LOS ANGELES (AP) - Show Bits brings you the 85th annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles through the eyes of Associated Press journalists. Follow them on Twitter where available with the handles listed after each item.
BREAK A LEG
Anne Hathaway, holding her new Oscar, ran into Kristen Stewart, who was on crutches, backstage.
“Oh no!” Hathaway said.
“I know, I’m an idiot,” Stewart replied. “But congratulations!”
“Please tell me you’re going on stage with those,” Hathaway said, pointing to the crutches.
“Nope. I’m gonna hobble,” Stewart said.
“Well, break a leg,” Hathaway said. “Oops.”
Stewart said she stepped on glass.
“I just hope it doesn’t open up right now,” she said backstage.
_ Sandy Cohen _ http://www.twitter.com/APSandy
KICKSTARTER GETS SHOUTOUT
The begging and scraping that goes into getting a film financed is rarely mentioned among the glamour and triumph of the Academy Awards.