THE ACADEMY AND ABC SET MARCH 27, 2022, AS NEW SHOW DATE FOR 94TH OSCARS(R)
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC today announced the 94th Oscars(R) ceremony will move to Sunday, March 27, 2022. The show, which will air live on ABC from the Dolby(R) Theatre in Hollywood, was originally scheduled for Feb. 27, 2022.
The eligibility period for Academy Awards(R) consideration will return to the standard Dec. 31 deadline: a feature film must have a qualifying release date between March 1, 2021, and Dec. 31, 2021. This year, which is still impacted by the pandemic, eligibility requirements for the 94th Academy Awards will be consistent with the addendums made for the 93rd Awards season and can be found here. Complete 94th Awards rules and specialty category submission deadlines will be announced in June. Following this year, the Academy intends to expand the qualifying requirements for the 95th Awards.
Academy key dates for the 2021 Oscar(R) season are as follows:
General entry categories submission deadline Monday, Nov 15, 2021
Preliminary voting begins 9 a.m. PT Friday, Dec 10, 2021
Preliminary voting ends 5 p.m. PT Wednesday, Dec 15, 2021
Oscar Shortlists Announcement Tuesday, Dec 21, 2021
Eligibility period ends Friday, Dec 31, 2021
Governors Awards Saturday, Jan 15, 2022
Nominations voting begins 9 a.m. PT Thursday, Jan 27, 2022
Nominations voting ends 5 p.m. PT Tuesday, Feb 1, 2022
Oscar Nominations Announcement Tuesday, Feb 8, 2022
Oscar Nominees Luncheon Monday, Mar 7, 2022
Finals voting begins 9 a.m. PT Thursday, Mar 17, 2022
Finals voting ends 5 p.m. PT Tuesday, Mar 22, 2022
94th Oscars Sunday, Mar 27, 2022
All dates for the 94th Academy Awards are subject to change.
The 94th Oscars will be held Sunday, March 27, 2022, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood and will be televised live on ABC and in more than 200 territories worldwide.
ABOUT THE ACADEMY
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is a global community of more than 10,000 of the most accomplished artists, filmmakers and executives working in film. In addition to celebrating and recognizing excellence in filmmaking through the Oscars, the Academy supports a wide range of initiatives to promote the art and science of the movies, including public programming, educational outreach and the upcoming Academy Museum of Motion Pictures.
FOLLOW THE ACADEMY