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.