Oscar 2006: Dates for the 79th Awards Ceremony

Dates Announced for the 79th Academy Awards

Beverly Hills, CA, April 17, 06–The 79th Annual Academy Awards will be held on Sunday, February 25, 2007, Academy President Sid Ganis announced today. The telecast will again originate from the Kodak Theatre and will be televised live by the ABC Television Network.

Dates to Remember:

December 1, 2006: Official Screen Credits Forms Due

December 26, 2006: Nominations ballots mailed.

January 13, 2007: Nominations polls close 5 p.m. PST.

January 23, 2007: Nominations announced 5:30 a.m. PST, Samuel Goldwyn Theater

January 31, 2007: Final ballots mailed.

February 5, 2007: Nominees Luncheon

February 10, 2007: Scientific and Technical Awards Dinner

February 20, 2007: Final polls close 5 p.m. PST.

February 25, 2007: 79th Annual Academy Awards