Baz, Apatow, Miller Contribute To Oscars

Bennett Miller (“Capote”), Baz Luhrmann (“Australia”) and Judd Apatow (“Knocked Up”) are set to direct segments for the upcoming 81st Annual Academy Awards which is broadcast on February 22nd says the AP Wire.

Luhrmann has created a production number featuring Oscar host Hugh Jackman, Miller will contribue a short film sequence to kick off the ceremony, and Apatow will direct a comedic tribute short film along with some live action material for that section of the show.

Other filmmakers will be involved but producers refuse to divulge any further details.