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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

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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.

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