This Sunday, it will be celebrated the 85th Academy Awards ceremony, now officially called “The Oscars”, which has planned to pay tribute to the musical genre.
Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, producers of The Oscars, announced that the party will pay tribute to the music of the last decade, with special tributes to Chicago, Dreamgirls and Les Miserables, which competes for eight statuettes.
The legendary actress and singer Barbra Streisand, 70, will make her first appearance in an Oscars since 1977, when she played the winning song of “A Star Is Born.”
In the show, to be held at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, will perform, beside Streisand, English singer Adele, Norah Jones, Dame Shirley Bassey, among other artists.
Nominees who do not get an Oscar will not go home empty handed. The marketing firm based in Los Angeles,Distinctive Assets, will deliver his annual ” Everyone Wins at the Oscars” Nominee Gift Bag, valued at more than $ 45,000.
The vote for the Oscars was closed after a huge campaign, the first online voting system in the 85 year history of the Academy Awards.
Around 5,800 professionals of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, elected the winners of 24 categories, starting on Feb. 8 and ending at 20:00 on Wednesday.