Oscars 2018: The Academy Awards Show Time & Channel


You will need a satellite or cable provider in order to watch the Oscars live stream, though it will be opened up after March 5th for anyone to watch online after-the-fact. Lee Unkrich on winning the Oscar said, "Marginalised deserve to feel like they belong".

Women sported flowing blue, lavender and white gowns, often embellished with sequins and crystals, in contrast to the black worn en masse at award ceremonies earlier this year to show support for victims of sexual harassment.

Elsewhere, awards were spread around, recognizing first-timers, LGBT issues and films inspired by other cultures. This is Oldman's first Academy Award.

Kimmel segued to #MeToo and Time's Up, starting with a much-appreciated burn about noted anti-Semite and domestic abuser, Mel Gibson, who was warmly welcomed back to the Oscars past year as the nominated director of Hacksaw Ridge.

If you think we screwed up the ending this year, wait until you see what we have planned for the 90th anniversary show! But Kimmel stayed true to his own dry tone, and was still on point when mocking the Hollywood establishment that is now so rightfully under fire-and with relevant Shape of Water humor, no less.

Kimmel, who hosted last year, is the first host to take up duties two years in a row in over a decade.

The 3D computer-animated film "Coco" by Pixar Animation Studios was named the Best Animated Feature Film.

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It was certainly the most anticipated category for Irish film buffs, but sadly Saoirse lost out to Frances McDormand for Best Actress.

The parade of sexual harassment allegations has made the normal superficial red carpet a place of sometimes more serious discussion than attire. The love story between a mute woman and a mysterious, scaled creature beat the other two major contenders for the night's top honor: "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" and "Get Out".

"Phantom Thread" costume designer Mark Bridges pretty much had the best time of anyone at the Academy Awards - he won an Oscar and a jet ski in the same night.

Twenty years ago, a "Titanic" sweep won record ratings for the Oscar broadcast.

Movie attendance also hit a 24-year low in 2017. The star already has three Oscars under his belt. Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman and Wonder Woman Gal Gadot are in the house. He also poked fun at accounting firm PwC, who were responsible for the error. MORE: What to know about this year's Oscar best-picture raceActors Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway returned to the Oscars stage to present the Best Picture award after the envelope snafu last year.

With just a few minutes before the show started, Kimmel and his team emerged from his dressing room chanting, "Let's get it right this time!".