The Oscars, the culmination of the US film season, will be held in late February 2021 and 2022 to avoid interference with the Olympic Winter Games, the Super Bowl and other major events. announced the organizers Tuesday.
The 92nd Oscars will be held next year, February 9, but the following ceremonies are scheduled for February 28, 2021 and February 27, 2022, the last Sunday of the month.
“The 2022, Super Bowl and US holiday calendar will relegate the dates for 2021 and 2022 to the last Sunday in February,” said the Academy of Arts and Science of Cinema, which awards the Oscars, and the ABC network , which broadcasts the ceremony in the United States.
The Oscars are among the most coveted film awards in the world and the gala evening at which they are presented is broadcast live from Hollywood in more than 225 countries.