Crystal is aware of a factor or two in regards to the Oscars after internet hosting the present 9 instances.
“I have great faith in the producers,” Crystal advised CNN in an interview on Thursday, whereas selling his upcoming film, “Here Today.”
“Mr. Soderbergh is a genius, and my hope is that they can do something that is so difficult to do. I just hope that people watch and appreciate how difficult it is to pull off a show like this and focus on the work — the great acting and directing in every category and appreciate it. Hopefully, we will get back to the movies.”
The present’s producers — Steven Soderbergh, Stacey Sher and Jesse Collins — lately mentioned will probably be an expertise not like something in Oscars historical past.
After a two-month delay as a result of Covid-19 pandemic, the Academy Awards will happen at Union Station in Los Angeles, together with the Dolby Theatre. Although there isn’t any set host, presenters introduced up to now embody Bong Joon Ho, Harrison Ford, Brad Pitt, Reese Witherspoon, Angela Bassett, Halle Berry, Don Cheadle, Regina King and Bryan Cranston.