Oscars 2013 Date and Time

The 85th Annual Academy Awards will take place Sunday February 24 beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET on ABC. Red carpet coverage will begin a few hours earlier at 5:30 p.m.

Seth MacFarlane will be doing his best Billy Crystal impersonation and hosting the awards for the first time. 

Tune in to see whether Argo will continue its award show hot streak, if anyone can beat Daniel Day-Lewis as Lincoln or Anne Hathaway as Fantine, and if Stephen Spielberg can win yet another Best Director statue

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