Film Academy Makes Hairstyling Eligible For Oscar
Posted on Fri Jun 29, 2012 10:00 AM PDT

200the-hunger-games-lf04.jpg LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Hollywood hairstylists will now have the opportunity to take home an Oscar for their stylish coifs!

The film academy announced on Thursday that the Academy Award for makeup will now be known as the makeup and hairstyling award.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Board of Governors also voted to allow additional songwriters to be considered in the original song category, and the 85th annual Academy Awards will also make clear technical requirements for awards in the foreign language and visual effects categories.

The 85th Academy Awards will air live on February 24, 2013. Oscar rules are reviewed annually.