We’re super psyched with The 90th Annual Academy Awards aka Oscars 2018 coming up soon. And we’ve got you all the details about this glitzy event to get you as excited as we are. Apart from the glamorous red carpet looks and all the stars we can’t wait to see, there is so much more we’re looking forward to these awards. Let’s get right to it, shall we?

1. Save The Date

The annual event is all set to be held on March 5, 2018, at 5:30 A.M. IST

2. Where is it?

The Oscars 2018 will be held at the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood, Los Angeles.

3. Him Again!

Funny guy Jimmy Kimmel will be hosting the event again this year and we’re more than stoked. He always cracks us up. He’s the first person to host back-to-back ceremonies since 1998.

4. Nomination Categories

The Oscars 2018 will be presenting 24 categories and they are:

  • Best Actor in a Leading Role
  • Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • Best Actress in a Leading Role
  • Best Actress in a Supporting Role
  • Best Adapted Screenplay
  • Best Animated Feature
  • Best Animated Short Film
  • Best Art Direction
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Costume Design
  • Best Director
  • Best Documentary Feature
  • Best Documentary Short Subject
  • Best Film Editing
  • Best Foreign Language Film
  • Best Makeup
  • Best Original Score
  • Best Original Screenplay
  • Best Original Song
  • Best Original Story
  • Best Picture
  • Best Sound Editing
  • Best Sound Mixing
  • Best Visual Effects
  • Live Action Short Film

5. The Nominations That Stole The Show

The Shape Of Water is seeming like a frontrunner and favourite with 13 nominations this year, followed by Dunkirk with 8 nominations. Meryl Streep holds a good chance of winning an Academy Award for her exceptional performance in The Post.

6. The Performers

Gael Garcia Bernal, Natalia LaFourcade and Miguel will perform the Oscar-nominated song Remember Me, from the animated movie Coco. Mary J. Blige will perform Mighty River from the movie Mudbound. Common and Andra Day will perform his Oscar-nominated song Stand Up For Something from the movie Marshall. And many more such performances that are sure to blow our minds.

Have we created enough Oscar buzz to entice you to watch the most-awaited ceremony of the year?
You can catch the live telecast on Star Movies with a repeat telecast at 8:30 P.M.

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