The Academy Awards return this weekend to celebrate an outstanding year in film releases. With vaccinations now widely available, the theaters saw record-breaking ticket sales as moviegoers seemed more willing to return to theaters to see the much-anticipated releases. But theaters haven’t completely supplanted streamers — Netflix has received a dozen nominations for its critically acclaimed drama The power of the dog and several more for his doomsday comedy Don’t look up.
Those with traditional cable bundles or an antenna are already ready to watch the event live on ABC when it airs tonight. But if you lack the hardware or a cable box, multiple services will carry the coverage as well.
Who hosts the Oscars?
Wanda Sykes, Regina Hall and Amy Schumer are hosting the 94th Academy Awards, but expect many other celebrity guest appearances during the event. Presenters include Josh Brolin, Jacob Elordi (aka euphoriaNate Jacobs), Jake Gyllenhaal, Wesley Snipes, Uma Thurman, Zoë Kravitz, Sean “Diddy” Combs, Jason Momoa, Jill Scott, JK Simmons, Serena Williams, Venus Williams and Tony Hawk.
Additionally, Beyoncé, Billie Eilish and Finneas, Reba McEntire and Sebastián Yatra are expected to perform Oscar-nominated titles during the event.
When do the Oscars start?
The Oscars begin at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
Where can I watch the Oscars online?
Viewers can watch the event on abc.com or in the ABC app by signing up through their provider. In addition, viewers can stream the event on live TV services that are broadcasting the event. (A notable exception is Sling, which ABC does not currently carry in any market. A Sling spokesperson said its users use it frequently AirTV solution as a workaround.) The following live TV services broadcast ABC:
- Hulu with Live TV
- YouTube TV
- AT&T TV
- Football TV
Alternatively, the Oscars can be streamed on-demand on Hulu the following day, ABC spokeswoman Nicole Gonzales said The edge.
How can I watch the Oscars outside of the US?
The Oscars will be broadcast in more than 200 territoriesbut Gonzales told The edge This coverage is licensed for each country and its various broadcast partners. In Canada, the show will be broadcast on the CTV network.
What are the Oscar nominations?
Best Picture nominees include Belfast, KODA, Don’t look up, drive my car, dune, King Richard, Liquorice Pizza, nightmare alley, The power of the dogand Westside Story. A full list of nominees in each category can be viewed found here.
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