Subsequent yr’s Academy Awards will happen March 12, the Academy of Movement Footage Arts and Sciences introduced Friday.
The date for the ninety fifth Academy Awards strikes the present up barely from this yr, after they the place held unusually late on March 27, partly because of the February Olympics. However it would additionally depart in place a stretched-out awards season that some have argued saps the Oscars of drama.
The 94th Academy Awards didn’t lack for that, albeit not in the best way the movie academy meant. On a night time that noticed Apple TV+’s “CODA” turn into the primary movie with a largely deaf forged and the primary movie from a streaming service to win greatest image, the notorious slap by Will Smith of presenter Chris Rock overshadowed the awards.
Smith has since resigned from the academy, which banned the actor 10 years from attending the Oscars.
ABC will once more broadcast subsequent yr’s ceremony.