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News - This Year's Oscars Had The Lowest Viewership Ever, And That Is No Surprise

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This Year's Oscars Had The Lowest Viewership Ever, And That Is No Surprise

This year's Academy Awards broadcast on ABC had the lowest viewership in the awards show's history. The numbers are in, and the awards show averaged 9.85 million viewers for the Sunday broadcast, according to the live + same-day numbers from Nielsen and relayed by Variety.

This is down 58.3%, or 13.75 million viewers, from the 23.6 million viewers for last year's show. The year before that had 29.6 million live and same-day viewers.

The dramatic downturn in viewers is not surprising to some industry observers. Analyst Matthew Ball explained back in 2018 that no one should be surprised to see the dropping numbers because the show does not innovate or give people a good reason to watch it live as opposed to just following along on Twitter or elsewhere as the winners are announced.

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