Tom Hanks & Laura Dern To Host ‘A Night In the Academy Museum’ TV Special On ABC – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: ABC and the Academy have teamed to advertise the upcoming launch of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures with a star-studded primetime particular hosted by Oscar winners Tom Hanks and Laura Dern, who’re additionally members of the museum’s board of trustees.

A Night In the Academy Museum will characteristic Annette Bening, Cher, Jon M. Chu, Geena Davis, Danny Glover, Eiza González, Emily V. Gordon, Aldis Hodge, Marsai Martin, Marlee Matlin, Melissa McCarthy, Kumail Nanjiani, Michelle Rodriguez, Jurnee Smollett and Diane Warren as they discover the magic and artistry of the motion pictures and provides followers a peek into the displays at the museum, which opens Sept. 30. The particular will air Oct. 12 at 10 p.m.

The particular will present an unique have a look at the motion pictures’ 120-year historical past in addition to an perception into the artwork of filmmaking which can be showcased at what’s billed as the largest establishment in the U.S. devoted to the arts, sciences and artists of moviemaking.

A Night In the Academy Museum is produced by Herzog & Company in affiliation with Show Shop and directed by Linda Mendoza. Mark Herzog and Frank Garritano function government producers.’

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The particular stems from the relationship between ABC and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, longtime companions on the Academy Awards telecast.

After a number of delays, the most up-to-date attributable to the coronavirus pandemic, the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures is opening its doorways Sept. 30, initially be working at 50% capability, with masks required for all indoor areas.

Michael Cieply contributed to this report. 

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