Will In-Person Attendance Be Required?

For the Oscars, the Academy had told Oscar nominees that they would HAVE to attend in-person.
This upset those who don’t want to travel or be in a group of people at this time.
With COVID-19 variants surging in Europe and other places, international guests may have even more obstacles to face to even attempt to attend in-person.
It appears that the Academy will be backing down from their demand a bit, and the nominees will have a zoom meeting with producers to discuss remote attendance options.

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