Nominations Ballots Due January 12 for 2008 Oscars®
Beverly Hills, CA (January 8, 2009) — The 5,810 voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences must return their completed Oscar® nominations ballots to PricewaterhouseCoopers no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, January 12.
Ballots received after that deadline will not be counted.
PricewaterhouseCoopers will tabulate the ballots using the preferential voting system.
The 81st Academy Awards nominations will be announced on Thursday, January 22, 2009, at 5:30 a.m. PT in the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
Academy Awards® for outstanding film achievements of 2008 will be presented on Sunday, February 22, 2009, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center®, and televised live by the ABC Television Network.
The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 200 countries worldwide.