As the curtains close on the dazzling 2023 Oscars, the entertainment industry takes a deep breath before diving into the thrill of the upcoming awards season, which kicks off with Emmy nominations. Hollywood never sleeps, and there is a star-studded calendar of events and ceremonies that cinephiles and TV fans can look forward to. From the prestigious Academy Awards to the Golden Globes, we bring you a comprehensive guide to the 2023–2024 Awards Season Calendar. Mark your calendars as we reveal important dates for the Emmys, Grammys, major film festivals, guilds, and much more.
Emmys to kick off awards season
The road to the 2023–2024 awards season begins with a deluge of nominations. Prepare for the thrilling Primetime Emmy Awards nominations on July 12, which will set the stage for television’s most prestigious event. Concurrently, the ESPY Awards will recognize outstanding achievements in the world of sports, creating an electrifying atmosphere that will have viewers on the edge of their seats. As the glistening summer days fade into August, the focus shifts to the TCA Awards, a celebration of television excellence, while the Academy of Country Music Awards harmonize with the sounds of the genre’s best singers. Every step is precisely planned, bringing us closer to the core of awards season.
An exciting lineup
From August through April, the awards season takes us on an amazing journey, showing achievement in various areas. The Location Managers Guild Awards, held each August, honor the crucial work of location scouts and managers in establishing the ideal backdrop for gripping stories. The African American Film Critics Association’s AAFCA TV Honors shine a spotlight on great television entertainment that amplifies diverse voices and narratives. As August comes to a close, the Venice Film Festival takes center stage, fascinating viewers with spellbinding cinematic treasures.
September brings the Telluride Film Festival, which showcases cinematic gems, and the Toronto Film Festival, a global platform for diverse films. The well-known MTV Video Music Awards, which reward the finest music videos, and the prestigious Primetime Emmy Awards, which honor excellence in television, November is filled with the CMA Awards for country music and the Grammy Award nominees. The prestigious Gotham Awards honor independent cinema and pioneering talent. The awards season is filled with excitement and remarkable moments that captivate fans all over the world.
In December, the Kennedy Center Honors honor extraordinary contributions to the arts, while the Producers Guild Awards nominate outstanding achievements in documentary motion movies, sports, children’s content, and short-form programming. The Governors Awards celebrate the luminaries of the film industry. In January, the AFI Awards, which recognize the year’s best films and television shows, take place. The Golden Globes captivate people all around the world, bridging the gap between film and television in a night of glitz and glamour. The CAS Awards acknowledge outstanding work by cinema audio experts, followed by the SAG Awards.
In February, the Grammy Awards bring together the music industry’s greatest stars, while the Oscar Nominees Luncheon brings together the nominees for an intimate celebration. The Sci-Tech Oscars honor technological wonders that enhance the movie experience. The SAG Awards, Film Independent Spirit Awards, and Producers Guild Awards all served as preludes to the big finale. In March, the CAS Awards honor great achievements in film audio, and the Crunchyroll Anime Awards honor the lively world of Japanese animation. Finally, on March 10th, the 96th Annual Academy Awards will shed a spotlight on the best films and performances. In April, the Olivier Awards conclude the award season.
There is a sense of excitement and anticipation as we approach the upcoming awards season. Hollywood and the entertainment industry are set to enchant us with their creativity, talent, and magic. Prepare to go on an exciting trip filled with red carpets, spectacular speeches, and the celebration of craftsmanship. The awards season of 2023-2024 promises to be a spectacular show, highlighting the best of the best.