Oscar Predictions 2016: Who will take home the golden statue?
Feb 28 2016
The film, about a group of investigative reporters looking into sexual abuse by Catholic priests, won best film honors from the broadcast film critics, the American Film Institute and the SAG Awards, among others.
The 2016 Academy Awards are expected to draw millions of users to ABC on Sunday night, but those numbers will fall sharply for "cord-cutters" hoping to stream the annual celebration of movies. "Of course I do". The network's Oscar coverage will begin 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT with red-carpet arrivals. Aiming to add a bit of old school glamour to the award, the 2016 Oscar was inspired by the classic 1920s design.
The winners will have to make peace with Oscar scroll: The winners will not have to carry a crumpled piece of paper to thank their mentors, filmmakers and loved ones in the acceptance speech.
Will Leonardo DiCaprio finally have an Oscar statue to put on his mantle by the end of the weekend? "Edgar", depicting the actor's quest to obtain an Oscar.
Meryl Streep received 19 nominations for the Academy Awards so far, which is the highest any actor or actress has ever received.
That said, Hill's own position on the issue is not hard to discern.
Producers have assembled a diverse array of presenters for Sunday's show, including Morgan Freeman, Sofia Vergara, Kevin Hart, Whoopi Goldberg, Sarah Silverman, Tina Fey, Kerry Washington, Quincy Jones and "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" director J.J. Abrams and star Daisy Ridley. Rock has hosted before, in 2005.
Since his first nomination as the Supporting Actor for his astonishing role as mentally disabled teenager in 1993's "What's Eating Gilbert Grape, ' the coveted statuette remains elusive for him despite noteworthy performances over two decades".
Among the presenters are several Australians, including Margot Robbie, Cate Blanchett and Russell Crowe.
"It's about putting a show together so that it moves, it's fun, it's informative and exciting", Hill says.
The Oscars will be televised in more than 225 countries.
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"I think that's the wrong place to focus on", he said.