“The Wizard Of Oz” Slated for 75th Anniversary Oscar Celebration
It’s still one of the most beloved movies of all time, and “The Wizard of Oz” will get a huge tribute at the 86th Academy Awards in honor of its 75th anniversary.
The 1939 flick, starring Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr, Jack Haley, Billie Burke and Margaret Hamilton was nominated for six Oscars back in the day, including Best Picture.
And Academy Awards producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are looking forward to giving props to a film which has stood the test of time.
They told press, "We are delighted to celebrate the birthday of one of the most beloved movies of all time at this year’s Oscars.”