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Could Justin Bieber’s ‘Never Say Never’ Get a Best Doc Oscar Nomination?



Justin Bieber
: Oscar contender? 
 

It may sound like a crazy notion, but Bieber fever has apparently grabbed hold of Hollywood’s upper crust. According to a source, The King’s Speech and The Fighter weren’t the only pictures being buzzed about at post-Oscar soirees like the Vanity Fair party. Never Say Never, the Biebs’ $63 million grossing documentary and 3D concert film, had impressed its share of Academy members also.
 
“You’d be surprised at the caliber of people who came up to Justin at the Vanity Fair party, most of whom had seen the movie [Never Say Never] and loved it,” says an insider. “There was even talk of putting it up for an Oscar next year in the documentary category. People appreciate that it’s not just a kids’ movie.” 
 
Indeed, when it comes to a future in film, Tom Hanks reportedly offered his own advice to Bieber, telling the 17-year-old pop phenom, “Don't become a jaded professional actor” (Justin Timberlake diss?) and “good luck to you.”
 
Bieber, director John Chu and Paramount Studios can rest easy for now. The deadline for submission to the Academy Awards is typically scheduled for early December, at least nine months away. On the other hand, some might say it's never too early for an Oscar campaign. 

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So psyched to NSN in approximately two hours!
Tags: award show - academy awards, film, justin bieber, tom hanks
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