This is a huge week in Hollywood and the networks plan on bringing every magical moment of the 2015 Oscars into homes across America. Neil Patrick Harris spoke to Ellen DeGeneres on Feb. 18 and asked for tips about hosting Hollywood’s biggest night of the year. According to People, the first-time Oscar host is feeling pressure, but excited about the 2015 Academy Awards. Before and after the Oscars, there is a wide range of TV specials that includes red carpet shows, after parties to celebrate the big wins, and a fashion recap and review. Below is the Oscars TV schedule for 2015.
Saturday, Feb. 21:
Countdown to the Oscars: An Insider’s Guide
8:00-8:30 p.m. EST on ABC
GMA host Lara Spencer takes viewers on a journey through past Oscar ceremonies, plus provides a look at the people behind the scenes at this year’s Academy Awards.
2015 Oscars Red Carpet TV specials on Sunday, Feb. 22:
Countdown to the Oscars
Sunday, Feb. 22 from 1:30-5:30 p.m. EST on E!
The four-hour broadcast includes pre-Oscar festivities, fashion predictions, a look back at Oscar’s most memorable moments, plus an in-depth review of this year’s nominees.
ET at the Oscars: Live on Pop
Sunday, Feb. 22 from 5-7:30 p.m. EST on Pop
Nancy O’Dell and Kevin Frazier from “Entertainment Tonight” are teaming up with Pop TV to bring all the latest celebrity arrivals, interviews and red carpet fashion at the 2015 Academy Awards.
E! Live from the Red Carpet: The 2015 Academy Awards
Sunday, Feb. 22 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. EST on E!
Ryan Seacrest interviews celebrities on the red carpet as they arrive at the 2015 Academy Awards. Other hosts include Giuliana Rancic, Kelly Osbourne, Khloe Kardashian, Dave Karger and Ross Matthews.
Oscars Opening Ceremony: Live from the Red Carpet
Sunday, Feb. 22 from 7-8:30 p.m. EST on ABC
Hosts Robin Roberts, Lara Spencer and Michael Strahan will cover red carpet arrivals and interview this year’s nominees. People magazine’s Jess Cagle and Yahoo Style editor in chief Joe Zee provide commentary.
87th Annual Academy Awards
Sunday, Feb. 22 from 8:30-11:30m p.m. EST on ABC
Neil Patrick Harris hosts the 87th annual ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. “Birdman” and “The Grand Budapest Hotel” lead all nominees with nine each. “The Imitation Game” follows close behind with eight. Adam Levine, Common, John Legend, Lady Gaga, Tim McGraw, Rita Ora, Anna Kendrick, Jennifer Hudson, Tegan and Sara, and the Lonely Island are scheduled to perform.
Oscar After Parties and More:
Jimmy Kimmel Live: After the Oscars
Sunday, Feb. 22
This year marks the tenth anniversary of Kimmel’s live post-Oscar broadcast. Scheduled guests include John Travolta, Neil Patrick Harris, Sean Penn, Susan Sarandon, Eddie Redmayne, Lupita Nyong’o, John Krasinski, Emily Blunt, Gary Oldman, Jeff Bridges, Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell and more. The show is scheduled to air after late local news on the east coast and at 10 p.m. PST on ABC.
E! After Party: The 2015 Academy Awards
Sunday, Feb. 22 from 11:30 p.m.-1 a.m. on E!
Hosts Ross Mathews, Maria Menounos and Khloé Kardashian will review the most memorable moments from the 2015 Oscars. They will also cover the night’s hottest after parties.
The Day After…
Live with Kelly & Michael: After Oscar Show 2015
Monday, Feb. 23 (check local listings for time and channel information)
Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan are set to host a live post Oscars TV special from the very same stage as last night’s awards. Neil Patrick Harris, plus many of the big winners will head back to the Dolby Theatre to chat about their favorite minutes from the 2015 Academy Awards.
Fashion Recap and Review:
Monday, Feb. 23 from 9-10 p.m. EST on E!
It’s like a high holy day for Kathy Griffin & Co. as they assess the ensembles that rocked or ruined the red carpet at the 2015 Oscars.
For the latest news about the 2015 Academy Awards, head to the official Oscars website. You’ll be able to read all about this year’s nominees, presenters and host. You can also relive some of the most glamorous looks at past Oscar ceremonies.