The place will the 2021 Oscars ceremony happen?
The ceremony might be held outdoors in a courtyard on the central prepare station in downtown Union Station in Los Angeles. In line with veteran Oscar director Glenn Weiss and new producers Jesse Collins, Stacey Sher and Steven Soderbergh (a good selection: the director of Contagion), there may also be “further present components” coming from the Dolby Theater – which hosts the Oscars ceremony.
In a joint assertion, the producers careworn that they needed the printed to “seem like a film, not a TV present.” So, count on some formidable components – maybe musical performances or comedy skits from Dolby.
Who’s internet hosting the 2021 Oscars?
The Oscars have not had a bunch for 2 years; the final host was Jimmy Kimmel in 2018. This 12 months might be hosted by a “set” of presenters, together with a few of final 12 months’s award winners, similar to Joaquin Phoenix, Brad Pitt, Laura Dern, Renée Zellweger and Bong Joon Ho.
Will the nominees truly attend the 2021 Oscars?
General: sure. Producers are urging nominees to point out up at what they name “an intimate in-person occasion” – and Zoom’s participation is proscribed (avoiding Golden Globes disasters). Nevertheless, the Academy made a concession for worldwide nominees because of Covid’s journey points.
For Brits, there might be a broadcast hub in London – which might be hosted by BFI Southbank. The Thames Venue is commonly used for crimson carpet premieres, together with the London Movie Competition, and it has a cinema with a giant display screen and stage, in addition to an out of doors space. The occasion is claimed to happen within the wee hours of Monday morning, as a result of time distinction, and should require particular permission from the federal government if held indoors.
Solely the nominees, in addition to a visitor and presenters might be invited to this small-scale ceremony. Individuals may also must move at the very least two COVID-19 exams earlier than the ceremony, and friends from outdoors the UK might be required to self-quarantine for the required 10 days and take two coronavirus exams.
The organizers are additionally recruiting celebrities for video interviews to be recorded prematurely and broadcast in the course of the present.
There are a variety of UK nominees this 12 months, together with actors Carey Mulligan, Daniel Kaluuya and Anthony Hopkins, and director Emerald Fennell.