It's official: Wanda Sykes, Amy Schumer and Regina Hall will be hosting the 2022 Academy Awards. The rumors were true. The trio will emcee the March 27 ceremony, it was revealed on Tuesday's Good Morning America. It's been 35 years since the show … [Read more...] about Oscars 2022 hosts confirmed as Amy Schumer, Wanda Sykes and Regina Hall
Oscars 2021 ratings plummet to all-time low! Apparently, not that many people tuned in to watch Chadwick Boseman's stunning upset anyway. Early numbers are in for Sunday's 93rd Academy Awards, aka the "pandemic Oscars," and they aren't great. Viewership reached an all-time … [Read more...] about Oscars 2021 ratings plummet to all-time low
Here's what Pandemic Oscars telecast will look like. Prior to this year, the Oscars had only been delayed three times in their near-century history — and have never taken place amid a still-raging pandemic. Suffice to say, Sunday’s 93rd Academy Awards telecast, which moved from … [Read more...] about Here’s what Pandemic Oscars telecast will look like.
The 2020 Oscars ceremony was watched by the smallest audience the awards show has ever received. 23.6 million viewers tuned in on Sunday night to see “Parasite” sweep to a surprise victory. That’s a 20%, 6 million viewer drop-off from last year. The Academy’s second hostless … [Read more...] about Oscars Viewership Sinks to New Low With 23.6 Million
The Oscars will be host-less, once again. ABC Entertainment President Karey Burke confirmed Wednesday at the TCA Press Tour that the Feb. 9 Academy Awards will go on without an official host. “Let me confirm it now, together with the Academy, that there will be no traditional … [Read more...] about Oscars: No Host Again For This Year’s Ceremony
ABC Entertainment Chief Karey Burke told reporters Tuesday that it seems very likely ABC won’t worry itself with finding someone to host the next Academy Awards. “You will not see us messing with that format to the best to our abilities,” said Burke. Though the awards show is … [Read more...] about ABC will likely stick with hostless format at Oscars
Ratings for the Academy Awards appear to have rebounded in 2019, following four straight years of declines. According to very preliminary numbers, Sunday night’s host-free, tight-and-bright, 200-minute ABC telecast scored a 21.6 rating in the metered market households. That’s … [Read more...] about Ratings: Oscars Rise for First Time in 5 Years, With Host-less Telecast
For all the hand-wringing about the Oscars going hostless for the first time in 30 years, the monologue-less opening went off without a hitch. In place of Snow White, the producers wisely reached out to Queen — fronted by Adam Lambert — to rock the audience, and everybody in the … [Read more...] about The hostless Oscars stunt worked