The 91st Academy Awards Ceremony will be held today, February 24, at 8:00 pm ET / 5PM PT on ABC. It's the biggest evening in the film industry when a selection of last year's films, as well as the actors, directors, and other important people who helped shape them, are praised for their achievements.
You can preview the Oscars and red carpet events in advance, regardless of your TV setup. Over-the-air antenna users and satellite and cable subscribers have it easiest. But if you are a cable cutter, there are many notable over-the-top streaming services that will give you a free trial.
Who hosts the Oscars?
This is the first Oscar since 1989, when Rob Lowe calls a snowy Snow White-themed number the headliner instead of the usual host chatter. Casey Newton said in his daily newsletter, The Interface, "Without him, the show is much better." But the novelty of a host-less show is worth a look, if only to see if the academy addresses the controversy directly. or unwieldy maneuvers around him.
How can I watch?
The Oscars are aired on ABC, which is easily accessible if you have an antenna or a paid cable or satellite subscription. Alternatively, if you pay for watching TV, you can watch a live Oscars stream on ABC.com or the ABC app on your favorite streaming device when you sign in with your cable or satellite IDs.
If you want all you want to see is the show's red carpet, you just need a Twitter account. It starts at 18:30 ET / 15:30 PT and the livestream can start from The Academy Profile .
. For cable cutters, there are several ways to adjust to the Oscars. ABC includes several over-the-top streaming services that can be requested in your area, as availability varies by location. If you do not want to pay a penny, all of these services will offer free trials if you have not already redeemed them for past events:
How can I track the ceremony outside the United States?
A The list of international TV channels that have broadcasting rights to the Oscars has not been shared, although it is likely that most of those who broadcast the awards last year will do so again in 2019. If you live outside the US, we have the following where you can probably turn it on.
What are some awards?
Alfonso Cuarón Roma and Yorgos Lanthimos The Favorite lead the ranking with 10 nominations each, including Best Picture. Other films for the highest accolade include A Star is Born and Vice (both have eight nominations), Ryan Coogler's Black Panther (seven nominations) The First Superhero Movie, which was ever nominated for Best Picture), Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman (six nominations) and finally the Bohemian Rhapsody and Green Book five nominations in other categories.
Here is a complete list of nominated films.
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