Armed with three comedic cohosts, one of many tightest Best Picture races in years, and hopefully sufficient hand sanitizer to fill a big swimming pool within the Hollywood Hills, the Academy Awards will return to its dwelling on the Dolby Theater on Sunday.
Although the venue is not going to be crammed to capability, the ceremony will look way more like a typical Oscars telecast than final yr’s awkward outing at Union Station Los Angeles. ABC, which broadcasts the occasion, is little doubt hoping for a rankings rebound, as is the broader leisure trade as an entire. And in the event you’re a film lover, you are able to do your half by watching or streaming the occasion reside. Here’s what to know:
When and the place will the Oscars happen?
The 94th Academy Awards ceremony happen on Sunday, March 27, at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT. They might be broadcast reside on ABC from the Dolby Theatre at Ovation Hollywood. Wanda Sykes, Amy Schumer, and Regina Hall will host. Nominations for Best Picture embody, Belfast, CODA, Don’t Look Up, Drive My Car, Dune, King Richard, Licorice Pizza, Nightmare Alley, The Power of the Dog, and West Side Story. You can take a look at the complete checklist of nominations right here.
Where to look at the Oscars
The following streaming companies will stream the ceremony, however make sure you examine to verify ABC is obtainable in your space. These are paid companies. However, you could possibly get a free promotional week:
You can even stream the occasion on a pc at ABC.com in your cell gadgets by way of the ABC apps. You’ll must log in with a pay-TV supplier.
Are there any completely free methods to look at the Oscars?
Yes! ABC is a broadcast community that’s technically obtainable over the air totally free. Sadly, among the finest methods to stream free broadcast TV—the nonprofit service Locast—shut down in September within the wake of a lawsuit by the very firms whose channels it allow you to stream. But there’s nothing stopping you from grabbing an over-the-air antenna and watching the Oscars the old style method.