The episode will look at the history of broadcasting the Oscars®, from radio to television, the rituals fans have created around the broadcast, and a discussion of the future of presenting the Academy Awards in the age of social media.
Guests: Academy president David Rubin (TBD), ABC executive Rob Mills, comedy writer Bruce Vilanch, TCM host and entertainment expert Dave Karger
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