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Oscars 2021 ceremony postponed for two months

Oscars 2021 ceremony postponed for two months

Next year's Oscars ceremony has been pushed back by two months, the latest big celebrity event to have been affected by the coronavirus outbreak.

The Academy Awards were due to take place on Feb 28 next year but have now been put back until Apr 25, 2021.

Organisers have also agreed to extend the eligibility window for film releases beyond Dec 31, 2020 to the end of February.

Next year's British Academy Film Awards (Baftas) have been pushed back to Apr 11, keeping in line with the Oscars.

– Source: News websites