What Time Are the Oscars On?

What time are the Oscars on? A very good question. The 85th Annual Academy Awards air Sunday February 24 at 8:30 p.m. EST on ABC. The televised (on ABC) red carpet coverage begins at 7:00 p.m.

The awards are Tinsel Town's biggest night, and will be hosted by none other than Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane. 

To get caught up to speed, here is the full list of this year's Oscar nominees. And here you have some predictions. And last but not least, a drinking game

Happy Oscar watching and make sure to check back in for live updates. 

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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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