The Oscars 2023organized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and which celebrates its 95th edition this year, promises a very entertaining ceremony that will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and a long list of celebrities in charge of presenting the 23 categories of this contest, one of the most important in the seventh art. Among them, Emily Blunt, Glenn Close, Ariana DeBoseSamuel L. Jackson, Dwayne “The Rock” JohnsonMichael B. Jordan, Troy Kotsur, Jonathan Majors, Melissa McCarty and Zoe Saldana.
He famous eventwhich will take place today at the Los Angeles Dolby Theater, It can be seen in Puerto Rico from 8:00 pm live on ABC. But at 6:30 p.m., the channel will present “Countdown to the Oscars”, as a prelude to the award ceremony. Besides, by “streaming”, in abc.com and the ABC app when authenticating your provider.
But first, the stars paraded down the Champagne Carpet wearing their best clothes. Ladies and gentlemen displayed their options, some classic and others more innovative or risky.
Bright colors like yellow, green and purple they were felt together with the classic black and metallic tones. With designs from the main fashion houses or simply what they found in their closets, actors and actresses let their tastes and personalities flow.
The 10 films competing in the best film category are: “Im Westen nichts Neues”, “Avatar: The Way of Water”, “The Banshees of Inisherin”, “Elvis”, “Everything Everywhere All at Once”, “The Fabelmans”, “Tár”, “Top Gun: Maverick” , “Triangle of Sadness” and “Women Talking”.
The winners of all categories will be announced at the live ceremony, after last year some categories were recorded prior to the ceremony, which caused controversy among some members of the academy.
Among the favourites, Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert’s popular independent sci-fi film “Everything Everywhere All at Once” is the most nominated and compete in 11 categories. It is closely followed by the dark comedy of two Irish friends in a lawsuit, “The Banshees of Inisherin,” with nine nominations; a total equaled by Netflix’s World War II film “Im Westen nichts Neues.”
As has been published, michelle yeoh (“Everything Everywhere All at Once”) might have a slight advantage over cate blanchett (“Tár”) for the Best Actress Award. The Best Actor category includes Brendan Fraser from “The Whale” as favorite, Colin Farrell (“Banshees”) and Austin Butler (“Elvis”). While, in supporting acting categories, Angela Bassett (“Wakanda Forever”) and Ke Huy Quan (“Everything Everywhere All at Once”) They are the main contenders.
Steven Spielberg (“The Fabelmans”) could win his third Oscar for best direction, although the directors of “Everything Everywhere All at Once,” nicknamed The Daniels, they could surprise you.
This year’s best song nominations include Rihanna for “Lift Me Up” from “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”; Lady Gaga for “Hold My Hand” from “Top Gun: Maverick” and Kala Bhairava for “Naatu Naatu” from “RRR”.
john williams He is competing once again in the category of best original music for “The Fabelmans” and is the oldest nominee of all time at 90 years old. After the historic back-to-back wins of two female directors, Chloé Zhao for “Nomadland” and Jane Campion for “The Power of the Dog”, No women were nominated this year in the directing category. Will Smith will not be seen at the Oscars either. After slapping Chris Rock at the ceremony last year, Smith was banned by the academy from attending the awards for 10 years.