How to watch Oscars 2014 online?

The Oscars is one of the highlights of the year, and on Sunday the 2nd of March it is time for yet another Oscars, number 86 in the row. This is a fantastic evening, but where you can watch the Oscars 2014 online? Find out!

There are some channels broadcasting the Oscars in the UK and in the United States, but it is very difficult to reach these streams, so we would rather skip describing those. To us the easiest way to watch the Oscars 2014 live online is the following:

Watch Oscars 2014 online in this way

  1. Visit the IPVanish website and sign up for their services.
  2. Download their VPN client and connect to a server in Germany.
  3. Restart your browser.
  4. Visit ProSieben in Germany and watch the live stream from the Oscars here.

Or watch the Oscars 2014 in this way

  1. Get yourself an IPVanish subscription.
  2. Download their VPN client and connect to a server in Norway.
  3. Restart your browser.
  4. Visit TV6 in Norway and watch the stream here.

[stextbox id=”info”]The live stream from the Oscars 2014 will start at 0:40 (which in reality is March 3rd, but still feels like March 2nd) on ProSieben and last until early morning (Central European Time).[/stextbox]

Why is this the way to watch the Oscars 2014 online?

Oscars 2014 onlineIn the UK Sky Movies will broadcast the Oscars 2014. But, to watch this you will both need a very expensive Sky GO subscription in addition a UK IP address. In the United States ABC will broadcast from the event, but the live stream require a valid TV licence for the channel, in addition to an IP address in one of very few cities in the nation. What makes the ProSieben stream the best solution is that it is available for everyone, with only one requirement which is a German IP address. If you try to watch the live stream from outside Germany you will get an error message, because the broadcast is protected by a so-called geographical block, making it only available to people in Germany. That is why you need to use IPVanish to get yourself a German IP and then you can watch the live stream without any problem! Visit the IPVanish website and get started!


[stextbox id=”info”]If you get yourself an IPVanish subscription you can also use this for so much more than only watching the Oscars 2014. You can use it in a few months to watch the World Cup 2014 online, you can watch TV stations like NBC and CBS from abroad and lots of other fun stuff![/stextbox]

Do not forget that IPVanish has a seven days money back guarantee, in case you are not satisfied with their service!

 About the Oscars 2014

The Oscars in 2014 will be arranged in the city of Los Angeles. This is the Academy Awards number 86, and the venue in Los Angeles in use for the Oscars 2014 will be the Dolby Theatre. The Oscars was postponed for one week, to make sure that it would not crash with the Winter Olympics, which was a wise decision. Ellen DeGeneres will host the show, and that is the second time she will do so. The last time Ellen DeGeneres led the show was during the 79th Academy Awards which were held at the Kodak Theatre, also in Los Angeles. Back in 2007 as Ellen DeGeneres hosted the Oscars “The Departed” was the big winner. Who will win the most prices in 2014? Time will show, and if you watch the Oscars 2014 online, you will soon find out!


3 thoughts on “How to watch Oscars 2014 online?

  1. Thomas Stein says:

    Just tested the Norwegian live stream (which is mostly in English) which is described in this article as a way of watching the Oscars online from all across the world online.

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