Oscars producers said last week that there will “not be an option to Zoom in for the show”
Riz Ahmed is now the first actor of Pakistani descent to land an Oscar nomination for his role in Sound of Metal
Netflix’s 1930s Hollywood drama “Mank” led Oscar nominations on Monday with 10 nods, including best picture, director and for actors Gary Oldman and Amanda Seyfried
In February, Parasite became the first foreign-language movie to win best picture.
The ceremony for film’s highest honors will take place on April 25, 2021.
The rules will not apply to films vying for Oscars at the next ceremony in 2021.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has repeatedly been hit with criticism in recent years for a lack of diversity.
“I remember at the premiere of ‘Selma’ us wearing ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-shirts in protest”
The movie industry's biggest night is currently scheduled for February 28.
Movie theatres are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.