Oscars 2014 start time, live stream [ABC TV schedule]: Red Carpet & Academy Awards viewing guide - Presenters, performers, nominations [FULL LIST]
The 2014 award season will be culminating with the 86th Annual Academy Awards, which will take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on Sunday, March 2, 2014.
This year, the star-studded "American Hustle" and "Gravity" lead the nominations with ten nods each.
As expected, Actress Jennifer Lawrence received her second consecutive Oscar nomination for best Actress in a Supporting Role. American Hustle's Amy Adams and Gravity's Sandra Bullocks have both been nominated for best Actress in a Leading Role. Both stars will compete with Cate Blanchett, Judi Dench and Meryl Streep for the leading actress award.
Christian Bale, Leonardo DiCario, Matthew McConaughey, Bruce Dern and Chiwetel Ejiofor are up for best Actor in a Leading Role.
This year's Oscars award ceremony will be hosted by Ellen Degeneres and will air live on ABC at 8.30 p.m. ET. The Oscars Red Carpet Live! will air from 7 p.m. ET, and also air on ABC.
For the first time, ABC will offer a live stream for viewers to watch the Oscars online and via mobile devices. The Academy Awards will be available to watch through WATCH ABC, which is available for subscribers to Comcast, Cablevision, Cox Communications, Charter Communications, Midcontinent Communicaitons, Verizion FiOS, Google Fiber or AT&T U-Verse. But not everyone can view it online. Subscribers must also be living in these following locations: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Houston, Raleigh-Durham or Fresno.
The WATCH ABC app will enable viewers to watch the show across all mobile platforms - iPad, iPhone, and Android devices. The WATCH ABC app can be downloaded here.
Regardless of whether you subscribe to the above cable companies, be sure to go tune into Oscars Backstage, the ultimate viewing companion, available to watch for free without a subcscription on abc.com or the WATCH ABC app.
Performers at this year's Academy Awards are Pharrell Williams, U2, Karen O, Idina Menzel, Bette Midler and Pink. The Grammy-award winning singer confirmed the news by tweeting: "Big news!!! I'd like to thank @TheAcademy for inviting me to perform on the #Oscars on March 2nd!! #holycow"
The full viewing information, including live stream info, for those Canada, and the U.K., can be found below:
In Canada, the show will be available to watch online via live stream on CTV.ca and on the GTV GO app. Coverage will start at 8.30 p.m. ET/ 5.30 p.m. PT. Red carpet coverage will also be available from 6 p.m. ET/ 7 p.m. AT on CTV Two, on CTV Vancouver from 3 p.m. PT, and CTV Albert from 4 p.m. MT.
In the U.K., the pre-show Red Carpet Live will be available from 11:30 p.m. local time on Sky Living and Sky Movies Oscars. The main event will kick off at 1.30 a.m. Monday morning.
With less than a week to go before the Oscars, the list of presenters have been announced. Celebrity couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt lead the star-studded lineup, including Zac Efron, Bradley Cooper, Charlize Theron, Channing Tatum and more. Jennifer Lawrence and Anne Hathaway will also be presenting for the awards they won last year.
Below is the full list of presenters and nominations.
Robert De Niro
Samuel L. Jackson
Michael B. Jordan
The complete list of nominations can be seen below:
Best Motion Picture
"12 Years a Slave"
"The Wolf of Wall Street"
"Dallas Buyers Club"
Steve McQueen -- "12 Years a Slave"
David O. Russell -- "American Hustle"
Alfonso Cuaron -- "Gravity"
Alexander Payne -- "Nebraska"
Martin Scorsese -- "The Wolf of Wall Street"
Bruce Dern -- "Nebraska"
Chiwetel Ejiofor -- "12 Years a Slave"
Matthew McConaughey -- "Dallas Buyers Club"
Leonardo DiCaprio -- "The Wolf of Wall Street"
Christian Bale -- "American Hustle"
Amy Adams -- "American Hustle"
Cate Blanchett -- "Blue Jasmine"
Judi Dench -- "Philomena"
Sandra Bullock -- "Gravity"
Meryl Streep -- "August: Osage County"
Best supporting actor
Barkhad Abdi -- "Captain Phillips"
Bradley Cooper -- "American Hustle"
Jonah Hill -- "The Wolf of Wall Street"
Jared Leto -- "Dallas Buyers Club"
Michael Fassbender -- "12 Years a Slave"
Best supporting actress
Jennifer Lawrence -- "American Hustle"
Lupita Nyong'o -- "12 Years a Slave"
June Squibb -- "Nebraska"
Julia Roberts -- "August: Osage County"
Sally Hawkins -- "Blue Jasmine"
Best original screenplay
"American Hustle" -- David O. Russell and Eric Warren Singer
"Blue Jasmine" -- Woody Allen
"Her" -- Spike Jonze
"Nebraska" -- Bob Nelson
"Dallas Buyers Club" -- Craig Borten and Melisa Wallack
Best adapted screenplay
"12 Years a Slave" -- John Ridley
"Before Midnight" -- Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke and Richard Linklater
"The Wolf of Wall Street" -- Terence Winter
"Captain Phillips" -- Billy Ray
"Philomena" -- Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope
Best animated feature
"The Wind Rises"
"Despicable Me 2"
"Ernest & Celestine"
Best foreign feature
"The Hunt" (Denmark)
"The Broken Circle Breakdown" (Belgium)
"The Great Beauty" (Italy)
"Omar" (Palestinian territories)
"The Missing Picture" (Cambodia)
Best music (original song)
"Frozen": "Let it Go" -- Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez
"Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom": "Ordinary Love" -- U2, Paul Hewson
"Her": "The Moon Song" -- Karen O, Spike Jonze
"Despicable Me 2": "Happy" -- Pharrell Williams
"Alone Yet Not Alone": "Alone Yet Not Alone" -- Bruce Broughton, Dennis Spiegel
Best music (original score)
"Gravity" -- Steven Price
"Philomena" -- Alexandre Desplat
"The Book Thief" -- John Williams
"Saving Mr. Banks" -- Thomas Newman
"Her" -- William Butler and Owen Pallett
"Gravity" -- Emmanuel Lubezki
"Inside Llewyn Davis" -- Bruno Delbonnel
"Nebraska" -- Phedon Papamichael
"Prisoners" -- Roger Deakins
"The Grandmaster" -- Phillippe Le Sourd
Best costume design
"The Great Gatsby" -- Catherine Martin
"12 Years a Slave" -- Patricia Norris
"The Grandmaster" -- William Chang Suk Ping
"American Hustle" -- Michael Wilkinson
"The Invisible Woman" -- Michael O'Connor
Best documentary feature
"The Act of Killing"
"20 Feet From Stardom"
"Cutie and the Boxer"
Best film editing
"Gravity" -- Alfonso Cuaron, Mark Sanger
"12 Years a Slave"-- Joe Walker
"Captain Phillips" -- Christopher Rouse
"American Hustle" -- Jay Cassidy, Crispin Struthers and Alan Baumgarten
"Dallas Buyers Club" -- John Mac McMurphy and Martin Pensa
Best makeup and hairstyling
"The Lone Ranger" -- Joel Harlow and Gloria Pasqua-Casny
"Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa" -- Stephen Prouty
"Dallas Buyers Club" -- Adruitha Lee and Robin Mathews
Best production design
"12 Years a Slave" -- Adam Stockhausen and Alice Baker
"The Great Gatsby" -- Catherine Martin and Beverley Dunn
"American Hustle" -- Judy Becker and Heather Loeffler
"Gravity" -- Andy Nicholson, Rosie Goodwin and Joanne Woollard
"Her" -- K.K. Barrett and Gene Serdena
Best visual effects
"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
"Star Trek Into Darkness"
"Iron Man 3"
"The Lone Ranger"
Best sound mixing
"Inside Llewyn Davis"
"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
Best sound editing
"All Is Lost"
"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
Best short film, live action
"Aquel No Era Yo (That Wasn't Me)"
"Avant Que De Tout Perdre (Just Before Losing Everything)"
"Pitaako Mun Kaikki Hoitaa? (Do I Have to Take Care of Everything?)"
"The Voorman Problem"
Best short film, animated
"Get a Horse!"
"Room on the Broom"
Best documentary short
"Karama Has No Walls"
"The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life"
"Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall"
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