The 93rd Academy Awards will likely be held in April 2021 (Image: Getty Pictures)
The Academy has stated that the 2021 Oscars will likely be an ‘in-person’ occasion after the coronavirus pandemic brought about an enormous quantity of 2020’s awards reveals to be carried out nearly.
Nevertheless, a spokesperson stated in an announcement to Variety: ‘The Oscars in-person telecast will occur.’
It’s unclear what type an in-person ceremony will take – whether or not there will likely be any form of viewers, or if it’s going to take its lead from different awards reveals, together with the Emmys, which featured stars internet hosting in particular person, however nominees showing by way of video hyperlink and a live stream instead of an audience.
Since 2002, the Academy Awards have been hosted on the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, which has a seating capability of three,400.
Earlier this yr it was introduced the awards would be postponed, with Academy President David Rubin and Academy CEO Daybreak Hudson releasing an announcement saying: ‘For over a century, motion pictures have performed an essential position in comforting, inspiring, and entertaining us throughout the darkest of instances.
Since 2002, the ceremony has been hosted on the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles (Image: Getty Pictures)
‘They definitely have this yr. Our hope, in extending the eligibility interval and our Awards date, is to offer the flexibleness filmmakers want to complete and launch their movies with out being penalized for one thing past anybody’s management.
‘This coming Oscars and the opening of our new museum will mark an historic second, gathering film followers around the globe to unite by cinema.’
The delay has additionally meant extra movies have time to be accomplished and nominated, that means a change within the eligibility guidelines.
The 2020 Emmys had been held nearly (Image: Getty Pictures)
The Academy web site confirmed the eligibility interval for Academy Awards consideration has been prolonged past the usual December 31 deadline: a function movie will need to have a qualifying launch date between January 1, 2020 and February 28, 2021.
The 2020 Oscars was one of many solely awards reveals to go ahead as planned this yr, going down in early February, earlier than the consequences of the pandemic had been absolutely felt.
Bong Joon Ho’s Parasite received finest image, whereas Renee Zellweger landed one of the best actress award for her position in Judy.
Joaquin Phoenix, in the meantime, scooped up one of the best actor statuette for his position in Joker.
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