How ABC Won the 2024 Oscars

Streaming services didn't take home the big prizes of the night

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Although streaming services have been dominating awards in the past few years, ABC and linear TV are coming out ahead at the Oscars.

During Sunday’s presentation of the 96th Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, Universal and Searchlight Pictures dominated the awards, as many streamers were left on the sidelines. However, the night truly belonged to Ryan Gosling and the Kens with a viral performance of “I’m Just Ken,” complete with a sparkly pink suit.

These moments, along with several other factors, all added up to a big night for broadcaster ABC.



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