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'Oscars Live on the Red Carpet,' kicks off 'Oscar Sunday'

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Fri, Feb 22nd 2019 06:25 pm

Hosted by Maria Menounos, Elaine Welteroth, Ashley Graham & Billy Porter

Ryan Seacrest joins ABC’s official Oscars pre-show for first time for special live appearance in final half hour

“Oscars Live on the Red Carpet,” the official pre-show for the most glamorous show in Hollywood, will give viewers live access to the night’s nominees, performers and presenters beginning at 6:30 p.m. EST Sunday on The ABC Television Network. The red carpet festivities will be hosted by actress and television personality Maria Menounos, award-winning journalist Elaine Welteroth, supermodel Ashley Graham, and actor and singer Billy Porter. Menounos, Welteroth and Graham will interview the nominees, performers and attendees as they arrive, while Porter provides all the fashion and glamour commentary on “Oscar Sunday.”

Beginning at 7:30 p.m., they will be joined by Emmy-winning producer and renowned radio and TV personality Ryan Seacrest as he ushers the viewers watching from home into the final moments before the main event begins. This follows his duties on “E! Live From The Red Carpet: Oscars 2019,” where he co-hosts with Giuliana Rancic and serves as executive producer. E!’s complete multiplatform coverage begins at 1 p.m.

The 91st Oscars will be held Sunday at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, televised live on The ABC Television Network at 8 p.m. “The Oscars” also will be televised in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

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