E! GOES “LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET” AT THE 91ST ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS THIS SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24TH
Ryan Seacrest and Giuliana Rancic Return to Headline the Network’s Complete Multi-Platform Coverage Beginning at 1:00pm ET/10:00am PT
Nonprofit “We Have Stories” Founder Frederick Joseph will Appear on E!’s Live Coverage to Promote “#CaptainMarvelChallenge” Fundraiser for Young Women
"E! Stream the Red Carpet presented by AT&T” Digital Show on Twitter and EOnline.com Returns Featuring Fashion Commentary and Live Fan Interaction Starting at 6:00pm ET/ 3:00pm PT
Los Angeles, CA, February 21, 2019 – As the A-list stars join together to celebrate the biggest films of the year as chosen by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Ryan Seacrest and Giuliana Rancic will once again headline “E! Live From The Red Carpet: Oscars 2019" to bring fans the most spontaneous and entertaining interviews with film’s biggest stars and nominees. E! will be live across Hollywood with multi-platform coverage from multiple vantage points around the venue. While Seacrest and Rancic cover the red carpet, “The Real” co-host Jeannie Mai, fashion and beauty expert Kahlana Barfield Brown, “E! News” style correspondent Zanna Roberts Rassi, and famed fashion designer and star on Bravo’s “Project Runway” Christian Siriano will provide insightful, in-depth Oscars coverage from The Roosevelt Hotel. Additionally, “E! News” correspondent and film expert Kristin Dos Santos and film expert and host of Will Packer’s Power Star Live Xilla Valentine will report live from Ripley's Believe It or Not! rooftop for a bird’s eye view of all the action. Non-profit “We Have Stories” founder Frederick Joseph will also make a special appearance during E!’s live coverage to chat about the “#CaptainMarvelChallenge” fundraiser aimed to help get young girls to see Marvel Studios’ first female-led film “Captain Marvel.” E!’s unparalleled multi-platform coverage on-air, on digital and across mobile and social goes live from Dolby Theatre and various Los Angeles locations on Sunday, February 24th beginning on-air at at 1:00pm ET/10:00am PT.
E!’s complete coverage kicks off at 1:00pm ET/10:00am PT with “Countdown to the Red Carpet: Oscars 2019” featuring “E! News” co-host Jason Kennedy and “E! News” correspondent Zuri Hall at the Oscars red carpet, along with panelists Mai, celebrity stylist Brad Goreski, comedian on E!’s “Dating #NoFilter” and “Nightly Pop” co-host Nina Parker, and “Very Cavallari” star Kristin Cavallari reporting poolside from The Roosevelt Hotel. Plus, Rassi will provide live Oscars fashion commentary, while Dos Santos and Valentine will overlook the limo drop off at Ripley's Believe It or Not!
As part of the network’s multi-platform coverage, "E! Stream: The Red Carpet presented by AT&T," returns with “The Rundown” host Erin Lim, “Daily Pop” co-host Justin Sylvester, “E! News” correspondent Will Marfuggi, fashion expert Tiffany Reid, along with Collider contributor and film expert Dani Fernandez. They'll provide unlimited access and in-depth insights to the Oscar’s red carpet fashion and this year’s nominees for two hours leading up to the award show on @ENews’ Twitter, the “E! News” app, and eonline.com beginning at 6pm ET / 3pm PT.
As soon as the ceremony wraps, E! goes one-on-one with the biggest winners and breaks down the major moments of the night including the surprise wins and snubs, the fashion standouts, and the most buzzworthy speeches and performances during the "E! After Party: Oscars 2019” hosted by “Daily Pop” and “Nightly Pop” co-host Morgan Stewart, Parker, and Kennedy with “Nightly Pop” co-host Hunter March live from the Vanity Fair party and Hall reporting from the Governor’s Ball, where she’ll be talking to the Oscar winners. “E! News” will also have dedicated Oscars coverage the week leading up to the big night.
Before Sunday’s festivities begin, “E! News” will feature special Oscars coverage on the week leading up as co-hosts Rancic and Kennedy give viewers a peek into Sunday’s big event including a special look inside the venue and a preview of the much-anticipated Oscar moments and performances. Plus on Monday, February 25th at 7pm ET/PT, “E! News” recaps the big night with Oscar winner interviews, a breakdown of the red carpet fashion, and an inside look at how the biggest stars celebrated and partied the night away. “Daily Pop,” “Live From E!” on Facebook and YouTube will also have dedicated Oscars coverage leading up to the big night.
The fan-favorite “E! Glambot” also makes its return to the Oscars with music video director and creative director, Cole Walliser, to capture one of a kind red carpet moments in a breathtaking and innovative way, and immersing fans even deeper into all of the action, as it happens.
Digital & Social
“E! News” fan-favorite Instagram Stories will feature a day-long takeover by various E! talent from the Oscars red carpet and several Hollywood locations. “E! News’” popular Snapchat series, "The Rundown,” hosted by Erin Lim, will also return with special Oscars coverage on Monday, February 25th.
Fans can follow every moment as the event unfolds and get exclusive behind-the-scenes content on “E! News” digital at eonline.com, by downloading the “E! News” app, @enews across social platforms (Instagram, Twitter and Facebook), @e_news on Snapchat, and @eentertainment (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Snapchat). Style fans can also follow along @stylecollective on Instagram for a fashion-first approach to the night.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24TH
1:00pm ET/10:00am PT
“E! Countdown to the Red Carpet: Oscars 2019” featuring “E! News” co-host Jason Kennedy and “E! News” correspondent Zuri Hall at the Oscars red carpet, along with panelists “The Real” co-host Jeannie Mai, celebrity stylist Brad Goreski, comedian on E!’s “Dating #NoFilter” and “Nightly Pop” co-host Nina Parker, and “Very Cavallari” star Kristin Cavallari from The Roosevelt Hotel. Rassi will provide Oscars fashion commentary, while Dos Santos and Valentine report from Ripley's Believe It or Not!
5:00pm ET/2:00pm PT
“E! Live From The Red Carpet: Oscars 2019” hosted by Ryan Seacrest and Giuliana Rancic, alongside panelists “The Real” co-host Jeannie Mai, fashion and beauty expert Kahlana Barfield Brown, “E! News” style correspondent Zanna Roberts Rassi, and famed fashion designer and star on Bravo’s “Project Runway” Christian Siriano from The Roosevelt Hotel, and film expert “E! News” correspondent expert Kristin Dos Santos and film expert and host of Will Packer’s Power Star Live Xilla Valentine from Ripley's Believe It or Not!
6:00pm ET/ 3:00pm PT
6:00pm ET/ 3:00pm PT
“E! Stream: The Red Carpet presented by AT&T” featuring “The Rundown” host Erin Lim, “Daily Pop” co-host Justin Sylvester, “E! News” correspondent Will Marfuggi, fashion expert Tiffany Reid, along with Collider contributor and film expert Dani Fernandez.
7:30pm ET/ 4:30pm PT
7:30pm ET/ 4:30pm PT
“Red Carpet Rundown: Oscars 2019” hosted by Jeannie Mai.
11:30pm ET/ 10:00pm PT (Immediately following Oscars)
"E! After Party: Oscars 2019” featuring “Daily Pop” and “Nightly Pop” co-host Morgan Stewart, Parker, and Kennedy with “Nightly Pop” co-host Hunter March live from the Vanity Fair party and Hall reporting from the Governor’s Ball.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25TH
“Daily Pop” featuring co-hosts Carissa Culiner, Morgan Stewart and Justin Sylvester discussing the most unforgettable moments and hottest fashion from the Oscars. The panel will be joined by guests “Very Cavallari” star Kristin Cavallari and film expert Nikki Novak.
2pm ET/11am PT
“Live From E!” on the “E! News” page on Facebook Live and at eonline.com featuring “E! News” Chief Correspondent Melanie Bromley and “E! News” correspondent Will Marfuggi as they dish on the most buzzed about Oscars highlights, including all the big winners, star-studded after parties and red carpet fashion.
7:00pm ET/ PT
“E! News” features co-hosts Giuliana Rancic and Jason Kennedy and E!’s team of correspondents for a special Oscars recap with all the insider secrets, surprises, snubs and backstage shockers, plus the biggest fashion risks and hottest after-parties.
10:30pm ET/ PT
“Nightly Pop” with co-hosts Morgan Stewart, Nina Parker and Hunter March takes a shallow dive – from cringe-worthy to totally thirsty– into the Oscars and also hand out some over-the-top awards of their own.
E!'s "Live From The Red Carpet" is produced by Ryan Seacrest Productions and Wilshire Studios. Ryan Seacrest, Gary Snegaroff, Shaun Smith and Gerry Johnston are executive producers.
About E! Entertainment
E! is the only global, multi-platform brand for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 91 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S and 161 countries globally. “E! News” airs nightly on the network and is the leading multi-platform publisher delivering breaking entertainment news and pop culture coverage 24/7 across EOnline.com and all digital and social media. E! programming includes popular series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "Total Divas," “Total Bellas,” "Botched," "Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry,” “Very Cavallari” and its newest late night topical series “Busy Tonight.” The brand’s robust digital programming slate includes “E! News’ The Rundown” “Face Forward” and “What The Fashion" on Snapchat. E!’s "Live from the Red Carpet" signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on pop culture's biggest nights and E! is now home to “The E! People’s Choice Awards,” the only award show for the people, by the people. E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. For more corporate information, visit www.nbcuniversal.com.
About E! News
“E! News” is a leading multiplatform content brand serving high quality, engaging entertainment and lifestyle content driven through the lens of celebrity and pop culture. The brand’s robust programming slate includes E! News hosted by Giuliana Rancic and Jason Kennedy; the daytime series Daily Pop, which provides your daily dose of insider gossip; E!’s latest topical late night talk series “Nightly Pop”; “The Rundown” and “What The Fashion!” on Snapchat; “Live From E!,” airing on YouTube and Facebook Live; and eonline.com the go-to destination for all things pop culture. E! News is also the largest entertainment media brand on social media with over 1 billion engagements per month.”
About Wilshire Studios
Wilshire Studios develops and produces a diverse slate of original unscripted programming for multiple platforms, aligning with award-winning producers and innovative storytellers to create compelling content that explores reality through a variety of formats. From USA Network’s “Real Country,” to “The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell” for Netflix; Oxygen’s “Unspeakable Crime: The Killing of Jessica Chambers” and “Mysteries and Scandals;” to E!’s signature “Live from the Red Carpet,” “Busy Tonight” hosted by Busy Philipps and “The E! People’s Choice Awards,” Wilshire Studios produces series that are informative, revealing, thrilling and entertaining. Wilshire Studios is part of the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment portfolio.
About Ryan Seacrest Productions
Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP) is an Emmy-winning entertainment production company creating unscripted, scripted and digital programming. RSP produces “E! Live from the Red Carpet” award shows, the E! hit cable series “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” and its spin-offs, as well as Bravo’s “Shahs of Sunset.” Additionally, RSP produces “Insatiable” for Netflix. The company produced the Emmy Award-winning reality series "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution."