Oscars 2021: Red carpet interviews with stars at 93rd Academy Awards

ByGeorge Pennacchio via OTRC logo
Sunday, April 25, 2021
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ABC7's George Pennacchio interviewed stars on the 2021 Oscars red carpet on Hollywood's biggest night.

LOS ANGELES -- ABC7's George Pennacchio is interviewing stars on the 2021 Oscars red carpet on Hollywood's biggest night, the 93rd Academy Awards.

Steven Yeun- "Minari"

Steven Yeun, who is nominated for the Best Actor Oscar in "Minari," says he hopes people connect with the film, which he said is "about all of us."

"I hope it connects with them. It's about family, and it's about all of us. I'm very proud of it," Yeun said.

As for other projects he has in the works? The actor didn't reveal much, except to say, "What's coming next is I'm going to try to do a good job."

Andra Day - "The United States vs. Billie Holiday"

In an interview with On the Red Carpet, Andra Day says playing the role of Billie Holiday was not only amazing but she learned a lot about herself.

Amanda Seyfried - "Mank"

In an interview with On the Red Carpet, Amanda Seyfried says "Mank" allows the audience to get to know someone they didn't know, referring to screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz.

Lee Isaac Chung - "Minari"

Lee Isaac Chung, who is nominated for the Best Directing Oscar for his film "Minari," said the actors in his film are heroes.

"Those actors to me are heroes, they're incredible, and I'm so glad everyone is taking notice of just how good they are," Chung said about his cast.

The director said he hopes all people connect with "Minari."

"I want this movie to be about human beings. And Asian-Americans, we're human beings. And so are you, and that's what it's all about - our stories," Chung said.

Chloe Zhao - "Nomadland"

"Nomadland" director and Oscar nominee Chloe Zhao hit the red carpet at the Academy Awards Sunday with Swankie, one of the real-life nomads featured in the film.

Mark your calendars: April 25 is Oscar Sunday. Live coverage begins Sunday morning and continues all day with special "On The Red Carpet" coverage leading up to the 93rd Academy Awards ceremony. After the last award is handed out, stay with "On The Red Carpet" for continuing coverage. Be sure to follow @OnTheRedCarpet on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok for all your Oscar news and information.