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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Oscar coming to Baltimore Friday

Oscar coming to Baltimore Friday

Ever wanted to make like you won an Oscar without having to do anything like actually act in a movie?

Area awards-show fans will get their chance Friday when one of the real statuettes makes a stop at Baltimore's Inner Harbor -- part of an 11-city "Roadtrip" to drum-up interest in the Feb. 24 awards ceremony.

Fans will have the chance to pose with the Oscar, practice their acceptance speeches and snap a picture. Short of actually walking the red carpet on Academy Awards night, it may be the closest they'll ever come to one of the coveted figurines. And unlike the actors, actresses and other film folk vying for recognition from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and...