The 89th Annual Academy Awards will be held on February 26 to honor the best talents in all areas of the film industry. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the awards will be conferred upon the year’s top nominated films like La La Land, Arrival, and Moonlight.
Many popular names from Hollywood’s lineup of actors like Denzel Washington, Ryan Gosling, Meryl Streep, and Natalie Portman are nominated for their outstanding performances in the films released last year. Many other categories like screenplay, music, cinematography, editing, costume design, etc., will also be presented awards at the event.
This year’s Academy Awards will feature intense competition from the nominated films, as each one of them is truly outstanding in one or the other aspect. The show will air at 07:00 pm ET on ABC television. The awards will begin from 08:30 pm onwards, but viewers can watch the red carpet before the ceremony begins.
The Academy Awards is one of the most widely watched shows around the globe, and it is a must watch for cinephiles. The awards ceremony is available for viewing in both standard television and through online streaming platforms. The notable television streaming service, Sling TV is also offering live broadcast of the 89th Academy Awards.
Sling TV is the best option to consider in viewing the Academy Awards through online streaming. They are offering starting packages of $20, which is a small yet valuable package of up to 25 channels. It is a mix of essential channels including CNN, AMC, ESPN, TBS, Food Network, and many others. There is also the option to add in any of your favorite channel to the Sling TV bundles by paying additional fees.
The Broadcast Extra Bundle is the preferred package if you want to view ABC. It comes along with numerous other channels along with ABC making it an excellent deal for the viewers. The ABC channel is however available in select regions only and is to be made clear when opting for this package.
Sling TV is also offering other premium content like HBO and Cinemax, which offers some of the best entertainment content like movies and television series for the viewers. Sling TV is offering a great addition to its package of streaming channels by presenting a free one-week trial. You simply have to sign up for the free trial through Sling’s website and watch the Academy Awards along with other shows, free for one week.