With the Oscars just a few days away, oddschecker give you the latest insight for this years event.
After being postponed by two months in February, the 2021 Oscars will now take place 26 April, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
This year’s Oscars promises to bring back some semblance of normality, as the event will be held in person, instead of on the Zoom or Skype we have come accustomed too.
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What time do the Oscars start?
Due to the time difference the Oscars will start at midnight on Monday 26 April.
This marks the 93rd Academy Awards, which will be hosted by actors Ariana DeBose and Lil Rel Howery – the duo’s first time presenting the Oscars.
What TV channel is the Oscars on?
You can watch the ceremony via Sky Cinema, who are set to air the event in full on its sub-channel Sky Cinema Oscars, followed by a highlights reel on Sky One.
Oscars 2021 Odds
The Oscars is the most coveted prize for any film director or even actor to win.
The Best Picture Category has recognised some truly great films such The Godfather, Schindler’s List, Forrest Gump, and its most recent winner Parasite, who made history by becoming the first non-English language film to take the top prize.
This year’s Best Picture award is likely to going to go to Nomadland. It has won every major award so far this season, including top honour from the Producers Guild, the Directors Guild, and the Golden Globes.
As mentioned before, the Oscars has also recognised the extraordinary talents of Actors, with the likes of Jack Nicholson winning Best Actor three times and Katharine Hepburn winning Best Actress four times.
This year’s Best Actor category also has a clear odds-on favourite with Chadwick Boseman, who sadly died in August 2020 priced at 1/8 for his performance in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.
Carey Mulligan is currently the favourite to take home Best Actress, and is priced at 13/8 for her role in Promising Young Women.
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