La La Land leads the Academy Awards nominations, tying with Titanic and All About Eve‘s record 14 nods.
Several Australians are among the nominees, including Nicole Kidman and Mel Gibson, while Tanna, a Romeo and Juliet-style film set in Vanuatu, scored Australia’s first ever nomination for Best Foreign Language Film.
Australian drama film Lion scooped up six nominations.
Nine screens the Oscars Live at 12:30pm Monday preceded by Live crosses on Today and Today Extra. Twitter is also offering a free Live stream this year.
Host: Jimmy Kimmel
Venue: Dolby Theatre
Gael García Bernal,
Cheryl Boone Isaacs,
Samuel L. Jackson,
Monday February 27 (all times are AEDT):
6am E! Countdown to the Red Carpet.
9:30am Live from the Red Carpet. Ryan Seacrest and Giuliana Rancic.
12pm Nine Extra.
12:30pm Live The 89th Annual Academy Awards
7:30pm 9GEM The 89th Annual Academy Awards rpt
Tuesday February 28
7:30pm E! Fashion Police
Viewers can tune-in on Twitter, even if they don’t have a Twitter account, via Oscars Viewing Party from 12 Noon AEDT on Monday 27th February (ceremony begins 12:30pm).