2021 Oscars calendar: Final Academy Awards voting begins April 15, ceremony is April 25

Final voting for the Oscars kicks off on April 15 and runs for just six days before ending at 5 p.m. PT on April 20. Just five days after we will find out the names of winners at the 93rd annual Academy Awards on Sunday, April 25.

We’ve already hear from nine guilds: actors, art directors, casting directors, costume designers, directors, makeup artists and hairstylists, producers, visual effects wizards, and writers. Four more guilds will hold their awards ceremonies during the voting period for the Oscars: cinematographers, film editors, sound editors and sound mixers.

SEE Complete list of 2021 Oscar nominations in all 23 categories

All of the key dates on the Oscars calendar are detailed below. Winners events are in gold while nomination announcements are italicized.


April 15 – Oscars: Final Voting Opens

April 16 – Annie Awards
April 16 – MPSE Awards

April 17 – ACE Awards
April 17 – CAS Awards

April 18 – ASC Awards

April 20 – Oscars: Final Voting Closes

April 22 – Independent Spirit Awards

April 25 – Oscars

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