91st Academy Awards

The 91st Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2018 and took place on February 24, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. During the ceremony, AMPAS presented Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 24 categories. The ceremony was televised in the United States by the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) and was produced by Donna Gigliotti and Glenn Weiss, with Weiss also serving as director.[6][7] This was the first telecast to have no host since the 61st ceremony held in 1989.[8]

91st Academy Awards
Official poster
DateFebruary 24, 2019
Site
Preshow hosts
Produced byDonna Gigliotti
Glenn Weiss[2]
Directed byGlenn Weiss
Highlights
Best PictureGreen Book
Most awardsBohemian Rhapsody (4)
Most nominationsThe Favourite and Roma (10)
TV in the United States
NetworkABC
Duration3 hours, 21 minutes[3]
Ratings29.56 million[4]
16.4% (Nielsen ratings)[5]

In related events, the Academy held its 10th Annual Governors Awards ceremony at the Grand Ballroom of the Hollywood & Highland Center on November 18, 2018.[9] The Academy Scientific and Technical Awards were presented by host David Oyelowo on February 9, 2019, in a ceremony at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills.[10]

Green Book won three awards including Best Picture.[11][12] Other winners included Bohemian Rhapsody with four awards, Black Panther and Roma with three awards, and Bao, BlacKkKlansman, The Favourite, First Man, Free Solo, If Beale Street Could Talk, Period. End of Sentence., Skin, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, A Star Is Born, and Vice with one. The telecast garnered 29.56 million viewers in the United States.


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