Where and when are the Oscars?
The 92nd Academy Awards will happen on Sunday February 9 (tonight), on the Dolby Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles.
What time are the Oscars?
The celebs will begin arriving on the pink carpet from 10pm, whereas the ceremony itself will kick off at round 1am (GMT).
Who’re the nominees?
Todd Phillips’s disturbing and well timed thriller Joker, which stars Joaquin Phoenix because the Batman villain, and Quentin Tarantino’s sun-soaked love letter to 1960s film making, As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood lead this yr’s Oscar nominations pack, with 10 and 9 nominations respectively. Shut on their heels is 1917, Sam Mendes’ technically good battle epic, which is up for eight nominations.
They are joined within the Finest Image class by Little Girls, Greta Gerwig’s (who herself controversially missed out on a Finest Director nomination) emotionally-wrought and visually-stunning adaptation of Louis Might Alcott’s traditional coming-of-age novel; her associate Noah Baumbach’s hilarious and uncooked divorce movie Marriage Story; Taika Waititi’s satirical Nazi comedy Jojo Rabbit; Ford vs Ferarri (to be launched within the UK as Le Mans ’66); and Parasite, a blood-spattered social satire from South Korean director Bong Joon-ho, which may very well be the primary ever international language movie to win essentially the most prestigious class.
Who will win?
Unknowable till the evening, however Sam Mendes will take confidence from the truth that 1917already beat the competitors on the Golden Globes for Finest Image. Two giants of previous Hollywood, Martin Scorsese (The Irishman) and Quentin Tarantino will battle it out for Finest Director, whereas Joaquin Phoenix’s devastating and disturbing efficiency in Joker is the bookies’ agency favorite, however with a potential problem from Adam Driver’s heartbroken flip in Marriage Story.