The excitement is palpable as the film industry eagerly awaits the announcement of nominations for the 96th Academy Awards. Notable films like Greta Gerwig’s Barbie, Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer, and Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon are expected to dominate the top categories, mirroring their success at the Golden Globes and Critics Choice Awards. As we are hours away from the Oscar nominations, we have mentioned all the details on how, when and where you can watch it live.

Oscar Nominations- where to watch, when to watch and how to watch

Nominations Announcement Details

The nominations will be announced on Tuesday, January 23, at 8:30 am (ET) in the US, emanating from the prestigious Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Los Angeles. For viewers in India, the live announcement is scheduled for around 7 pm IST.

Where to Watch

Film enthusiasts can catch the live nominations announcements on various platforms, including,, and the Academy’s digital channels on YouTube.

Presenters for Oscar 2024 Nominations

This year, the responsibility of revealing the nominees falls on the shoulders of actors Zazie Beetz and Jack Quaid. Their predecessors, Riz Ahmed and Allison Williams handled the announcement duties in the previous year with utmost grace, raising the standard high.

Oscars Ceremony Date

Mark your calendars for the 96th Academy Awards ceremony which is set to take place on March 10, Sunday. The event will be hosted by the charismatic US television host and comedian Jimmy Kimmel, starting at 7 pm in the US (5.30 am in India on Monday).

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High Expectations for Nominated Films

Following a remarkable year for cinema, expectations are high for films like Barbie and Oppenheimer, which enjoyed widespread success at the global box office. Additionally, Poor Things, The Holdovers, and Killers of the Flower Moon are anticipated to secure significant nominations.

Hot Favorites Beyond the Blockbusters

In addition to the blockbuster titles, smaller films such as Anatomy of a Fall, The Zone of Interest, and American Fiction are also considered hot favourites for nominations. The acting categories are expected to feature renowned talents like Cillian Murphy, Emma Stone, Robert Downey Jr, and Da’Vine Joy Randolph.

As the film industry gears up for this prestigious Oscar nominations and the Academy Event, all eyes will be on the announcement to see which films and talents receive the coveted Oscar nominations. Stay tuned for the latest updates and surprises as the countdown to the 96th Academy Awards continues.