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Oscar Awards 2024 LIVE Updates

THE TIMES OF INDIA | Mar 11, 2024, 05:01:22 IST

The biggest night in Hollywood, celebrating the biggest talents is finally here! Jimmy Kimmel returns to host the awards, which promise to be a star studded affair. The biggest night in the history of cinema will be hosted at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. The Academy Awards this year will feature live performances of the Best Original Song nominees, including Ryan Gosling and Billie Eilish. And the frontrunner this year is Christopher Nolan’s visual epic ‘Oppenheimer’, which has bagged as many as 13 nominations. ‘Oppenheimer’ has been bagging most awards this season and is expected to take home the trophy for Best Film, Best Director and Best Actor. Lily Gladstone has won a nod for her performance in ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’, while Robert Downey Jr. is said to be a hot favourite in the Best Supporting Actor, for his performance in Oppenheimer’. The list of presenters for Oscars 2024 includes – Mahershala Ali, Emily Blunt, Nicolas Cage, Jamie Lee Curtis, America Ferrera, Brendan Fraser, Ryan Gosling, Ariana Grande, Chris Hemsworth, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Keaton, Regina King, Ben Kingsley, Jennifer Lawrence, Melissa McCarthy, Matthew McConaughey, Lupita Nyong’o, Al Pacino, Ke Huy Quan, Issa Rae, Steven Spielberg, Charlize Theron, Ramy Youssef and Zendaya among others.Read Less

Emma Stone, America Ferrera and Billie Eilish lit up the Oscars 2024 red carpet with their starry appearance!

Emma Stone, America Ferrera and Billie Eilish lit up the Oscars 2024 red carpet with their starry appearance!

Da’Vine Joy Randolph bags Best Actress in a Supporting Role trophy

Da’Vine Joy Randolph wins Best Actress in a supporting role honour for performance in ‘The Holdovers’. The other nominees in this category were America Ferrera ‘Barbie’, Jodie Foster (‘Nyad’), Danielle Brooks (‘The Color Purple’). This is her first Oscar win, after bagging trophies at the Golden Globes, BAFTAs, SAG Awards, and Critics’ Choice Awards.

Oppenheimer lead, Cillian Murphy looked dapper as he walked the red carpet at Oscars 2024

Oppenheimer lead, Cillian Murphy looked dapper as he walked the red carpet at Oscars 2024

Cillian Murphy is in the running for the Best Actor trophy.

A starry list of presenter!

Oscars 2024 this year will be presented by numerous celebrities likes Emily Blunt, Nicolas Cage, Jamie Lee Curtis, America Ferrera, Brendan Fraser, Ryan Gosling, Ariana Grande, Chris Hemsworth, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Keaton, Regina King, Ben Kingsley, Jennifer Lawrence, Melissa McCarthy, Matthew McConaughey, Lupita Nyong’o, Al Pacino, Ke Huy Quan, Issa Rae, Steven Spielberg, Charlize Theron, Ramy Youssef and Zendaya among others.

Greta Gerwig adds glamour to the Oscar red carpet

Greta Gerwig adds glamour to the Oscar red carpet

Nominated in the best adapted screenplay category for Barbie, Greta Gerwig made a glittering entry on red carpet. She opted for a glamorous sequined dress. The movie Barbie has been nominated in numerous categories, including Best Supproting Actor and Best Film.

Zendaya takes over the red carpet in a stunning silhouette

Zendaya takes over the red carpet in a stunning silhouette

Robert Downey Jr shakes a leg on the red carpet!

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Barbie takes over the red carpet!

Barbie takes over the red carpet!

Sunday night saw Margot Robbie sashay down the red carpet in a sleek black gown. Her film ‘Barbie’, which caused a storm at the box office, has bagged as many as nine nods. While Ryan and America Ferrera have been nominated in the supporting actor categories, Margot Robbie, who played the lead role, did not receive an acting nomination.

Michelle Yeoh, who won the Best Actress award last year for her performance in Everything Everywhere All at Once, made a glittering appearance on the red carpet this year. After a historic win in 2023, she returns to the Academy Awards this year as a presenter.

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Ken is here!

Ken is here!

Ryan Gosling will perform Barbie song ‘I’m Just Ken’ live at the 96th Academy Awards. Additionally, he’s also up for Best Supporting Actor for his role in ‘Barbie’. He arrived for the ceremony, looking dapper in a black suit with a silver lining

Vanessa Hudgens revealed her baby bump at the 2024 Academy Awards!

Vanessa Hudgens made her debut as a mom-to-be by proudly flaunting her baby bump as she graced the Oscars red carpet, officially announcing her impending motherhood. Hudgens revealed her baby bump in a chic long-sleeved black dress, elegantly complemented by her hair styled in a half-back look. As she gracefully walked the red carpet, she blew kisses to the photographers, radiating joy.

At the recent Pre-Oscar party hosted by the renowned fashion house Saint Laurent, BLACKPINK’s Rosé once again captured the spotlight, enchanting fans with her impeccable sense of style and elegance. Following her show-stopping appearance at the Saint Laurent show during Paris Fashion Week, Rosé continued to daze as she graced the preeminent event with her presence.

Police to beef up security at the venue expecting protests!

Oscars 2024 is set to be held on March 11 IST, and the Academy has reportedly tightened security, in fear of protestors, apropos the Israel-Hamas war. The Los Angeles police will increase its presence on Sunday night when the Academy Awards are set to take place. According to The New York Times, the Los Angeles Police Department stated that at least one group ‘would like to stop the Academy Awards’.

All deets about the $178,000 goodie bag!

This year’s swag bag, valued at over $170,000, features a dazzling array of nearly 60 items, with the pièce de résistance being a $50,000 trip to a luxurious chalet in the Swiss Alps. Among the plentiful offerings is the $50,000 Swiss Alps getaway, promising nominees a retreat to a luxury chalet in one of the world’s most picturesque destinations. The exposure these brands receive is invaluable, considering that companies pay a fee for their spot in the goodie bag. The goodie bag is a treasure trove of indulgences, ranging from beauty products to movie-inspired chocolates and gourmet popcorn. Nominees can also expect sleep aid products to ensure they are well-rested for the glamorous event. A playful touch is added with a classic Rubik’s Cube, offering a delightful throwback to a beloved pastime.As Hollywood prepares for the Oscars on Sunday, the allure of the red carpet extends beyond the golden statuettes.