2ND UPDATE: Academy Decides Producer Credits On 'Hurt Locker' & 'Blind Side'

UPDATES More Best Picture Oscar Credit Controversy
UPDATES ‘Hurt Locker’ Oscar Credits ControversyOsc2

Heading off a potential Crash controversy in the Best Picture category, the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences this afternoon cleared the way for the 4 credited producers of The Hurt Locker to stand onstage and receive Oscars if the film should emerge victorious on March 7th. Academy rules limit Best Picture nominations to three producers, except in extreme cases. I’ve learned it was decided after deliberations today that Greg Shapiro, Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal and Nicolas Chartier all pulled their weight and deserve the honor. A spokesperson for Summit told me all the producers were relieved by today’s decision. (more…)

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