Oscar 2017: This year's list of best movies includes Arrival, Fences, Hacksaw Ridge, Hell or High Water, Hidden Figures, La La Land, Lion, Manchester by the Sea and Moonlight.
The 89th Academy Awards will be held on Monday morning i.e. 27th February at the Dolby Theatres, Los Angeles. Some of the biggest names in Hollywood including Ryan Gosling, Casey Affleck, Emma Stone, Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep and Mel Gibson will be hoping to win the prestigious trophy in various categories. This year’s list of best movies includes Arrival, Fences, Hacksaw Ridge, Hell or High Water, Hidden Figures, La La Land, Lion, Manchester by the Sea and Moonlight.
When are the Oscar 2017?
The 89th Academy Awards will be held at Dolby Theatres, Los Angeles on February 26. The ceremony will take place on 27th February according to the Indian time.
What time will the event start?
The live show will be broadcast on Monday, February 26, 2017, at 5.30 am. So, you’ll have to get glued to the television set even before the sun is out. However, for the lazy people, there will be a repeat broadcast at 9:00 AM.
How can you watch Oscar 2017?
To watch Oscars 2017, tune into Star Movies, Star Movies HD, and Star Movies Select HD channels depending on your subscriptions. You can also watch the ceremony online on Hotstar.
Watch Leonardo Di Caprio’s winning speech from Oscar 2016:
Who will host the show?
This year the host of the Academy Awards will be the veteran comedian and the host of the late-night show, Jimmy Kimmel. He has hosted the Emmys twice and the VMA as well. Once Kimmel takes the stage, you can expect some jokes on one of his closest friends Matt Damon. And, of course, there will be some jokes on Donald Trump for sure.
Who will present awards this year?
Just like every year, this year’s presenters include some big names like Dwayne Johnson, Leonardo Di Caprio, Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson and Dakota Johnson.
Here is the list of top nominees:
Hell or High Water
La La Land
Manchester by the Sea
Actor in a Leading Role
Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea
Andrew Garfield, Hacksaw Ridge
Ryan Gosling, La La Land
Viggo Mortensen, Captain Fantastic
Denzel Washington, Fences
Actress in a Leading Role
Isabelle Huppert, Elle
Ruth Negga, Loving
Natalie Portman, Jackie
Emma Stone, La La Land
Meryl Streep, Florence Foster Jenkins
Denis Villeneuve, Arrival
Mel Gibson, Hacksaw Ridge
Damien Chazelle, La La Land
Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea
Barry Jenkins, Moonlight