ABC has settled on a production team for the upcoming 88th Oscars, set to air on the network on Sunday, Feb. 28. Producers David Hill and Reginald Hudlin unveiled the names of 14 key members of the production team in an announcement today.
In today’s release, ABC says: “This year, Glenn Weiss makes his Oscar telecast debut as director. Weiss has directed numerous televised events, including 15 Tony Awards shows, for which he has garnered three directing Emmys.”
The release adds: “Supervising producer Michael Seligman has more than 300 major television events to his credit and has earned 13 Emmy nominations, including 11 for his work on Oscar telecasts.”
The announcement notes that three new consulting producers are joining the telecast: Cindy Hauser, Nicolle Yaron and Chris Pizzi.
Please click here to read the full release, including details on all of the production team members announced today.