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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 91st Academy Awards.The films are listed below in alphabetical order:“Ant-Man and the Wasp”“Aquaman”“Avengers: Infinity War”“Black Panther”“Bumblebee”“Christopher Robin”“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald”“First Man”“Incredibles 2”“Isle of Dogs”“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom”“Mary Poppins Returns”“Mission: Impossible – Fallout”“Mortal Engines”“The Nutcracker and the Four Realms”“Paddington 2”“A Quiet Place”“Ready Player One”“Solo: A Star Wars Story...
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GLENN WEISS TO CO-PRODUCE AND DIRECT THE OSCARSOscar-winning producer Donna Gigliotti will produce the 91st Oscars, and Emmy®-winning director Glenn Weiss will co-produce and direct the show, Academy President John Bailey announced today.  The Oscars will air live on the ABC Television Network and broadcast outlets worldwide on Sunday, February 24, 2019.“Donna and Glenn will infuse new energy and vision into this 91st awards presentation, and we are excited about a broad-based creative relationship with these two artists,” said Bailey.“I’m grateful to the Academy and ABC for entrusting...
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KEY DATES FOR THE 92ND OSCARS ANNOUNCEDWhile remaining committed to celebrating a wide spectrum of movies, the Academy announced today that it will not present the new Oscars category at the upcoming 91st awards. The Academy recognized that implementing any new award nine months into the year creates challenges for films that have already been released.  The Board of Governors continues to be actively engaged in discussions, and will examine and seek additional input regarding this category. “There has been a wide range of reactions to the introduction of a new award, and we...
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The Academy’s Board of Governors has approved Oscars® rules and campaign regulations for the 91st Academy Awards®.Submission deadlines for awards eligibility have been changed.  There is now one submission deadline – Monday, October 1, 2018 – for the Animated Feature Film, Documentary Feature, Documentary Short Subject, Foreign Language Film, Animated Short Film and Live Action Short Film categories.  The submission deadline for Best Picture and all other categories is Thursday, November 15, by 5 p.m. PT.In the Music categories, all members of the Music Branch will view films...
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THE OSCARS AIRS LIVE SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2019ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORKThe Academy and the ABC Television Network today announced key dates for the 91st Oscars®. The Academy Awards® presentation will air live on ABC on Oscar® Sunday, February 24, 2019.Academy key dates for the 2018 Awards season are:Governors Awards: Sunday, November 18, 2018Nominations voting opens: Monday, January 7, 2019Nominations voting closes: Monday, January 14, 2019Oscar Nominations Announcement: Tuesday, January 22, 2019Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Monday, February 4, 2019Scientific and Technical Awards: Saturday,...
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EMILY BLUNT, SANDRA BULLOCK,DAVE CHAPPELLE, EUGENIO DERBEZ, ANSEL ELGORT, JANE FONDA,JODIE FOSTER, EIZA GONZÁLEZ, ASHLEY JUDD, NICOLE KIDMAN,MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY, HELEN MIRREN, RITA MORENO,LUPITA NYONG’O AND CHRISTOPHER WALKENProducers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd today announced additional presenters for the 90th Oscars® telecast. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the Oscars will air live Sunday, March 4, on the ABC Television Network.The additional presenters, including past Oscar® winners and nominees, are Emily Blunt, Sandra Bullock, Dave Chappelle, Eugenio Derbez, Ansel Elgort, Jane Fonda,...
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GAEL GARCÍA BERNAL, MARY J. BLIGE, COMMON, ANDRA DAY, NATALIA LAFOURCADE, MIGUEL, KEALA SETTLE AND SUFJAN STEVENSGael García Bernal, Mary J. Blige, Andra Day, Natalia LaFourcade, Miguel, Keala Settle, Sufjan Stevens and Oscar® winner Common will perform this year's nominated songs at the 90th Oscars® ceremony, show producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced today. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the Oscars will air live on Sunday, March 4, on the ABC Television Network.“We’re excited to have these talented artists showcase the powerful contribution music makes to filmmaking,” said De Luca...
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Academy governor Lois Burwell, event producer Cheryl Cecchetto and master chef Wolfgang Puck will team to create this year’s Governors Ball, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ official post-Oscars® celebration, which will immediately follow the 90th Oscars ceremony on Sunday, March 4.  The Ball’s 1,500 invited guests include Oscar® winners and nominees, show presenters and other telecast participants.The Governors Ball will honor the 90th anniversary of the Oscars with a celebration of the history of film, highlighting a near-century of cinematic vision, ingenuity and...
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GAL GADOT, MARK HAMILL, ARMIE HAMMER, OSCAR ISAAC,LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA, GINA RODRIGUEZ, EVA MARIE SAINT,WES STUDI, KELLY MARIE TRAN AND ZENDAYAProducers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd today announced 10 more presenters for the 90th Oscars® telecast. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the Oscars will air live Sunday, March 4, on the ABC Television Network.The additional presenters include Gal Gadot, Mark Hamill, Armie Hammer, Oscar Isaac, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Gina Rodriguez, Eva Marie Saint, Wes Studi, Kelly Marie Tran and Zendaya."Together, these artists represent some of the most beloved movies of our...
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To ensure public safety, support security strategies and facilitate the production of this year’s Oscars®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the City of Los Angeles have finalized street closure plans around the Dolby Theatre™ at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood.To accommodate the construction of press risers, fan bleachers and pre-show stages along the Oscars red carpet, Hollywood Boulevard will be closed between Highland Avenue and Orange Drive beginning at 10 p.m. on Sunday, February 25, and remain closed until 6 a.m. on Wednesday March 7.MTA subway trains...
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