Oscars whodunit: Which accountant screwed up the ‘Moonlight’ win?


And then there were two.

We got some clarity late Sunday night as to exactly how La La Land was announced as Best Picture when it was really Moonlight’s prize to win: Someone from Pricewaterhousecoopers — which has had this Academy Awards gig for more than 80 years now — handed presenter Warren Beatty the wrong envelope.

That narrows it down to two suspects. And as of publication, only these two individuals know who did the deed.

On one side of the stage was Brian Cullinan, Chairman of PwC’s U.S. Board, taking part in his fourth Oscars. On the other was his colleague Martha L. Ruiz, now participating in her third Academy Awards. …

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Via: Mashable: Film

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