As crews piece together the massive main stage for Thursday’s 2012 MTV Video Music Award, we take you backstage to break down the numbers.

By Gil Kaufman

2012 MTV Video Music Awards stage

Photo: John Shearer/ Invision/ MTV/ AP Images


Ana Beatriz Barros Ana Hickmann Ana Ivanovi Ana Paula Lemes Ananda Lewis Angela Marcello Angelina Jolie Anna Faris Anna Friel Anna Kournikova