After a yr of acceptance speeches given over Zoom, the 93rd Academy Awards will appear comparatively regular with most of the nominees attending in particular person at one of two locations, The Dolby Theater in Hollywood and Union Station in Los Angeles.
This yr, the Oscars musical performances will likely be pre-recorded and aired throughout the pre-show, “Oscars: Into the Spotlight” which begins at 6:30pm EST. A post-show, “Oscars: After Dark”, hosted by Colman Domingo and Andrew Rannells, will air instantly after the awards show.
The producers of this yr’s Oscars, Jessie Colins, Stacey Sher, and Steven Soderbergh, have overvalued this yr’s listing of movie star presenters. The presenters may even be a much bigger a part of the show than regular.
Soderbergh told the Hollywood Reporter that this yr’s presenters “have much more to do right here than a typical presenter scenario. They have an act of the show, it is their act they usually’re out right here telling these tales. Very private tales about every of those nominees and every of those movies.”
Here are the presenters for the 93rd Academy Awards, as reported by ABC.
Following custom, the award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role will likely be offered by final yr’s Best Actress in a Supporting Role winner. Dern received in 2020 for her function as a divorce legal professional in “Marriage Story”.
This yr’s nominees for Best Actor in a Supporting Role are Sacha Baron Cohen (The Trial of the Chicago 7), Daniel Kaluuya (Judas and the Black Messiah), Leslie Odom Jr. (One Night in Miami), Paul Raci (Sound of Metal), and Lakeith Stanfield (Judas and the Black Messiah).
Pitt took residence an Oscar final yr for his function in Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.” He will likely be presenting the award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role tonight. The nominees are Maria Bakalova (Borat Subsequent Moviefilm), Glenn Close (Hillbilly Elegy), Olivia Colman (The Father), Amanda Seyfried (Mank), and Yuh-Jung Youn (Minari).
Two-time Oscar winner Renée Zellwegger will current the award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, having received the coveted Best Actress award final yr for her portrayal of Judy Garland in the biopic, “Judy.”
This yr’s nominees for Best Actor in a Leading Role are Riz Ahmed (Sound of Metal), the late Chadwick Boseman (Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom), Anthony Hopkins (The Father), Gary Oldman (Mank), and Steven Yeun (Minari).
Phoenix made headlines after final yr’s Oscars for his animal-rights centered acceptance speech. He received the Best Actor in a Leading Role award for enjoying the title function in “Joker.” This yr, he’ll be again presenting the Best Actress in a Leading Role award.
The nominees are Viola Davis (Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom), Andra Day (The United States vs. Billie Holiday), Vanessa Kirby (Pieces of a Woman), Frances McDormand (Nomadland), and Carey Mulligan (Promising Young Woman).
Other Announced Presenters
Here is the full listing of the different presenters introduced up to now.
Bong Joon Ho
The Oscar’s start at 8pm EST on ABC with the pre-show “Oscars: Into the Spotlight” kicking off at 6:30pm EST.
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