The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has determined that the winners of 8 awards will reveal off-air at the Oscars 2022 in a significant move. Nominees and Academy members received a letter on Tuesday. It advised them of the adjustment aimed to boost the Oscars broadcast’s falling audience statistics.
An hour earlier than usual, the Oscars 2022 will feature 8 awards categories. It including Documentary Short, Makeup and Hair Styling, Original Score, Production Design, Animated Shorts, and Live Action Shorts.
Oscars President talked in a letter about the film community and the network partner. It has clear that certain decisions needed to made concerning the broadcast in the interest of the show’s survival.
“Because the Oscars are a live event broadcast on television, we must put the viewing public first. It is in order to maintain the show’s vitality, dynamism and relevance. For a long time, this has a major topic of discussion. As we accomplish this, we keep in mind the significance of allowing our nominees to take part in an unforgettable event, “she said.
The 94th Academy Awards will be place on March 27. It will host by Wanda Sykes, Amy Schumer and Regina Hall.