80th ACADEMY AWARDS ® FACTS
Number of eligible pictures for this year 306
Number of times Jon Stewart has hosted the Academy Awards show This will be his 2nd time. The week before the show, on what day will rehearsals with talent begin? Thursday
Number of seat fillers Approx. 250
Number of bleacher seats 612
Number of cameras used during the show 14 high-definition cameras for the red carpet arrivals segment
Number of crew members working during the telecast Approx. 350 Number of LED screens temporarily attached to the Hollywood & Highland Center for the show: 2
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