After delaying two months attributable to the coronavirus pandemic, the Oscars are forging forward with an in-person present at Los Angeles’ Union Station.
LOS ANGELES — The Oscars are aiming to be extra like a film than a tv present and enlisting A-list stars like Harrison Ford, Brad Pitt, Halle Berry and Reese Witherspoon to assist hand out statuettes.
They’ll be joined by the likes of Don Cheadle, Renee Zellweger, Regina King, Joaquin Phoenix, Rita Moreno, Laura Dern, Zendaya, Angela Bassett, Bryan Cranston, Marlee Matlin and last year’s best director winner Bong Joon Ho, the present’s producers mentioned Monday.
“In keeping with our awards-show-as-a-movie approach, we’ve assembled a truly stellar cast of stars,” mentioned producers Jesse Collins, Stacey Sher and Steven Soderbergh in a press release. “There’s so much wattage here, sunglasses may be required.”
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After delaying two months attributable to the coronavirus pandemic, the Oscars are forging forward with an in-person show at Los Angeles’ Union Station. It’ll be a scaled-back affair, with solely presenters, nominees and their company in attendance, however the producers are working to make it a must-see occasion amid critically low ratings for other awards shows during the pandemic. More expertise might be introduced in the coming weeks.
The 93rd Oscars might be broadcast reside on ABC on April 25 at 8 p.m. Eastern.
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