Oscars 2017 FAQ: Where to watch the show and red carpet on TV and online

An Oscar statue stands on the red carpet outside the theater. (Amy Sancetta/Associated Press)

An Oscar statue stands on the red carpet outside the theater. (Amy Sancetta/Associated Press)

Where can I watch the Oscars on TV?

The 89th Academy Awards airs Sunday on ABC at 8:30 p.m.

Where can I watch the Oscars online?

If you’re a cable TV subscriber in one of eight markets (Chicago; Fresno, Calif.; Houston; Los Angeles; New York; Philadelphia; Raleigh-Durham, N.C.; or San Francisco), you can access a live stream of the show here or on the ABC app, available on smartphones, computers and tablets.

Or, if you have a DirecTV subscription and are in one of 13 markets (Albuquerque; Boston; Fort Smith/Fayetteville, Ark.; Jackson, Miss.; Kansas City; Milwaukee; Monterey-Salinas, Calif.; Oklahoma City; Omaha; Pittsburgh; Portland-Auburn, Maine; Savannah, Ga.; or West Palm Beach, Fla.), you can also watch a live stream on the site or app. Otherwise, you’re out of luck. More detailed instructions are here.

What time will the show be over?

11:30 p.m. is the scheduled end time — but that rarely happens.

Who’s the host?

Jimmy Kimmel, ABC late-night host extraordinaire.

Who’s going to win?

Will “La La Land” dominate? Could “Moonlight” land best picture? Our critics take their best guesses. “La La Land” will likely have a great night, as the musical is nominated for 14 awards, followed by “Moonlight” and “Arrival,” tied at eight each. See all the nominations here.

Where can I see all the fashion and the awkward celebrity interviews?

“E! Live From the Red Carpet: The 2017 Academy Awards” (5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.): Ryan Seacrest and Giuliana Rancic take over hosting duties, as usual, although ABC gets exclusive red carpet rights at 7:30 p.m.

“Oscars Opening Ceremony: Live from the Red Carpet” (ABC, 7 to 8:30 p.m.): Robin Roberts, Michael Strahan and Lara Spencer of “Good Morning America” interview all the celebs until the start of the show.

“Live From the Oscars” (CW at 6 to 7 p.m.): If you get tired of Seacrest (is there even such a thing?), flip over to Los Angeles’s local KTLA broadcast.

What about the after-shows?

“Live From Hollywood: The After Party” (ABC, 12:05 to 1:07 a.m.): Because Kimmel presumably can’t host the Oscars ceremony and his annual after-show, the network hands the reins over to “Black-ish” star Anthony Anderson. He’s joined by Lara Spencer, Yahoo Style’s Joe Zee and ABC News’s Chris Connelly, who will interview celebrities (and the night’s winners) outside of the Governor’s Ball.

“E! After Party: The 2017 Academy Awards” (E!, midnight to 1:30 a.m.): The hosts will discuss all the highlights from the night.

“Live’s After Oscar Show” (Monday, 9 a.m.): “Live” host Kelly Ripa welcomes Seacrest to recap the show and features interviews with the winners.

When can I judge the fashion?

Monday night at 8, “Fashion Police” hosts Melissa Rivers, Rancic, Brad Goreski, Nene Leakes and Margaret Cho rank all the outfit choices from best to worst.

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