There is also a replay at 9:40pm on Monday night. Nine begins its coverage from Today with live reporting from Lisa Wilkinson and Richard Wilkins, which continues right through the morning.
E! also has over 9 hrs of coverage with more than 20 cameras. Led by Ryan Seacrest and Giuliana Rancic E! promises the stars, the gowns, the shoes and more. In addition it offers digital, mobile, and social platforms, highlighted by Eonline’s livestream show hosted by Catt Sadler and Jesse Giddings as an added second screen experience.
A number of Australians are up for awards. They are:
Actress in a Leading Role:
Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine
Michael Wilkinson – American Hustle
Catherine Martin – The Great Gatsby
Production Design: Catherine Martin; Set Decoration: Beverley Dunn – The Great Gatsby
David Clayton – The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles.
Robert De Niro
Samuel L. Jackson
Michael B. Jordan
U2 “Ordinary Love” from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Idina Menzel “Let It Go” from Frozen
Karen O “The Moon Song” from Her
Pharrell Williams “Happy” from Despicable Me 2
Bette Midler TBA
(All times are AEDT):
Sunday March 2
9:40pm ABC1 At the Movies. Margaret and David preview the Oscars.
Monday March 3
5:30am Nine. Today. Lisa Wilkinson co-hosting Live from the red carpet, joined by Richard Wilkins and Richard Reid.
5:30am E! Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 2014 Academy Awards. Giuliana Rancic, Kelly Osbourne, Jason Kennedy, Catt Sadler, Ross Mathews, George Kotsiopoulos, Kristin Dos Santos, Dave Karger, Ali Fedotowsky and Orly Shani.
9:00am Mornings. Live reports from Richard Wilkins.
9:30am E! Live From The Red Carpet. Hosts Ryan Seacrest with Giuliana Rancic, Dave Karger, Kelly Osbourne and Ross Mathews plus Laura Brown and Alicia Quarle.
11:00am. Nine Nine Morning News. Live reports from Richard Wilkins.
12:00pm Nine. Extra. Presented by Mario Lopez and Maria Menounos.
12:30pm Nine. 86th ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS. Live. Hosted by Ellen DeGeneres.
4:00pm E! E!’s After Party: The 2014 Academy Awards.Jason Kennedy, Khloe Kardashian, Terrence Jenkins, Catt Sadler, Laura Brown, Dave Karger, Kristina Guerrero and Alicia Quarles from the Vanity Fair party.
9:40pm Nine. 86th Annual Academy Awards. Hosted by Ellen DeGeneres. Rpt.
Tuesday March 4
7:30pm E! E! News. Ryan and Giuliana in-studio.
Wednesday March 5
9:30pm E! Fashion Police. Joan Rivers, Giuliana Rancic, Kelly Osbourne and George Kotsiopolous.