... transportation assistant
Other crew
Brian Ankrum .... production assistant
Caprise Arreola .... talent supervisor
Michael Atilano .... production assistant
Sean Barney .... page coordinator
Grant Boerner .... coordinator
John Brooks Caldwell .... production coordinator
Jonathan George Burns .... crew
Kris Butler .... head set medic
Beth Cahn .... credentials assistant
Deborah Cahn .... credentials manager
Skyler Campbell .... red carpet
Chelsea Candelaria .... talent coordinator
Kimble Christian .... red carpet
Tina Cannizzaro DeBone .... script coordinator (as Tina Cannizzaro)
Chuck Dukas .... stand-in
Rick Edwards .... technical director
Kevin Feiertag .... telecommunications
John B. Field .... technical director
Valdez Flagg .... stage manager
Anne Fletcher .... associate choreographer
Matt Gillen .... crew
Beatriz Gómez .... credentials assistant
Tim Harbaugh .... telecommunications
Ryan Kevin Ho .... production assistant
Athena Zoe Hogue .... talent page
Galen Hooks .... assistant choreographer
Patty Jovel .... talent coordinator
Robert Keniston .... talent page
Stephen Lambert .... production assistant
Adam LaPrade .... credential systems administrator
Jin Ah Lee .... production coordinator
Arthur Lewis .... dga stage manager
Phillip Loeb .... librarian
Jameson Lyons .... production assistant
Joseph J. Mancuso .... production assistant
Chris Manigault .... production assistant
Andrea Medina .... talent page
Eric Mentis .... post production assistant
Eric Mentis .... script production assistant
Anne Mureau .... production assistant
Gary Natoli .... head stage manager
Dency Nelson .... stage manager
Vanessa J. Noon .... production coordinator
Kevin Owen .... fiber optics engineer
Sabrina Parke .... production assistant
Adam Poulson .... production staff
Vince Poxon .... stage manager
John Pritchett .... technical director
Tammy Raab .... stage manager
Ryan Robertson .... graphics producer
Michelle Roca .... production assistant
Drew Roder .... production assistant
Kathleen Rodriguez .... production coordinator
Angelo Ruzzo .... production assistant
Blanca Sanchez .... dance rehearsal coordinator
Richard Sankey .... production coordinator
Christopher Scott .... associate choreographer
Harry Shum Jr. .... associate choreographer (as Harry Shum)
Boa Simon .... production assistant
Jamal Sims .... associate choreographer
Shannon P. Smith .... script coordinator
Nicole Somers .... production coordinator
Ryan Sommer .... production assistant
Kristen Patterson Terry .... audience executive
Taylor Thompson .... production coordinator
Toni Thompson .... show publicist
Tony Tomasino .... production assistant
Christina Tong .... production coordinator
Anthony Viscito .... production assistant
David Wader .... stage manager
Rod Wardell .... technical director
Jeff Warden .... production assistant
Thadeus Welch .... production staff
Allan Wells .... screens coordinator
Katherine M. Wells .... assistant to supervising producer: Michael B. Seligman
Victoria Wells .... production associate
Allie White .... production staff
Courtney Wieden .... production staff
Tina Woodhull .... production assistant
Andrew Wright .... post-production scheduler
Tara Darby .... production assistant (uncredited)
Jessica Derhammer .... operations & talent coordinator: academy (uncredited)
Daniel Graham .... dancer (uncredited)
Jeremy Marinas .... dancer: LXD (uncredited)
Alicia Vela-Bailey .... dancer: opening score (uncredited)
Barbara Walters .... special thanks

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Also Known As:
"2010 Academy Awards" - USA (informal short title)
"The 2010 Oscars" - USA (informal short title)
"The Oscars" - USA (informal short title)
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USA:217 min (including commercials)
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

For the first time since 1944, there were 10 Best Picture nominees.See more »
Factual errors: Samuel L. Jackson states that Up (2009) is the second film to be nominated for both Best Picture and Best Animated Film. This is incorrect since the only other animated film to be nominated for Best Picture was Beauty and the Beast (1991), but it was not nominated for Best Animated Film. The category didn't exist in 1991.See more »
Herself - Co-Winner: Best Makeup:I don't want to step on your tail. It's hard to follow that face. We thank you, the Academy. We thank J.J. Abrams. Your vision inspired us, your energy kept us going, and your insistence on perfection brought us here. We thank Bad Robot, Paramount Pictures; we felt your support every day. We had an amazing staff of artists, over forty. We share this with you and we'll be giving your names backstage at that backstage Thank You Cam. Thank you very much.
Himself - Winner: Best Makeup:Happy anniversary, baby.
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Will this year's awards follow the same approach as last years?
Why were there two hosts instead of just one?
Why were there ten Best Picture nominations instead of five?
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7 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
Kathryn goes 2-0 against her ex James! Sandy brings home gold, and Jeff finally gets a well overdue Oscar!, 8 March 2010
Author: Danny Blankenship from Petersburg, Virginia

"The 82nd Annual Academy Awards" wasn't one of the best Oscars, and still not one of the worst. However it was history making and a little different than those past as the hosting was a tag team duty(Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin)and it featured for the first time since 1943 ten films were nominated for best picture. And for the first time in history a female would win best director(Kathryn Bigelow)and her film "The Hurt Locker" would knock off the all time box office grossing king "Avatar" for best picture! And it was nice to see two well deserved overdue veterans win for best actor(Jeff Bridges) and best actress(Sandra Bullock).

Starting off with a bang the tag team of Martin and Baldwin kept the show funny with crude jokes and well written one liners. Proving they were the funniest men in show business especially Steve stood out. However their stage time seemed to take a backseat to presenters, music skits, and speeches. Many past award winners were presenters as always, somewhat surprising was a tribute to the late romantic comedy and teen coming of age director and writer John Hughes. Odd was a montage tribute to horror films? And as typical as this year with music played by James Taylor a homage montage was given to stars that past away why was Farrah Fawcett left out? And the awards given out were predictable no real surprises.

The strongest performance wins were in the best actress category sweetheart Sandra Bullock walked away for her caring sympathetic role in "The Blind Side" clearly the kind of roles that pleases voters. It's nice the down to earth Sandy can take home gold as her speech was emotional almost bringing tears. Most pleasing was seeing the hard working talented Jeff Bridges win best actor for "Crazy Heart". Jeff was long deserving of receiving an award. His acceptance speech was happy go lucky he's a good likable guy too nice pick by the academy. If you saw "Crazy Heart" his performance was talented and amazing for how his character battled pain and hardship on the way to redemption.

Next history was made Kathryn Bigelow was the first female ever to win best director as she won for her film "The Hurt Locker". And to add the icing on the cake "The Hurt Locker" won best picture defeating all time box office champ "Avatar" as Kathryn was two and zero against her ex husband James Cameron who directed "Avatar" and was up for best director. The academy liked a bomb stopping crew over blue aliens! Overall good Oscar show that could have been better it seemed a little rushed and really no surprises in the awards to predictable. It will be most remembered for Bigelow's history making win and well liked for Bullock and Bridges well long overdue deserved wins.

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