How to watch the 2024 Academy Awards

The 96th Academy Awards will take place in the Dolby Theatre tonight, bringing together some of Hollywood’s biggest stars. It’s a sign that after the months-long writers’ and actors’ strikes last year, things are beginning to return to normal.

A number of performers, including Ryan Gosling, will perform in between the award announcements. Here’s everything you need to know about watching the Oscars this year if you want to see what it has to offer and discover which movie wins the most statues.

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What time do the Oscars begin?

On Sunday, March 10th, 2024, the Oscars will begin airing. The show will run from 7 PM ET / 4 PM PT to 10 PM ET / 7 PM PT.

Where will the Oscars be broadcast?

You can watch the Academy Awards on your local ABC station if you have cable or satellite. By logging in with your TV provider, you can watch the Oscars on ABC’s website or app.

With a subscription to Hulu + Live TV, YouTube TV, Fubo, or DirecTV Stream, you can watch the Oscars without cable. If you’re not in the US, you can see which networks are airing the Oscars in each nation by looking at this list.

Who is the Oscars presenter?

For the second consecutive year, Jimmy Kimmel will present this year’s Oscar ceremony. He also hosted the ceremony in 2017 and 2018, so this is his fourth time hosting.

This year’s awards are also being presented by a number of celebrities. Nicolas Cage, Michelle Yeoh, Dwayne Johnson, Octavia Spencer, Al Pacino, Jennifer Lawrence, Zendaya, Matthew McConaughey, Ke Huy Quan, and many others are scheduled to perform.

Which candidates are nominated this year?

Ten films, including Barbie, Oppenheimer, Killers of the Flower Moon, and Poor Things, are nominated for Best Picture this year. In the meantime, the best actor categories include Bradley Cooper, Paul Giamatti, Cillian Murphy, Lily Gladstone, Carey Mulligan, and Emma Stone.

The complete list of nominees is available here.

What more am I to anticipate?

The performances at the Academy Awards are one of the most thrilling aspects of the event, and this year there will be many of them:

  • DJ Mark Ronson and Ryan Gosling: “I’m Just Ken” from Barbie
  • Finneas O’Connell and Billie Eilish: “What Was I Made For?” from Barbie
  • Becky G.: Flamin’ Hot’s “The Fire Inside”
  • The Osage Singers and Scott George perform “Wahzhazhe (A Song For My People)” taken from Flower Moon Killers
  • Jon Batiste: American Symphony’s “It Never Went Away”

The Hollywood Reporter claims that, as was the case in 2009, the nominees for Best Actor and Best Actress will be introduced by the five previous winners of those awards during the Oscar ceremony.

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