was originally announced as producer of the show on August 4, 2011. He resigned in November the same year after causing controversy by saying "rehearsal is for fags" following a screening of Tower Heist
(2011). He was replaced with Brian Grazer
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Christopher Plummer - Winner: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
[to the Oscar
You're only two years older than me, darling. Where have you been all my life? I have a confession to make. When I first emerged from my mother's womb, I was already rehearsing my Academy thank you speech. But it was so long ago, mercifully for you I've forgotten it. But I haven't forgotten who to thank. The Academy, of course, for this extraordinary honor. And my fellow nominees: Kenneth, Nick, Jonah, dear Max. I'm so proud to be in your company. Of course I wouldn't be here at ...
to the tune of "I Won't Dance"
Music by Jerome Kern
Performed by Billy Crystal See more