Oscars Cuts Ties With PwC Accountants Involved in Best Picture Mistake
Accountants Brian Cullinan and Martha Ruiz will not be working on the show, Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced on Wednesday (March 1).
Both Brian and Martha had worked the show and been tasked with safeguarding the results for several years.
According to TMZ, the duo will kept their day jobs at the accounting firm.
Cheryl also told The Associated Press that the Academy’s relationship with PwC, which has been responsible for tallying and revealing Oscar winners for 83 years, remains under review.