AJ Young, 23, from Chicago, right, and Jennifer Brofer, 30, from Austin, Texas, center, talk backstage during rehearsals for the 85th Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. Young and Brofer were among the six college students selected to serve as trophy presenters for The Academy Awards which will take place on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP) Copyright 2013, The Associated Press.
Students replace models as Oscar trophy carriers
LOS ANGELES (AP) — You know those tall, leggy beauties that normally carry the Oscar trophies so the stars can present them?
They've been replaced this year by aspiring filmmakers. Six college students from across the country won a contest to help present the Oscar statuettes this year.
Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (218) 333-9200 and we can help you.