For the previous yr, film theaters have been closed and productions have been halted, however as they are saying in Hollywood, the present should go on.
As a substitute of rolling out the crimson carpet solely at Hollywood’s Dolby Theater, the place the ceremony had been hosted since 2002, the Academy additionally took over downtown Los Angeles’ historic Union Station.
Moreover, satellite tv for pc hubs sprinkled around the globe allowed nominees stationed internationally to take part within the ceremony.
And the 93rd Academy Awards weren’t simply vital due to the brand new venues. Viewers noticed Chloé Zhao, Yuh-Jung Youn, Mia Neal, Jamika Wilson and extra stars make historical past of their respective classes, prompting celebration throughout social media.
In different phrases, it was the right ending to the 2021 award season.