TV Guide, Oscars Call In the Marines2/26/2004 9:18 AM Eastern
TV Guide Channel is bringing the Marines to the Academy Awards.
The network said Thursday that it will bring six U.S. Marines currently stationed at the Camp Pendleton Marine Corp base near San Diego to the76th Annual Academy Awards, where they will each receive two red-carpet-viewing seats, as well as invitations to the "14th Annual Night of 100 Stars Oscar-Viewing & Black Tie Gala" at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Each officer will also be profiled on the network’s What’s on beginning Thursday, Feb. 26. The daily show airs at 7 p.m. EST/PST.