The most anticipated awards show in the world, 89th Academy Awards or Oscars 2017 is here. The Oscar Awards 2017 will take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California.
Oscars 2017 show will be live telecast by ABC on Sunday, February 26 at 8:30 pm EST (by Star Movies channel on February 27, at 5.30 am IST and repeat at 8.30 am IST on Monday for the Indian audiences).
The prestigious awards will be presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 24 categories with Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone-starrer La La Land leading nominations when announced for the same on January 24, 2017.
Oscar Awards 2017 live streaming will be available on ABC app or ABC.com along with 89th Academy Awards 2017 official website running the link to watch online. Oscars 2017 Red Carpet will be streamed on the official Facebook page at 4 pm local time.
Those interested can also follow Oscars 2017 Snapchat, Facebook and Twitter pages to get live updates, latest photos and videos of the celebrities and award winners. Oscar Awards 2017 live streaming: Where and how to watch the 89th Academy Awards online and on TV in US and India.
Oscars 2017 Nominations were announced on January 24, 2017, via global live stream with romantic-musical La La Land earned 14 nominations. The film starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone tied with 1950 movie All About Eve and 1997 movie Titanic for the record nominations.
Arrival and Moonlight picked up eight nominations each in the 89th Academy Awards 2017 to take second place. On February 11, 2017, the Academy Scientific and Technical Awards were presented by hosts John Cho and Leslie Mann.
Oscars 2017 will kick off at 8:30 p.m. ET / 5:30 p.m. PT on ABC channel for the viewers in the United States. ABC has aired Oscar awards night every year since 1976. 89th Academy Awards is produced by Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd and directed by Glenn Weiss. The audiences watching Oscars 2017 in India can tune in to Star Movies and Star Movies Select HD starting at 5:30 am IST.
The repeat telecast of Academy Awards 2017 will be aired on the same day at 8.30 pm IST. India-origin British actor Dev Patel is running in the nominations category for Best Supporting Actor for his role in critically acclaimed film Lion.
In Australia, 89th Academy Awards will be telecasted live and exclusively by the country's second-ranked free-to-air broadcaster, The Nine Network. The Oscars 2017 awards show will be aired live at 12:30 p.m. local time on Monday. There is a noticeable amount of excitement noticed among Australian fans as record numbers of nominations, 14, have been earned by the Aussie filmmakers and actors. For the fans based in Canada, National network CTV will broadcast starting at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT.
In England and Ireland, pay TV giant Sky Network will be airing the live show of Academy Awards 2017 starting at 1:30 a.m. local time. The Oscars 2017 ceremony will also have a repeat telecast by Sky channel the following day, along with major highlights telecast on the Sky Living network.
There are several live streaming options also made available including the official website and social media pages of the 89th Academy Awards. The official website of Academy Awards 2017 is oscar.go.com. Watch the Red Carpet arrivals, exclusive interviews by stars and live awards ceremony via the live-stream on ABC.com.
ABC app is giving a complete bag of options to watch Oscars 2017 on television, online and mobile. The Indian fans can catch the Awards ceremony live broadcasted on Hotstar.com. Keep yourself glued to Twitter for all the real-time live updates.