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And the Oscar® goes to…

Well, we don’t know yet — but the 94th Annual Oscars® ceremony is right around the corner. While your favorite actors, actresses, and filmmakers gear up to thank the Academy, Hulu’s helping you prep for the big night. 

Learn how to live stream the Oscars® ceremony on Hulu, so you can watch your favorites be recognized in real time. Plus, check out our Oscar-worthy watchlists for the 2022 Oscar® nominees available to stream now and more Academy Award®-winning movies you’ll love.

When are the Oscars®?

The 94th annual Academy Awards® ceremony will air on Sunday, March 27, 2022 at 8PM ET on ABC. The ceremony will be held at the Dolby® Theater at the Hollywood & Highland® Center and honor the best films released in 2021. 

Who is Hosting the Oscars®?

The 2022 Oscars® will be hosted by a trio of female comedians: Regina Hall, Wanda Sykes, and Amy Schumer. Kevin Costner, Zoë Kravitz, Lady Gaga, Rosie Perez, Chris Rock and Yuh-Jung Youn have also been tapped to present awards during the ceremony.

Can I Watch the Oscars® on Hulu?

Yes. Hulu + Live TV subscribers can live stream The Academy Awards® on the night of the ceremony. The full ceremony will be available to all Hulu subscribers the following day, Monday March 28.

How to Watch the Oscars® Live on Hulu

The 94th annual Academy Awards® Ceremony will be televised on ABC. Hulu + Live TV subscribers can watch the event live* and also record it for later viewing across all Live TV supported devices. Here’s how to sign up and start streaming:

  1. Enter your ZIP Code to verify the local affiliate coverage for your area. This year’s Oscars® ceremony will air on ABC. 
  2. Get any Live TV supported devices set up and ready to start streaming the show, including smartphones (Android or Apple), Chromecast, Fire TV stick, LG TV, Mac and PC browsers, Playstation, Roku, Samsung TV, VIZIO, Xbox, and more.
  3. Sign up for Hulu + Live TV* or, if you’re already a Hulu subscriber, login and upgrade to Hulu + Live TV. Login with your Hulu username and password. 
  4. Browse the Live TV Guide to find ABC (where the Oscars will air).
  5. Select your network, grab some popcorn, and enjoy the ceremony! 

If you still have questions, check out more tips for navigating the Hulu app in our Help Center. 

Discover Live TV Options

*Live TV plan required. Regional restrictions, blackouts and additional terms apply.  

Oscars Fan Favorite Contest

This year’s Oscars ceremony will feature a new addition: the #OscarsFanFavorite contest, which allowed viewers a chance to cast a vote for their favorite movies of the year. 

Via Twitter and the Oscars® website, fans were able to tweet or enter up to 20 votes per day for their favorite movie of 2021. The winning movie will be announced during the 94th annual Academy Awards ceremony. 

Watch Oscar®-Nominated Movies

Oscar nominated movies: Spencer, Summer of Soul, and Nightmare Alley

Getting ready for the Oscars? Check out some of this year’s nominees, like:

  • Nightmare Alley — nominated for Best Picture, Best Cinematography, Best Production Design, and Best Costume Design
  • Spencer — nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Kristen Stewart)
  • Summer of Soul — nominated for Best Documentary Feature

Stream Oscar-Nominated Movies on Hulu

Looking for more critically acclaimed content? Check out the Academy Award® Movie Hub for all the Oscar-worthy titles streaming now and discover the Golden Globes® Watchlist for more award-winning films.

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