92nd Academy Awards
Date: February 9, 2020
Time: 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.
Site: Dolby Theatre
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Preshow hosts: * Tamron Hall, * Billy Porter, * Lily Aldridge, * Elvis Mitchell, * Ryan Seacrest
Each January, the entertainment community and film fans around the world turn their attention to the Academy Awards. Interest and anticipation builds to a fevered pitch leading up to the Oscar telecast, when hundreds of millions of movie lovers tune in to watch the glamorous ceremony and learn who will receive the highest honors in filmmaking. This year’s Nominations Announcement took place on Monday, January 13, 2020. The 92nd Oscars will air live on ABC on Sunday, February 9, 2020.
The 92nd Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), will honor the best films of 2019 and is scheduled to take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. After more than a decade of holding the Academy Award ceremonies towards the end of February, the 92nd Academy Awards is due to take place earlier in the month, on February 9, 2020. During the ceremony, AMPAS will present Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 24 categories. The ceremony will be televised in the United States by ABC and produced by Lynette Howell Taylor and Stephanie Allain, and directed by Glenn Weiss. Citing the success of the format at the 91st presentation in 2019, ABC announced that the ceremony will again be conducted without a host.
Produced by: Lynette Howell Taylor and Stephanie Allain
Directed by: Glenn Weiss
Most nominations: Joker