By Livia Peterson
ABC extended its contract with the Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). The television network will broadcast the Academy Awards (also known as the Oscars) through 2028.
The Academy Awards is Hollywood's most prestigious and glamorous evening. The ceremony honors the given year films and the industry.
The Academy’s President Cheryl Boone Isaacs and CEO Dawn Hudson are currently implementing and championing diversity and inclusion. The Academy recently invited additional six hundred or so new members. Furthermore, precursor awards assist prognosticators (including yours truly) to predict the Academy Awards.
The 89th Academy Awards will be held during Sunday, February 26, 2017 evening at the Dolby Theater and televised by the aforementioned network. The Oscars will be televised live in more than two hundred and twenty five countries and territories worldwide.