Facebook Watch to live-stream ‘The Oscars: All Access’

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Awards deteriorate competence be entrance to a close, though there is still one awards uncover left, and it’s a large one. The Academy Awards front Sunday, Mar 4.

The awards uncover will atmosphere live on ABC, though Facebook users will also have a ability to balance in to “The Oscars: All Access” around Facebook Watch. The Academy’s uncover page, ABC Television Network’s Facebook page, Oscar.com and ABCNews.com will all lift a stream.

The tide will embody red runner coverage, backstage behind-the-scenes footage, and live ‘look-ins’ to a Oscars promote itself. Plus, viewers on Facebook will also be means to ask for a ‘digital autograph’ from one of their favorite stars, whatever that means.

As cord-cutting becomes some-more prevalent, a handful of firms are competing to possess a streaming space, either it’s Hulu and YouTube with live streaming products or incumbents like ABC, CBS and others formulating digital streaming products to atmosphere their content. But we can never count out amicable networks like Facebook and Twitter, that are operative their approach into live streaming around vital events like NFL games and awards shows.

This isn’t Facebook’s initial go during an eventuality like this. In January, it aired a Golden Globes red runner pre-show.

The tide starts on Mar 4 during 6:30 pm ET.

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