The 86th Annual Academy Award is all set to take place on Sunday 2 March, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. The awards ceremony will begin at 7 pm ET (5.30 am IST/ 12 am GMT).

Ellen DeGeneres will host the 86th Academy Awards on Sunday. This is for the second Ellen is hosting the ceremony, after an extremely appreciated performance in 2007.

Where to Watch The 2014 Oscars Live

The 2014 Oscars will be air live in more than 225 countries and territories across the world.

In US the 2014 Oscars will be broadcast live on ABC Television Network starting at 7 pm ET with Red Carpet arrival. The award ceremony will be telecast live on ABC at 8.30 pm ET (6.30 am IST/ 1.30 am GMT).

In India the award ceremony will be broadcast live by Star Movies at 5.30 am on Monday 3 March. The repeat telecast will be aired on Monday at Star Movies at 8 pm local time.

FOX Movies Premium will air the show at 8.30 am local time in East Asia including Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Cambodia and Indonesia, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The repeat telecast will be aired at 8 pm local time on Monday.

The official website of Oscars and ABC online will provide the live stream of the award show. (Select the "live" tab on abc.com)  

For those who won't be able to watch it live on television, download WATCH ABC app to watch the show on their phones, tablets and computers.

For viewers in US, the official website will give the live coverage of behind-the-scenes moments. Click here to watch the exclusive behind-the-scenes moments.

For the latest update on award winners and exclusive interviews log on to the official Facebook and Twitter page of Oscars.


Several past winners and this year's nominees will grace the event with their presence. Celebrities including Amy Adams, Kristen Bell, Jessica Biel, Jim Carrey, Glenn Close, Bradley Cooper, Penélope Cruz, Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Day-Lewis, Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Goldie Hawn, Chris Hemsworth, Kate Hudson, Samuel L. Jackson, Angelina Jolie, Michael B. Jordan, Anna Kendrick, Jennifer Lawrence, Matthew McConaughey, Ewan McGregor, Bill Murray, Brad Pitt, Sidney Poitier, Gabourey Sidibe, Will Smith, Charlize Theron, Emma Watson and Naomi Watts among other have been announced as presenters.