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Celebrate 2024/2025 Awards Season in Los Angeles

L.A. Awards Season Calendar 2024/2025

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2024/2025 Awards Season:
Key Dates for the 2024/2025 Oscars, Emmys, Critics Choice, People's Choice, Grammys, Golden Globes and more.

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Updated on Jun 11 2024 7:16am

LA Award Season Calendar

Step into the dazzling world of LA's Best Film & Music Award Shows with the 2024 Awards Season Calendar, a guide to the key dates and timelines for the most anticipated ceremonies, including the 96th Academy Awards, the 29th Annual Critics Choice Awards, the 81st Annual Golden Globes, and the 75th Primetime Emmy Awards, where the city of angels celebrates the highest achievements in movies, television, and music.

Welcome to the glitz and glamour of LA's Best Film Award Shows, where the entertainment industry converges for a dazzling showcase of talent, creativity, and excellence. In the heart of the entertainment capital, Los Angeles, the awards season unfolds with a series of prestigious events that captivate audiences globally. This 2024 Awards Season Calendar is your guide to the key dates and timelines for the most anticipated award ceremonies, including the 96th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre on March 10, the 29th Annual Critics Choice Awards on January 14, the 81st Annual Golden Globes at The Beverly Hilton on January 7, and the 75th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Peacock Theater at LA Live on January 15. As the city of angels rolls out the red carpet, these events not only honor the highest achievements in movies, television, and music but also create an immersive cultural experience that resonates with industry insiders and fans alike. Get ready for a season of celebration, recognition, and unforgettable moments in the world of entertainment.


82nd Annual Golden Globes - The Beverly Hilton

Sunday, January 5th 2025
CBS and the Golden Globes have solidified their plans for the 82nd annual ceremony, slated to take place on January 5, 2025. Broadcasting live coast to coast from 8-11 p.m. ET/5-8 p.m. PT on CBS, with simultaneous streaming on Paramount+ in the U.S., the event promises to captivate audiences with its star-studded allure. Providing viewers with flexibility, Paramount+ offers both live and on-demand access for subscribers, ensuring everyone can partake in the excitement of the Golden Globes. Additionally, organizers have unveiled the complete timetable for the 2025 awards, with the nominations announcement scheduled for December 9, setting the stage for another memorable celebration of cinematic excellence.

Golden Globes 2024 WINNERS
At the 81st Golden Globe Awards, "Oppenheimer" emerged as the dominant force, securing five wins, including the prestigious Best Motion Picture Drama. Christopher Nolan, the film's director, was recognized as Best Director, and Cillian Murphy. who portrayed the brooding physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer, took home the award for Best Actor in a Drama. The film also received accolades for its atmospheric score. On the television front, "Succession" claimed four victories, including Best Drama Series, capping off its successful four-season run. "Poor Things," a feminist reimagining of the Frankenstein tale, won Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy, while Emma Stone was honored as Best Female Actor in a Comedy for her role in the film. Lily Gladstone made history by winning Best Female Actor in a Drama for her portrayal in "Killers of the Flower Moon," acknowledging the significance of indigenous representation in the entertainment industry. The night also saw "Beef" and "The Bear" securing three wins each, further enriching the diverse array of talent celebrated at the Golden Globes.

The Beverly Hilton, 9876 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210

30th Annual Critics Choice Awards - Fairmont Century Plaza Hotel

Sunday, January 12, 2025
Mark your calendars for the much-anticipated 30th Annual Critics Choice Awards, set to take place in January 2025. Presented by the American-Canadian Critics Choice Association (CCA), this prestigious awards show is a celebration of the finest achievements in cinematic excellence. The event follows a meticulous process involving a week-long nominating period, with the resulting nominees unveiled in December. The Critics Choice Seal of distinction adds an extra layer of recognition to new movies with high Critics Choice Ratings scores. Come January, the ceremony will reveal the winners chosen through subsequent voting, showcasing the industry's standout talents and productions. The Critics Choice Awards, formerly known as the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award, not only honors excellence in cinematic achievement but also includes special awards presented at the discretion of the BFCA Board of Directors, making it a comprehensive and eagerly anticipated event in the world of film acknowledgment.

Critics Choice Awards 2024 WINNERS
The 2024 Critics Choice Awards witnessed a triumph for a diverse array of films and television series, with "Oppenheimer," "Barbie," and "The Bear" taking the spotlight. Christopher Nolan's "Oppenheimer" dominated the film categories, securing an impressive eight wins, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Visual Effects. Its counterpart, "Barbie," celebrated success in six categories, including Best Comedy and Best Original Screenplay. Emma Stone shone as she claimed the Best Actress title for her role in "Poor Things," while "The Holdovers" trio, consisting of Paul Giamatti, Da'Vine Joy Randolph, and Dominic Sessa, each took home well-deserved trophies. On the television side, "Succession," "The Bear," and "Beef" showcased their dominance in drama, comedy, and limited series, respectively. "Succession" and its cast, including Sarah Snook and Kieran Culkin, scooped up multiple awards, while "The Bear" and "Beef" also secured top honors in their respective categories. The 2024 Critics Choice Awards underscored the exceptional talent and achievements across both film and television in the past year.

Fairmont Century Plaza Hotel, 2025 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles, CA 90067

67th Grammy Awards - Crypto.com Arena

February 2025
As anticipation begins to brew for the 67th annual Grammy Awards, the Recording Academy sets the stage by announcing the closing of the eligibility period on August 30, 2024. With an eye toward the future of music excellence, the Academy establishes the timeline for submissions, signaling the commencement of the selection process. Spanning from September 16, 2023, to August 30, 2024, the eligibility period encapsulates a dynamic range of musical achievements, from groundbreaking albums to chart-topping singles. As artists and industry professionals gear up to submit their best works for consideration, the countdown to the Grammy Awards begins, promising yet another unforgettable celebration of musical brilliance and innovation.

Grammy Awards 2024 WINNERS
The 2024 Grammy Awards showcased an array of talented artists, with notable winners including Taylor Swift, SZA, Miley Cyrus, Victoria Monét, Billie Eilish, and Finneas O'Connell. Taylor Swift secured her place in history by winning the Album of the Year award for "Midnights," marking her fourth win in this category. Swift also claimed Best Pop Vocal Album and used the occasion to reveal her upcoming album. Billie Eilish and Finneas O'Connell's collaboration, "What Was I Made For?" from "Barbie," earned them the Song of the Year award. Victoria Monét was recognized as the Best New Artist, while Miley Cyrus celebrated her first-ever Grammy win for Best Pop Solo Performance with "Flowers" and later secured Record of the Year. SZA's accomplishments included winning Best R&B Song for "Snooze" and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for "Ghost In The Machine" with Phoebe Bridgers, along with the Best Progressive R&B Album for "SOS." The diverse range of winners at the 2024 Grammy Awards reflected the industry's vibrant talent and innovation.

7800 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

77th Directors Guild of America Awards - Beverly Hilton

February 8, 2025
The anticipation builds as the Directors Guild of America confirms the date for its 77th annual DGA Awards, scheduled to take place on February 8, 2025, at the prestigious Beverly Hilton. While the awards' timeline, encompassing voting schedules, key deadlines, and the nominations date, is still under development, excitement mounts within the industry as the 2025 film awards season begins to take shape. Renowned for honoring excellence in film, television, and commercials, the DGA Awards traditionally feature 11 competitive categories, reflecting the multifaceted talent and innovation of directors across various mediums. With the Oscars set for March 2, the stage is set for another unforgettable celebration of cinematic achievements.

Directors Guild 2024 WINNERS
At the 76th annual Directors Guild of America Awards, Christopher Nolan, acclaimed director of "Oppenheimer," Christopher Storer, director of FX's "The Bear," and Peter Hoar, director of HBO's "The Last of Us," emerged as the top winners, receiving accolades for their outstanding achievements. Christopher Nolan's DGA win solidifies his frontrunner position for the directorial Oscar at the upcoming Academy Awards on March 10. Additionally, Celine Song was honored with the DGA medallion for first-time director, recognized for her critically acclaimed A24 drama "Past Lives." The ceremony also featured the presentation of special awards, including the 2024 Lifetime Achievement Award for Television Direction to David Nutter, the 2024 Frank Capra Achievement Award to Unit Production Manager Janet Knutsen, and the 2024 Franklin J. Schaffner Award to Stage Manager Gary Natoli, all acknowledging their exceptional contributions and dedication to the Guild. Judd Apatow hosted the three-hour event at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, bringing together industry luminaries to celebrate the remarkable talent and achievements in directing.

The Beverly Hilton, 9876 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210

50th People’s Choice Awards - Barker Hangar in Santa Monica

February 2025
The People's Choice Awards, with its mission rooted in amplifying the voices of the public, remains a significant platform for recognizing the entertainment industry's standout performances. As expressed by Cassandra Tryon, Senior Vice President of Entertainment Live Events at NBCUniversal Television and Streaming, the awards aim to give prominence to the opinions of the people, allowing fans to actively participate in celebrating their favorite stars. The 2024 ceremony, hosted by actor Simu Liu, is scheduled to take place on Sunday, February 18, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. Notably, the telecast has been strategically moved to coincide with the heart of awards season, expanding its reach to Peacock's audience and offering an enhanced platform for the people's voice to resonate more powerfully than ever before. The ceremony will be broadcasted on NBC and E!, with streaming options available on Peacock during the scheduled times, providing fans with the opportunity to engage in the celebration alongside their favorite celebrities.

People’s Choice Awards 2024 WINNERS
The 2024 People's Choice Awards celebrated a diverse array of talented individuals and outstanding entertainment in its latest edition. Taylor Swift, the prolific pop sensation, clinched the Female Artist and Pop Artist awards, showcasing her enduring popularity. The movie "Barbie" garnered significant recognition, with accolades for Movie and the stellar performances of Ryan Gosling and Margot Robbie, who were honored as Movie Actor and Movie Actress, respectively. "The Kelly Clarkson Show" claimed the title of Best Daytime Talk Show, while Jennifer Aniston shone as the Drama TV Star for her role in "The Morning Show." Other notable winners included Ariana Madix from "Dancing with the Stars" as the top Competition Contestant, Jennifer Lawrence for her comedic prowess in "No Hard Feelings," and Nicki Minaj, who triumphed as the Best Hip-Hop Artist. Olivia Rodrigo's "Vampire" took home the Favorite Song award, with her album "GUTS" earning recognition as well. Additionally, the collaborative efforts in Nicki Minaj's "Barbie World," featuring Ice Spice and Aqua, received accolades for Best Collaboration Song. The comedic movie "Barbie" also emerged as a winner, rounding out the celebration of excellence in the entertainment industry.

Barker Hangar, 3021 Airport Ave Suite 203, Santa Monica, CA 90405

31st Screen Actors Guild Awards - Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall

Sunday, February 23, 2025
The anticipation for the 31st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® is heightened as the ceremony is set to stream live exclusively on Netflix on Sunday, February 23, 2025. Scheduled for a two-hour runtime starting at 8 p.m. (ET) / 5 p.m. (PT), this prestigious event celebrates excellence in both film and television. Alongside this announcement, key deadlines and dates have been unveiled, signaling the beginning of the nomination consideration process. Submissions will be accepted starting Monday, August 29, 2024, through Friday, November 1, 2024, allowing actors, producers, studios, networks, agents, managers, and publicists to propose performances for consideration in various categories. With eligibility extending to performances aired or premiered between January 1, 2024, and December 31, 2024, the SAG Awards® continue to honor outstanding achievements in the industry, embracing the diversity and talent within the acting community.

SAG Awards® 2024 WINNERS
The 2024 SAG Awards unfolded as a celebration of exceptional performances, with Oppenheimer and The Bear emerging as dominant forces of the night. Against the backdrop of a historic SAG-AFTRA strike that disrupted Hollywood productions for months, the Screen Actors Guild came together to recognize outstanding achievements in film and television. Notable winners included Oppenheimer's heavyweight cast, including Cillian Murphy, Emily Blunt, and Robert Downey Jr., with the film itself securing the night's highest honor. The TV landscape saw triumphs for "The Last of Us," "Succession," and "The Crown," while talents like Lily Gladstone, Pedro Pascal, and Robert Downey Jr. claimed individual accolades. Gladstone's surprising win over presumed frontrunner Emma Stone added an unexpected twist to the awards season. As the industry regrouped post-strike, the 2024 SAG Awards not only celebrated remarkable performances but also set the stage for the impending Academy Awards.

Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall, 665 W Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007

40th Film Independent Spirit Awards - Santa Monica Pier

Saturday, February 22, 2025
Film Independent has announced that the 40th annual Spirit Awards will take place on Saturday, February 22, 2025, in Los Angeles. This milestone event, celebrated as a testament to four decades of independence and artistic excellence, serves as a crucial fundraiser supporting Film Independent's year-round initiatives. Dedicated to fostering a global community of diverse and innovative storytellers, the Spirit Awards honor those who embody creativity, curiosity, and a unique vision. In addition to the main event, the Nominee Brunch is scheduled for Saturday, January 4, 2025, offering a platform for nominees to come together and celebrate their achievements. Josh Welsh, President of Film Independent, expressed excitement about commemorating this significant milestone and looks forward to celebrating with the vibrant independent creative community on February 22nd.

Spirit Awards 2024 WINNERS
At the 2024 Film Independent Spirit Awards, A24's "Past Lives" emerged triumphant, clinching both the coveted Best Feature award and securing Best Director for the talented Celine Song. The indie romantic drama's success at the Santa Monica beachfront ceremony positioned it as a strong contender for the upcoming Oscars, where it vies for the Best Picture category. Competing against notable films like Netflix's "May December" and Amazon MGM Studios' "American Fiction," "Past Lives" stood out in a marquee Best Feature lineup. Other Oscar nominees also made a mark, with Jeffrey Wright earning Best Lead Performance for "American Fiction," which also garnered Best Screenplay for writer-director Cord Jefferson. "May December" writers Samy Burch and Alex Mechanik secured the Best First Screenplay prize. Despite not being a Best Feature nominee, Focus Features' "The Holdovers" took home the most trophies, including awards for Da’Vine Joy Randolph as Best Supporting Performance, Dominic Sessa for Breakthrough Performance, and Eigil Bryld for Cinematography.

Santa Monica Pier, 200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401

97th Academy Awards, Oscars - Dolby Theatre

Sunday, March 2, 2025
The 97th Oscars® will take place on Sunday, March 2, 2025, as announced by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC. You can watch the ceremony live at 7 p.m. EST/4 p.m. PST on ABC, with the broadcast reaching over 200 territories worldwide from the Dolby® Theatre at Ovation Hollywood. For those who prefer streaming, the event will be available on the ABC app for smartphones and tablets (iOS and Android), on ABC.com for computers, and on connected devices like Roku, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire TV. Key dates for submissions and voting are outlined: the general entry and best picture submission deadline is Thursday, Nov. 14. Preliminary voting for shortlists in ten categories will take place from Dec. 9-13, with results announced on Dec. 17. The nominations voting period is set for Jan. 8-12, and the official nominations will be revealed on Friday, Jan. 17, which is a new development as it is typically held earlier in the week.

Oscars 2024 Full Winners List

Dolby Theatre, 6801 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028

13th annual iHeartRadio Music Awards - Dolby Theatre

5April 2025
The iHeartRadio Music Awards promises to be a star-studded extravaganza, spotlighting the most-played artists and songs on iHeartRadio stations and the iHeartRadio app throughout 2024, while providing a tantalizing glimpse into the anticipated hits of 2025. Boasting live performances from the music industry's biggest names, the event is set to dazzle audiences with surprise duets, collaborations, and award presentations across multiple categories. As the stage comes alive with electrifying performances and heartfelt accolades, the iHeartRadio Music Awards celebrates the essence of music's power to unite and inspire, promising an unforgettable evening of entertainment and recognition.

iHeartRadio Music Awards 2024 WINNERS
The 2024 iHeartRadio Music Awards set the stage on fire in Los Angeles as SZA dominated the evening, walking away with multiple awards, including the prestigious song of the year for "Kill Bill." With Jelly Roll dazzling audiences with performances and taking home accolades for both pop and country new artist of the year, and Ice Spice crowned as hip-hop's new artist of the year, the night was a whirlwind of celebration and talent. Making her mark once again, Taylor Swift secured the artist of the year title along with the pop artist of the year, while Olivia Rodrigo's "Guts" clinched the pop album of the year award, highlighting the diverse range of talent honored at this year's ceremony.

Dolby Theatre, 6801 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028

51st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards - The Westin Bonaventure

June 7, 2024
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) and CBS have revealed that the 51st annual Daytime Emmy Awards are scheduled for June 7, marking the 18th consecutive year CBS will air the event, making it the network with the most broadcasts of the prestigious awards ceremony. Set to be televised live from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network, the ceremony will unfold at the Westin Bonaventure Los Angeles. While specifics such as the Lifetime Achievement recipient, nominations, and host are yet to be disclosed, anticipation mounts as viewers await further announcements in the weeks leading up to the event.

51st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Nominees 2024 WINNERS
At the 2024 Daytime Emmys, "General Hospital" won four out of its eleven nominations, including Daytime Drama Series, marking its fourth consecutive win for the second time. Legendary actor Dick Van Dyke, at 98, became the oldest person to win a Daytime Emmy for his guest role on "Days of Our Lives," surpassing nominees like Linden Ashby and Guy Pearce. Thorsten Kaye earned his second consecutive Outstanding Actor award for "The Bold and the Beautiful," while Michelle Stafford took home her third Outstanding Actress award for "The Young and the Restless." Kelly Clarkson's "The Kelly Clarkson Show" won Daytime Talk Series, with Clarkson humorously acknowledging "General Hospital" in her acceptance speech.

The Westin Bonaventure, 404 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90071

84th Peabody Awards - Beverly Wilshire Hotel

Friday, June 16, 2024
The Peabody Awards, renowned for recognizing excellence in electronic media, is set to make a triumphant return to in-person ceremonies after a four-year hiatus. The 84th annual Peabody Awards ceremony is scheduled to take place at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 9. This marks a departure from the virtual format adopted during the challenges of the pandemic and Hollywood strikes in recent years. The move to Los Angeles is a noteworthy change, as the awards ceremony has traditionally been held in New York. Alongside this exciting announcement, the Peabody organization introduced Wonya Lucas as the incoming chair of the Peabody Awards Board of Jurors. The Board also welcomed new members, including notable figures such as Doug Herzog, Cynthia López, Orwa Nyrabia, Russ Schriefer, Cynthia Tucker, Mark Whitaker, and Andrea Wishom, each bringing their unique perspectives to the prestigious awards' evaluation process.

84th Peabody Awards Nominees
The 84th Peabody Awards Nominees were unveiled by the Peabody Awards Board of Jurors, showcasing 27 outstanding contenders across categories like Arts, Children’s/Youth, Entertainment, and Interactive & Immersive. Selected through a unanimous decision by 32 jurors from a pool of over 1,100 entries spanning television, podcasts/radio, and web content, the nominees represent a diverse array of themes and narratives. Among them are notable productions such as "Judy Blume Forever," "Little Richard: I Am Everything," "Bluey," "The Bear," "Fellow Travelers," "Jury Duty," and "The Last of Us," addressing pressing issues ranging from women’s health to the justice system and conflicts in Gaza and Ukraine. PBS led the pack with 11 nominations, closely followed by HBO/Max with eight, Netflix with four, and several others making significant contributions across platforms.

Beverly Wilshire Hotel, 9500 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90212

76th Primetime Emmy Awards - Peacock Theater at LA Live

September 15th, 2024
The 76th Primetime Emmy Awards are poised to celebrate excellence in American prime time television programming spanning from June 1, 2023, to May 31, 2024, as adjudicated by the esteemed Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Taking place at the Peacock Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, California, the ceremony is scheduled for September 15, 2024, and will be nationally broadcast on ABC in the United States. As anticipation builds for this prestigious event, television enthusiasts eagerly await the unveiling of nominees, presenters, and notable highlights set to grace the evening. Nominations will be announced on July 17, 2024.

76th Primetime Emmy Awards Nominees
Nominations for the 76th Emmy Awards will be announced July 17, 2024.

Peacock Theater, 777 Chick Hearn Ct, Los Angeles, CA 90015

American Music Awards - Peacock Theater at LA Live

Sunday, October 6, 2024
The American Music Awards, established as a vibrant alternative to the Grammys, continue to captivate audiences with their dynamic celebration of music's diverse landscape. Originating from a strategic move by ABC to fill the void left by the Grammys' shift to CBS in the early 1970s, the AMAs, pioneered by the legendary Dick Clark, have evolved into a fan-centric extravaganza. As anticipation mounts for the upcoming ceremony, fans eagerly await the electrifying performances, impassioned speeches, and the recognition of their favorite artists across a spectrum of genres, affirming the AMAs' enduring legacy as a testament to the power of music to unite and inspire.

Where can I watch the AMAs?
The highly anticipated American Music Awards, a long-standing fixture on ABC since 1974, are set to make their dazzling debut on CBS, marking a significant shift in network broadcasting. Scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 6, the awards ceremony will air live on both coasts at 8:00 p.m. ET and 5:00 p.m. PT, ensuring viewers across the nation can experience the excitement simultaneously. Additionally, the event will be available for streaming on Paramount+, offering audiences the flexibility to immerse themselves in the star-studded spectacle from any location. With this transition to a new network and expanded streaming options, the AMAs are poised to continue captivating audiences with their unparalleled celebration of musical talent and innovation.

Peacock Theater, 777 Chick Hearn Ct, Los Angeles, CA 90015

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