With the 2017 Academy Awards around the corner, WalletHub released a bunch of Oscar fun facts! Here are a few:
1. 2017 is the first year that black actors are nominated in every acting category!
2. The 24-karat-gold-plated Oscar statuette is currently valued at $696.
3. The red carpet for the Oscars is 16,500-square-feet and costs $30K!!
4. The ceremony costed a total of $42.8M!
You can check out all of their Oscar fun facts here!