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OSN to telecast the Oscars live

oscar_statue_605OSN will air all of the live action from the star-studded 88th Academy Awards ceremony at the same time as the US.

Organised under the theme ‘We All Dream in Gold,’ and hosted by comedian, Chris Rock, OSN will telecast the ceremony live and exclusively across the region on OSN Movies Premiere HD and streams on OSN Play on February 29 at 4.30am (KSA time), and the repeat at 8pm (KSA time) on the same day.

A line-up of previous Oscar winners such as Birdman, The Theory of Everything, Interstellar and more, will be aired on OSN this month. Film fans can also get up close to all the excitement from the red carpet live on E! as this year’s nominees and A-list stars show off their glamorous attire and stop for interviews with renowned TV presenter Giuliana Rancic.

With fierce competition put up by blockbuster movies such as, The Revenant,  The Martian, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Mad Max: Fury Road,  Joy and Steve Jobs this year’s Oscars is set to make for golden viewing.