The Academy and ABC Announce Oscars® 2022 Date

The Academy and ABC Announce Oscars® 2022 Date

June 11, 2019


The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC today announced the 2022 Oscars show date and confirmed the 2021 date. Upcoming Oscars show dates are as follows:

92nd Oscars                                                    Sunday, February 9, 2020
93rd Oscars                                                    Sunday, February 28, 2021
94th Oscars                                                     Sunday, February 27, 2022

Timing of the 2022 Olympics, the Super Bowl and national holidays will keep the 2021 and 2022 dates on the last Sunday in February. The Academy and ABC continue to evaluate dates for future years.

The Oscars ceremony is broadcast live at 5 p.m. PST/8 p.m. EST on the ABC Television Network and globally in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

Academy key dates for the 2019/2020 awards season are:

Governors Awards                                         Sunday, October 27, 2019
Preliminary Voting Begins                             Friday, December 6, 2019
Preliminary Voting Ends                               Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Nominations Voting Begins                           Thursday, January 2, 2020
Nominations Voting Ends                             Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Oscar Nominations Announcement               Monday, January 13, 2020
Oscar Nominees Luncheon                            Monday, January 27, 2020
Finals Voting Begins                                       Thursday, January 30, 2020
Finals Voting Ends                                         Tuesday, February 4, 2020
92nd Oscars                                                    Sunday, February 9, 2020

As previously announced, the Academy’s Scientific and Technical Awards have moved to June 2020. Scientific and Technical Awards are given for technologies developed over a period of time and are not specific to a single awards year. Key dates are as follows:

Submissions open                                           Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Submission deadline                                      Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Similar technology open                                 Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Similar technology deadline                           Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Awards presentation                                      Saturday, June 20, 2020

The 92nd Oscars will be held on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network. The Oscars also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

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