Watch 2015 Oscars Live Online: Academy Awards Start Time, Live Stream, Mobile Apps

Watch the 2015 Oscars live online or on your local ABC TV channel on February 22, starting at 7 p.m. Live stream coverage of the 87th Academy Awards ceremony is available on your computer, tablet, iPhone or Android smartphone so you can keep track of this year’s big winners wherever you are on Sunday night.

The best films of 2014 will be honored on Sunday night starting with red carpet coverage 7 p.m. ET, followed by the awards show at 8:30 p.m. ET. Movie fans will see long list of nominees including Bradley Cooper, Julianne Moore, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Meryl Streep walking the red carpet as they get ready to enter the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles with hope of winning one of the famous gold-plated statuettes.

Only viewers in select markets (listed below) will be able to watch the entire show streaming live online, but everyone (no sign-in required) will be able to use the free WATCH ABC app to watch live coverage of the red carpet arrivals and behind-the-scenes action via multiple backstage cameras.

Watch live streaming coverage of the 2015 Oscars by clicking the “watch live” section on the app or by going to ABC.com. To view the awards show live, you must have a participating TV provider account — including Comcast, AT&T U-Verse, Verizon FiOS, and COX — and live in the following areas: Chicago, Fresno, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia, Raleigh-Durham and San Francisco.

Download the WATCH ABC app for Android here or for your iPhone, iPad or Apple TV here.

E! Online is also offering special pre-show coverage of the 87th Annual Academy Awards starting at 5:25 p.m. ET. Download the free E! Online app for Android or for iPhone/iPad and watch the red carpet fashions as well as award predictions, celebrity interviews, and photos of your favorite celebrities.

Keep up with the latest 2015 Oscars chatter on Twitter (follow @theacademy). Watch videos, see photos of the nominees, and get the latest awards show scoop on the Academy Awards Facebook page.

As previously reported by the Inquisitr, Neil Patrick Harris will be hosting the 2015 Academy Awards. Lady Gaga will make a a special tribute performance during the show. Presenters include Ben Affleck, Meryl Streep, Kerry Washington, Oprah Winfrey, Channing Tatum, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Kerry Washington.

Not sure who’s nominated this year? See the full list of 2015 Oscars nominees here, including American Sniper and Whiplash (Best Picture nominees) and Benedict Cumberbatch and Felicity Jones (Best Actor and Actress nominees).

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