The 91st Academy Awards Ceremony will be held on Sunday, February 24, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California. The Oscars, so named for the nickname of the statuette award, are given by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
This year’s Oscars originally were to be hosted by comedian Kevin Hart, however he dropped out after a series of old homophobic jokes and tweets resurfaced. Various other hosts were considered, but none agreed. [Read more…]