Atlanta Represented BIG TIME at the Oscars in Los Angeles!
January 29, 2015
Online radio personalities Rahn Anthoni of EOTM Radio and Media (WMQGfm.com) and Bianca Burwell of The Beat Drops Radio represented the ATL in a Big Way! The 87th Oscars, hosted by award winning star of stage and screen Neil Patrick Harris, was held in Los Angeles, CA.
The last two Oscars telecasts, which were produced by Zadan and Meron, received a major spike in the ratings. The 86th Oscars was TV’s most-watched entertainment event in 10 years and attracted the biggest viewership since 2000, with more than 45 million viewers. The show resulted in dramatic gains in younger demos and social media conversation, with more than one billion impressions generated on Twitter and 25 million interactions happening on Facebook on Oscar Sunday. Additionally, the star-studded “selfie” became the most retweeted photo of all time with 32.8 million views.
The Oscars was held at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and was televised live by the ABC Television Network at 4 p.m. PT/7 p.m. ET. The Oscar presentation was televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.