Michael B. Seligman, who has associate produced the Academy Awards for 22 years, will serve as exec producer of the next Oscar show, according to telecast producers Richard D. Zanuck and Lili Fini Zanuck.
Seligman, a live event producing specialist, has more than 250 TV credits. Among them are Emmy broadcasts, Kennedy Center Honors shows and specials such as “Return to the Titanic.”
On New Year’s Eve, Seligman will be supervising producer on “America’s Millennium,” which will go live from Washington, D.C.
The 72nd Academy Awards will are set for Sunday, March 26, at the Shrine Auditorium.