All actors think they can sing or perform on a musical stage but it’s not that easy, just ask Rob Lowe. Here is proof how hard it is as the five men nominated in the Best Leading Actor category try and do their best with what they’ve got.
Steve Carell with assistance from Paul Rudd
Bradley Cooper shows off his air guitar skills to Neil Young’s “Down By The River”
Benedict Cumberbatch sings “Can’t Keep It Inside” from the film “August: Osage County”
Michael Keaton (#9) sings Paul McCartney’s “With A Little Luck” with a little help from Mary Tyler Moore, Swoosie Kurtz and David Letterman (!!!)
Eddie Redmayne re-enacts his audition for the musical “Oliver”