To advertise Oscars 2021, American Idol contestants will reportedly carry out Oscar-nominated songs, whereas decide Lionel Richie will open the episode together with his Oscar-winning tune ‘Say You, Say Me’
The most important night time in showbiz, the Oscar Awards 2021, is across the nook and cinema lovers are on their toes for the grand day. The much-awaited 93rd Academy Awards shall be aired on Sunday (25 April, 2021) at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on ABC. The ceremony shall be screened in additional than 225 nations worldwide.
Amid the rise in COVID-19 circumstances internationally, the Oscars 2021 producers – Jesse Collins, Stacey Sher, and Steven Soderbergh have revealed the brand new plans for the ceremony. They’ve additionally defined the security procedures that may be maintained all through.
In response to Selection, Disney will kick begin the synergy machine into excessive gear in an effort to help the telecast. To advertise Oscars 2021, they plan to go forward with the reside telecast of American Idol. Through the present, all the highest 12 contestants will carry out Oscar-nominated songs, whereas decide Lionel Richie will do the honours by opening the episode by singing ‘Say You, Say Me’. The tune had earned him a finest authentic tune Oscar in 1986.
The reputed FXM, which is owned by FX Networks, will display a ‘Week of Oscars’ line-up of Oscar-nominated and profitable movies. It is going to be aired between 19-25 April. FX may even run a three-day film marathon subsequent weekend that includes nominated and profitable movies of all time. Even FXX, owned by the Walt Disney Tv unit of The Walt Disney Firm, will use The Simpsons for its Oscars tribute.
They’re launching a two-day marathon on 24 April; it will likely be break up into three elements:
– spoofs of nominated
– profitable movies and visitor voices of nominated
– profitable actors and actresses and spoofs of crimson carpet present
The Simpsons marathon will finish with the present’s animated quick ‘he Longest Daycare which was earlier nominated for an Academy Award in 2013. Additionally, on 24 and 25 April, Disney and Pixar will air different movies which embrace Lilo & Sew, Discovering Nemo, Up, Mary Poppins, Coco, Toy Story 3, and Monsters Inc.
Speaking in regards to the security protocols, Soderbergh advised Deadline that sporting a masks all through the ceremony shall be necessary. “Masks will play a vital position within the story of the night. That matter may be very central to the night,” he added.