Oscars 2023: The 95th Academy Awards are just around the corner. Hollywood and the viewers worldwide are gearing up for the awards ceremony with full enthusiasm. ‘Everything Everywhere All at Once’ is leading the nominations with a whopping eleven, but the audience is still trying to get over “the slap” of the Oscars show from last year.
Here’s everything you need to know about the 2023 Oscars, including when they’ll take place, where to watch the live broadcast, and India’s nominations.
When and Where to Watch Oscars 2023?
The Oscars will be held on Sunday night (March 12, 2023) at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. The ceremony will be broadcast in India on March 13, early morning at 5.30 a.m.
On Disney+Hotstar, viewers can watch the live video stream. ABC will broadcast the Oscars live in 2023. With a subscription to Hulu Live TV, YouTube, AT&T TV, or Fubo TV, you can stream the broadcast. Some of these services offer brief, cost-free trials. By authenticating your provider, you can also stream the program on ABC.com and the ABC mobile app.
Who will host the Oscars in 2023?
Jimmy Kimmel will host the Oscars for the third time this year, having previously hosted in 2017 and 2018. Jimmy Kimmel was the last host of the Oscars to preside over a solo presentation. The ceremony went hostless for several years afterward. Regina Hall, Amy Schumer, and Wanda Sykes hosted the Oscars as a trio last year.
Who are the presenters at the Oscars 2023?
Deepika Padukone, a Bollywood actress from India, will be one of the presenters at the event. Some of the other presenters include Michael B. Jordan, Riz Ahmed, Emily Blunt, Glenn Close, Troy Kotsur, Melissa McCarthy, Zoe Saldana, Donnie Yen, Jonathan Majors, and Questlove. Dwayne Johnson, Jennifer Connelly, Samuel L. Jackson, and Jonathan Majors are also on the list.
India Nominations At Oscars 2023
The energetic anthem “Naatu Naatu” from S. S. Rajamouli’s Telugu-language action epic “RRR” will perform at the Oscars, marking a big moment for India. Actors Ram Charan and N.T. Rama Rao Jr. dances to the energetic music in the dance song “Naatu Naatu,” which features lyrics by Chandrabose and music by Keeravaani. The song is also nominated for an Oscar in the category of Best Original song, competing against pop superstars Lady Gaga, Rihanna, and Mitski as well as rock legend David Byrne.
At the 95th Academy Awards, Shaunak Sen’s documentary “All That Breathes” is up for Best Documentary Feature Film. It will face stiff competition against documentaries like Hidden Letters, Children of the Mist, and Fire of Love.
Kartiki Gonsalves’ Elephant Whisperers, which she also directed, is among the contenders for Best Documentary Short Film. Oscar winner, Guneet Monga of Period produced this short documentary.
Three of our films are on the list of nominees, which is a significant and proud moment for India. Moreover, Deepika Padukone, a Bollywood actress, will also be one of the presenters at the 95th Academy Awards.