Next year’s Academy Awards ceremony will take place in Hollywood on February 26,adhering to the late-February schedule that was instituted in 2004,organisers said recently. The 84th annual event will return to the Kodak Theatre,its home since 2002. Nominations will be unveiled on January 24. This year’s ceremony took place on February 27,with nominations announced on January 25. The Oscars used to be given out in late March or early April,making for a lengthy awards season. Dates have not yet been announced for other awards shows around that time,including the Grammys and the Golden Globes.
IN PICTURES: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in a never-seen-before avatar in Vogue photoshoot