Next year’s Oscars will include a category for best ‘popular’ movie, in its latest attempt to revive ratings
|08/08/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced changes to the 2019 Oscar telecast.
- It will be a three-hour telecast.
- A new “popular film” category is being put in place.
On Wednesday, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced some major changes to the 2019 Oscars telecast, and one in particular has made people furious on social media.
The Academy revealed that along with promising a three-hour show (it usually always goes closer to four), the 91st Academy Awards will also have a new category “designed around achievement on popular film.”