How to watch the Oscars: stream Hollywood's biggest night from anywhere in the world

Hollywood's big night is finally here

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Drumroll, please: it's finally time for the Oscars. After a delay, Hollywood's favorite night will take place on Sunday, April 25 at 8 pm ET/5 pm PT on ABC. Although this year's red carpet will be reimagined due to COVID-19, you can catch the glamorous fashion moments during ABC's Oscars pre-show, which will begin at 6:30 pm ET.

Additionally, E! will be following along with red carpet moments. Tune into the Brunch at the Oscars special followed by Live From E!: Oscars 2021 on Sunday beginning at 3 pm ET/12 pm PT. 


How can I watch the Oscars in the U.S.?

ABC will air the 93rd Academy Awards at 8pm ET. Viewers can also watch via ABC online by submitting their cable provider information. 

Various streaming services are airing the show through their live features, including: Hulu Live TV, YouTube TV, FuboTV, and The Roku Channel

How can I watch the Oscars in the UK?

The highly-anticipated show will take place at midnight in UK time on Monday, April 26. You can catch it on Sky Cinema's sub-channel, Sky Cinema Oscars, according to Elle UK. A highlights reel will follow on Sky One. 

NOW will stream Sky's coverage online. Those who have SKY TV have the option to sign up for Sky Cinema for £11 a month, or NOW's Sky Cinema Pass for £11.99 per month.

How can I watch the Oscars internationally?

According to the Oscars website, the show is broadcast in more than 225 countries. International and local listings are available here

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Where is the Oscars taking place?

The Academy Awards will take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Union Station in Los Angeles, and various locations via satellite.

Who is presenting at this year's Oscars?

Angela Basset, Bong Joon Ho, and Laura Dern are a few notable presenters on Sunday evening. Explore out the full lineup of your favorite celebs who will do the honors at this year's Academy Awards. 

Who is performing at this year's Oscars?

Celeste, H.E.R., Leslie Odom Jr., Laura Pausini, Daniel Pemberton, Molly Sandén, and Diane Warren will perform the five nominated original songs during "Oscars®: Into the Spotlight," according to ABC. You can learn more online

The Academy previously revealed that one of the performances will be recorded in Iceland, while the others will take place at The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles, per ABC News.

What movies are nominated at the Oscars? How can I watch them?

If you're looking to catch up and see the revered lineup, we're here to guide you towards the appropriate streaming platform. A full list is available here, but a few of our favorite films are highlighted below:

• Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Available on Amazon Prime
• Collective: Available on Hulu
• Mulan: Available on Disney+
• My Octopus Teacher: Available on Netflix
• Ma Rainey's Black Bottom: Available on Netflix
• Minari: Available on Vudu
• Promising Young Woman: Available on Amazon Prime

Who is up for the best picture award at the Oscars?

Get the inside scoop on the eight movies nominated for the best picture:

• Judas and the Black Messiah
• Minari
• Nomanland
• Promising Young Woman
• Sound of Metal
• The Father
• Mank
• The Trial of The Chicago 7 

Danielle Valente
Danielle Valente

Danielle is a news writer for woman&home and My Imperfect Life. When she's not working, you can find her experimenting with new recipes or sitting on the couch with a good book and a cup of coffee.