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Oscars finally arrived. To ensure that you don’t miss out on any of the excitement. The 2022 Oscars will be the 94th iteration of the film world’s most prestigious award ceremony, when it takes place on March 27, live from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. We’ve compiled a complete guide on how to watch OSCARS 2022 free online ceremony including date, time, channel, live stream and more.
What date are the Oscars 2022?
The 94th Academy Awards ceremony take place on Sunday, March 27, at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT.
Where will the Oscars take place?
They will be broadcast live on ABC from the Dolby Theatre at Ovation Hollywood. Wanda Sykes, Amy Schumer, and Regina Hall will host. Nominations for Best Picture include, Belfast, CODA, Don’t Look Up, Drive My Car, Dune, King Richard, Licorice Pizza, Nightmare Alley, The Power of the Dog, and West Side Story. You can check out the full list of nominations here.
How to watch the Oscars on cable TV
The 94th Academy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC. Your local ABC broadcast affiliate should be available for free over the air as long as you have a digital receiver — which is probably built into your TV.
How to stream the OSCARS 2022 free online
The Oscars can be watched via any streaming TV service that offers local broadcast channels, including YouTube TV, Hulu + Live TV, and FuboTV. You can also watch the live broadcast on the ABC website, as long as you sign in with credentials from a pay-TV subscription for a streaming service or cable package.
All of these options require subscriptions; however, most of them also offer trials that will give you temporary access for free. These trials are generally one-time-use only, so you’ll have to decide if this Academy Awards is what you want to spend your freebie on.
How to watch the 2022 Oscars free?
Yes! ABC is a broadcast network that is technically available over the air for free. Sadly, one of the best ways to stream free broadcast TV—the nonprofit service Locast—shut down in September in the wake of a lawsuit by the very companies whose channels it let you stream. But there’s nothing stopping you from grabbing an over-the-air antenna and watching the Oscars the old-fashioned way.
Who is hosting and presenting at the 2022 Oscars?
After three years of not having an official, appointed host, this year’s show will have three hosts: Regina Hall, Wanda Sykes, and Amy Schumer. The list of presenters at this year’s ceremony is star-studded with many of your favorite celebs and entertainers.
Among those handing out cherished envelopes are Lady Gaga, Zoë Kravitz, Daniel Kaluuya, Lily James, Lupita Nyong’o, Tracee Ellis Ross, Halle Bailey, Jason Momoa, Josh Brolin, Samuel L. Jackson, Rami Malek, Simu Liu, DJ Khaled, H.E.R., Tiffany Haddish, Tony Hawk, Elliot Page, Shawn Mendes, Shaun White, Jacob Elordi, Jake Gyllenhaal, Serena and Venus Williams, and West Side Story’s very own Rachel Zegler — a last-minute special addition after Zegler revealed she wasn’t initially invited to the ceremony.