BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Final voting for the Oscars opened today, February 14, at 8 a.m. PT and close on Tuesday, February 25, at 5 p.m. PT, the Academy announced today. Academy members may vote online or cast paper ballots. The accounting firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers will tabulate and verify the results. Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2013 will be presented on Oscar Sunday, March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® and televised live on the ABC Television Network. The Oscars, produced by Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.
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