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 Award (that m...
The most recognized trophy in the world, the Oscar statuette has stood on the
mantels of the greatest filmmakers in history since 1929.
Not solid gold, no. Currently, the Academy Award statuettes are made of gold-
plated britannium, an alloy that's mostly made of tin. The very first Oscar
Feb 28, 2016 ... Last December, Polich Tallix was presented with two Oscar statues ... use a more
hollowed-out base to maintain the statuette's trim 8¹/₂-pound ...
Feb 28, 2016 ... Oscar's muscles will look more toned and have a more refined jawline after the
Academy decided to swap manufacturers to honor the statue's ...
Feb 17, 2016 ... When the iconic gold Oscar statues are handed out at the Academy Awards
ceremony on Feb. 28, they'll look a little bit different. The statues ...
Feb 19, 2016 ... The Oscar statuette weighs 8.5lb (3.6kg) and starting with the 2016 Academy
Awards will be created by the Polich Tallix company in New York ...
Jan 21, 2015 ... Ever wondered if the Oscar trophies that the celebrities hold up and kiss on TV
are actually made of solid gold as they appear? Now is your ...
Feb 27, 2016 ... Since 1929, Hollywood has revolved around the golden Oscar statue. The prized
award has gone through facelifts since first debuting as a ...
Mar 4, 2016 ... For a very select few, a seemingly easy solution to help get them through the dry
spell financially might be to sell their Oscar statuette. I mean ...