2016 Academy Awards: This Year’s Show by the Numbers
The 88th Annual Academy Awards are rapidly approaching and fans seem to know the nominees backwards and forwards by now. They have their favorites, recognized who was snubbed and are ready to live tweet the show.
So, what don’t these avid movie fans know?
Here’s a breakdown of this year’s Oscar’s by some pretty significant numbers. Some of these facts may actually surprise you.
28: The day that the Oscar’s will take place this year. The show will be on February 28 at 8:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on ABC.
3: The number of movies nominated that have a main character named “Joy.” (The films include Joy, Room and Inside Out.)
27: Number of Academy Award nominations by every Star Wars film ever. Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is nominated for five awards this year!
1: Number of time Donald Trump’s #mcm Rob Lowe has appeared in drag at the Academy Awards.