It’s the 2015 Oscars and we’ve got all the info on how to watch the big event online, with all the best live streams available. ABC, E! News and the official Oscars website all have live streams available to either watch the awards show live as it happens and/or check out the red carpet coverage. Tonight’s performers are full of A-list celebrities, which include: Rita Ora, John Legend, Common, Lady Gaga, Adam Levine, and Tim McGraw. With Neil Patrick Harris hosting the show, the Oscars this year will truly be something to remember.
The Academy Awards begin on Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 8:30 p.m. EST, with coverage starting as early as 1:30 p.m. Now check out all the details on how to watch the Oscars online, plus links to all the live streams available.
Watch the Oscars Online
ABC has a live stream available, along with additional coverage — free via ABC Watch Live. When you visit the site, will click “confirm location” and then select your TV provider (Livestreaming is currently available through Comcast, Cablevision, Cox Communications, Charter Communications, DISH, DirecTV, Midcontinent Communications, Verizon FiOS, Google Fiber and AT&T U-verse.). You will then be directed to a sign in page where you will need to enter your online username and password for your cable provider. If you don’t already have a registered online account, you can register for free right there. If, for some reason, you cannot access ABC Watch Live, you can check out all their coverage on their Facebook page by clicking here.
At 4:00 P.M. EST, ABC will air special The Road to Gold: An Academy Award Preview and at 5:00 p.m. EST will air On the Red Carpet at the Oscars, with all small break at 6:00p.m. before carrying on at 6:30 p.m. EST. ABC will also have red carpet arrival and behind-the-scenes coverage starting at 7:30 p.m. EST, titled Oscars Opening Ceremony: Live From the Red Carpet with the hosts are Michael Strahan, Lara Spencer, and Robin Roberts. You can watch this on ABC Watch Live as well. Just click here. The CW Network will also have an Oscars red carpet special from 6:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. EST.
The official Oscars live stream starts 7:00 p.m. EST on Sunday, February 22, 2015 to check out the red carpet arrivals and behind-the-scenes goings-on. The stream will include backstage footage, red carpet moments, reactions from winners and behind-the-scenes coverage. Click here to check out the live stream.
E! Online will also have a red carpet live stream available. Their television specials begin at 1:30 p.m. EST with their “Countdown to the Red Carpet.” Starting at 5:25 p.m. ET|2:25 p.m. PT, E! will begin their livestream coverage and additional E! Live Coverage will be available at the E! After Party: The 2015 Academy Awards this Sunday, Feb.22 at 11:30pm|8:30pm ET/PT. Click here to check it out.
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