The 83rd Annual Academy Awards are set to air on Sunday February 27th. According to Yahoo! search data, Black Swan reigns supreme and the web is buzzing about co-host Anne Hathaway.
According to Yahoo! web is excited about Hollywood's big show:
- Searches for "when are the Oscars" are spiking on Yahoo!
- Searches on Yahoo! for "Oscars 2011" are up 1403%
- Oscar ballots are spiking on Yahoo! up 38%
- Searches for award show are split between males and females
- States Searching for "Oscars" the most: California, Illinois, Texas, Washington and New Jersey
- Definitely for the older crowd: those under 24 only make up 16% of searches for "Oscars"
Yahoo! top searched nominated films:
- Black Swan
- True Grit
- 127 hours
- The Kids Are Alright
- The Fighter
- Toy Story 3
Yahoo! top searched nominated actresses:
- Natalie Portman
- Nicole Kidman
- Jennifer Lawrence
- Annette Bening
Yahoo top searched nominated actors:
- Javier Bardem
- James Franco
- Colin Firth
- Jeff Bridges
Yahoo! top searched Oscar hosts:
- Anne Hathaway
- Ellen DeGeneres
- James Franco
- Alec Baldwin
- Hugh Jackman
- Whoopi Goldberg
- Jon Stewart
- Chris Rock
- Steve Martin
Hostess with the Most --
- Yahoo! users searched for Oscar co-host Anne Hathaway more than all of the "Best Actress" nominees.
You can check out Yahoo! Movies' coverage complete with predictions, nominees, polls, photos and more: here.
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