82nd Annual Academy Awards to Be Presented in March 2010

News   82nd Annual Academy Awards to Be Presented in March 2010 Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences President Sid Ganis has announced that the 82nd Annual Academy Awards will be presented March 7, 2010.

The awards ceremony will be held at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, CA. ABC-TV will broadcast the event live. Nominations will be announced Feb. 2 at 5:30 AM PT at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater.

Other key dates for the Oscar calendar have been announced:

Dec. 1, 2009: Official Screen Credits forms due
Dec. 28: Nominations ballots mailed
Jan. 23, 2010: Nominations polls close 5 PM PT
Feb. 10: Final ballots mailed
Feb. 15: Nominees Luncheon
Feb. 20: Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards presentation
March 2: Final polls close 5 PM PT

For more information visit www.oscars.org.