The place and when are the Oscars?
The 92nd Academy Awards will occur on Sunday February 9 (tonight), on the Dolby Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles.
What time are the Oscars?
The celebs will start arriving on the pink carpet from 10pm, whereas the ceremony itself will kick off at spherical 1am (GMT).
Who’re the nominees?
Todd Phillips’s disturbing and effectively timed thriller Joker, which stars Joaquin Phoenix as a result of the Batman villain, and Quentin Tarantino’s sun-soaked love letter to 1960s movie making, As quickly 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 throughout the Most interesting Picture class by Little Ladies, Greta Gerwig’s (who herself controversially missed out on a Most interesting Director nomination) emotionally-wrought and visually-stunning adaptation of Louis May Alcott’s conventional coming-of-age novel; her affiliate Noah Baumbach’s hilarious and raw divorce film Marriage Story; Taika Waititi’s satirical Nazi comedy Jojo Rabbit; Ford vs Ferarri (to be launched throughout the UK as Le Mans ’66); and Parasite, a blood-spattered social satire from South Korean director Bong Joon-ho, which can very effectively be the first ever worldwide language film to win primarily essentially the most prestigious class.
Who will win?
Unknowable until the night, nevertheless Sam Mendes will take confidence from the reality that 1917already beat the opponents on the Golden Globes for Most interesting Picture. Two giants of earlier Hollywood, Martin Scorsese (The Irishman) and Quentin Tarantino will battle it out for Most interesting Director, whereas Joaquin Phoenix’s devastating and disturbing effectivity in Joker is the bookies’ company favourite, nevertheless with a possible downside from Adam Driver’s heartbroken flip in Marriage Story.