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Eye-opening video shows behind the scenes during an Oscars acceptance speech

And… breathe.

IN 1996, CUBA Gooding Jr won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar for Jerry Maguire.

His acceptance speech was famously emotional – he ran over the music intended to usher winners off the stage and continued thanking stars in the audience.

So what happens behind the scenes during an Oscars speech? Well, it’s stressful. This video shows the work that goes into capturing the moment for TV:


Rather him than us, frankly.

(If you’re watching on mobile, the speech starts at about 2m 18s.)

via Reddit

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