Late-night talk show host, producer, and comedian Jimmy Kimmel confirmed on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” that he will host the 89th Oscars® to be broadcast live on Oscar® Sunday, February 26, 2017, on the ABC Television Network. This is Kimmel’s first time hosting the global telecast.
A record 27 features have been submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 89th Academy Awards®.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today the appointment of Edgar Aguirre as its Director, Talent Development and Inclusion.
Three-time Oscar®-nominated producer Michael De Luca and Emmy®-nominated producer Jennifer Todd will produce the 89th Oscars® telecast.
One hundred forty-five features have been submitted for consideration in the Documentary Feature category for the 89th Academy Awards®.