The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that next year’s 85th annual Academy Awards nominations will be announced on January 10, 2013. That’s five days earlier than had been previously planned. That means highly anticipated Oscar nominations will be revealed days before the Golden Globe Awards, which air live January 13.
The Academy also noted some changes to their schedule.
Here are the newly announced Oscar dates:
Friday, November 30, 2012: Official Screen Credits due
Saturday, December 1, 2012: Governors Awards presentation
Monday, December 17, 2012: Nominations voting begins
Thursday, January 3, 2013: Nominations voting ends 5 p.m. PT
Thursday, January 10, 2013: Nominations announced 5:30 a.m. PT
Monday, February 4, 2013: Nominees Luncheon
Friday, February 8, 2013: Final voting begins
Saturday, February 9, 2013: Scientific and Technical Awards presentation
Tuesday, February 19, 2013: Final voting ends 5 p.m. PT
Sunday, February 24, 2013: 85th Academy Awards presentation