- Disney+ Hotstar to live stream Oscar award ceremony on March 13
- India has three nominations in various categories
- For the first time an Indian actress, Deepika Padukone is a presenter
We have an update for everyone who can’t wait to see their favourite movies and stars win at the Academy Awards in 2023, which are only a few days away. The awards event is scheduled to air in India on March 13 in the early morning hours. On March 12, 2023, the Oscars presentation will take place in the Dolby Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles. With three Academy Award nominations in a single year, India has created history.
The documentaries The Elephant Whisperers and All That Breathes, as well as the RRR song Naatu Naatu, are competing for the coveted international award in their respective categories. Along with the nominations, the Indian song “Naatu Naatu” will be sung at the Oscars 2023 for the first time. Naatu Naatu will be performed live by singers Kalabhairava and Rahul Sipligunj at the Oscars. The Oscars ceremony’s live-streaming information was recently disclosed by Disney+ Hotstar. Deepika Padukone, an Indian actress, will be there as one of the Oscar presenters, for the first time. Riz Ahmed, Zoe Saldana, Jonathan Majors, Glenn Close, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael B Jordan, Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, and others will also be present. According to expectations, the Oscars 2023 will be a star-studded event as major superstars will walk down the red carpet while killing it with their amazing fashion selections. Fans and the fashion police are eager to see how the celebs will dress for the awards ceremony, so all eyes are on the red carpet.
When and where to stream Oscars 2023 in India
The Oscars will be shown live on Disney+Hotstar in India on March 13 at 5:30 am. Fans can also view the ceremony on the ABC Network’s YouTube channel as an alternative.
The OTT platform also released a montage of the 95th Academy Awards’ top nominees. The clip included scenes from Avatar: The Way of Water, All Quiet on the Western Front, The Banshees of Inisherin, Top Gun: Maverick, RRR, and many more movies. The page captioned the post, “Movies are dreams you can never forget. Come celebrate the dream makers at the 95th Oscars.”
Movies are dreams you can never forget.
Come celebrate the dream makers at the 95th Oscars🎥#Oscars95
Streaming on March 13, 5:30 AM. pic.twitter.com/UaZmse9Tif
— Disney+ Hotstar (@DisneyPlusHS) March 6, 2023
India on road to making history
Regarding movies that represent India, SS Rajamouli’s RRR has sparked an insane amount of Oscar anticipation. The song “Naatu Naatu” from the movie is up for Best Original Song and will be performed live on stage. That stands a good probability of succeeding. Both Kartiki Gonsalves’ The Elephant Whisperers and Shaunak Sen’s All That Breathes have received nominations for Best Documentary and Best Documentary Short Film, respectively.
Introducing your 95th Academy Awards host, Jimmy Kimmel. Welcome back!
Tune into ABC to watch the Oscars LIVE on Sunday, March 12th at 8e/5p! #Oscars95 pic.twitter.com/qdFZYFeE2r
— The Academy (@TheAcademy) November 7, 2022
Who is hosting the show?
After the last year’s slap gate incident at the Oscars, everyone is eager to know, who is hosting the show this year and we have the answer for you. Jimmy Kimmel, a host of late-night television and a comedian, will once again serve as the Oscars’ host. Moreover, he presided over the ceremony in 2017 and 2018. He will join other celebrities who have presented at the Academy Awards three times, including Jerry Lewis, Steve Martin, Conrad Nagel, and David Niven. Individuals who have hosted more than three times include Johnny Carson, Billy Crystal, Bob Hope, Whoopi Goldberg, and Jack Lemmon.