Academy Award nominee Anne Hathaway will usher in the biggest award’s show of the year according to People.com. The actress will be on hand to announce this year’s Academy Award nominees on February 2nd alongside Academy President Tom Sherak. She’ll be up early in the morning breaking the news to Oscar hopefuls and fans across the globe. Here’s the specifics of this year’s nominations…
The Academy Award nominees will be revealed at a press conference at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California. They’ll air live at 8:30 AM EST, which means it will be on at 5:30 AM for those of us on the west coast. Hathaway and Sherak will reveal 10 of the 24 categories during their announcement, and they’ll feature the most coveted ones including Best Actor, Actress, Director, and Picture.
Hathaway was nominated for a Best Lead Actress Oscar last year for her work in the indie drama, Rachel Getting Married, and now she’s passing on that honor to someone else. The 82nd Academy Awards will be broadcast on March 7th at 8 p.m. ET on ABC from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. The ceremony will be hosted by “30 Rock” star Alec Bladwin and comedy legend Steve Martin whose hosted the show before.
Will you get up early to check out this year’s Oscar nominees?