2021 Critics Choice Awards: How to Watch, Who's Nominated and More
By ETonline Editors
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With the Golden Globes behind us, awards season continues on this weekend with the 2021 Critics Choice Awards. Like the Globes, Critics Choice will honor both TV and films, and the show will follow an in-person virtual hybrid format. Taye Diggs returns as host this year, and he will be in Los Angeles with nominees appearing remotely.
Read on for everything you need to know about how to watch, this year's nominees, host and more.
When and how to watch the 2021 Critics Choice Awards: The awards show will air on The CW on Sunday, March 7, live at 7 p.m. ET/PT. For non-cable subscribers, The CW channel is on a number of live TV streaming services, including Hulu with Live TV, fuboTV, AT&T TV NOW and YouTube TV.
Who Is Hosting? Taye Diggs (star of The CW's All American) returns to host for a third time.
Who Is Nominated? Mank is the most-nominated film of the year with 12 nominations, followed by Minari with 10 and Ma Rainey's Black Bottom with eight. All three are up for Best Picture, along with Nomadland, Da 5 Bloods, News of the World, One Night in Miami, Promising Young Woman, Sound of Metal and The Trial of the Chicago 7.
On the TV side, Netflix won big on the nominations front, with Ozark and The Crownboth leading the pack with six nominations each.
Who Else Is Being Honored? Zendaya will be honored with the SeeHer award, for her work in acting and activism, which will be presented by Zendaya's Malcolm & Marie co-star, John David Washington, during the ceremony. Zendaya is the fifth SeeHer honoree, following Kristen Bell, Viola Davis, Claire Foy and Gal Gadot.