The Academy Awards, or "Oscars", is an annual American awards ceremony
hosted by the .... The Special Achievement Award (in the form of an Oscar
statuette); and; The Honorary ... Made of g...
The most recognized trophy in the world, the Oscar statuette has stood on the
mantels of ... Oscar stands 13½ inches tall and weighs in at a robust 8½ pounds.
Feb 20, 2009 ... Oscar is only gold on the outside, inside, he's a mixture of metals. ... Oscar is 13.5
inches (34 centimeters) tall. The Oscar statuettes, officially dubbed the Academy
Award of Merit, have a 24-karat gold plating on their surface.
Feb 28, 2014 ... Behind the Oscar statuette's oh so kissable veneer lies a rich history. Here are 15
facts to use on friends at your Oscars viewing party on March ...
Feb 22, 2012 ... Oscars Pascal Le Segretain, Getty Images/Jemal Countess, Getty ... Fun fact:
Oscar statuette weighs 8 1/2 pounds and is 13 1/2 inches tall.
The Academy Award of Merit, as it was first known in 1928 (now the Oscar) is a
depiction of a knight holding a crusader's sword standing on a reel of film with ...
Feb 25, 2016 ... Here's the history of how an Oscar is made, and what each statuette is ... The
modern Oscar stands 13.5 inches tall with a weight of 8.5 lbs, and ...
Feb 22, 2015 ... The making of an Oscar: How a 14-inch statuette is beautifully crafted ... 13.5
inches tall and a hefty 8.5lbs, are painstakingly manufactured by ...
Stanley sculpted the design; and the California Bronze Foundry hand cast the
first statuette in bronze plated with 24-karat gold. Oscar's height: 13 1/2 inches
Feb 19, 2016 ... Emil Jannings, a German actor who would go on to make propaganda films for
the Nazis in the 1930s, was the first recipient of the legendary ...