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How to Watch Oscars on iOS

The Awards season is in full swing and the 90th Annual Oscars is next on the line. It will be the grandest awards ceremony of the year and will be watched by billions of viewers around the globe. The date and venue is set, 4th March 2018 at the Dolby Theater in Los Angles, California. For people who want to watch the Oscars on iOS devices, here we give you a complete guide on how to watch Academy Awards on iOS device easily.

Oscars on iOS

Fans across the globe wait for the Oscars every year to see their favorite stars and movies get the well-deserved recognition for their performance. Fans who are going to Dolby Theater will have the experience of a lifetime, while those watching Oscars at home will surely be glued to their TV screens. Comedian and TV host Jimmy Kimmel will host the 2018 Oscars so we can expect a few moments of laughter from him throughout the event.

There are many streaming channels broadcasting the Oscars online and you can stream them once the Oscars go live.

How to Stream Oscars on iOS Devices

ABC is the official broadcasters of the event in the US, which means US viewers who want to stream the Oscars on iOS device can easily do that if they have ABC subscription. There are many other free and paid streaming channels that you can tune into and watch the event live. Here is a list of channels broadcasting the Oscars 2018 live online:


  • 9Now (Australia)
  • CCTV6 (China)
  • CTV (Canada, Cable subscription required)
  • ABC Go (USA, Cable subscription required)


  • NowTV (UK)
  • Sky Go (UK)
  • Sky Italia (Italy)
  • DSTV (South Africa)

Unfortunately, all of these channels are geo-restricted outside their country, which means they are only accessible in some locations while blocked in rest of the regions. However, if you want to unblock these geo-restricted streaming channels like 9Now, which is a free channel, you will need to change your location. The best way to change your location is by using a FastestVPN and connecting to our fast servers across the globe. You can bypass geo-blocks and use FastestVPN to unblock any channel mentioned-able without any hassle.

To Stream the 90th Annual Oscars on iOS, follow these steps:

  1. Subscribe to FastestVPN
  2. Configure FastestVPN on iOS by going into iOS device settings > General > VPN
  3. Click “Add VPN Configuration” and choose “IKEv2
  4. Now enter these following details:
    1. Description: enter “FastestVPN_IKEv2
    2. Server: Select any server address you want to connect to from this list of Server addresses by FastestVPN
    3. Remote ID: enter “jumptoserver.com
    4. Username: given by FastestVPN
    5. Password: given by FastestVPN
    6. Finally hit “Done
  5. Download and install the 9Now app on your iOS device.
  6. Launch the app and Stream Oscars on iOS for free

By following the above method, you will be able to watch Academy Awards on iPhone with the 9Now app and get the ultimate experience of seeing your favorite movie stars receiving their Oscars straight from your home.

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Guide to Streaming Oscars 2018 Live

To stream Oscars on iOS, you need FastestVPN. Most online channels are either mostly geo-restricted in your country or you will have to pay for their streaming services. By using FatestVPN, you can easily watch academy awards on iOS from anywhere, without any limitations.

To watch Oscars on iOS, you must first subscribe to FastestVPN and then configure its settings on your iOS device. For instance, if you want to access 9Now then you must be in Australia or have an Australian IP to appear as if you’re there. By connecting to our fast Australian servers through the above method, you will be able to change your IP with an Australian IP and easily access 9Now streaming services to watch Oscars on iPad easily.

If you want to access any other streaming channel, then use the same method explained above and connect to our servers in Canada, US, UK, Australia, etc., to unblock any geo-restricted website or streaming channel from anywhere within seconds.


If you have missed the Oscars 2018 Nominations, then here are the nominees in the three most anticipated categories:


  • The Shape of Water
  • Call Me by Your Name
  • Get Out
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  • Lady Bird
  • Darkest Hour
  • Dunkirk
  • Phantom Thread
  • The Post


  • Gary Oldman, “Darkest Hour”
  • Denzel Washington, “Roman J. Israel, Esq.”
  • Timothée Chalamet, “Call Me by Your Name”
  • Daniel Kaluuya, “Get Out”
  • Daniel Day-Lewis, “Phantom Thread”


  • Margot Robbie, “I, Tonya”
  • Meryl Streep, “The Post”
  • Sally Hawkins, “The Shape of Water”
  • Frances McDormand, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”
  • Saoirse Ronan, “Lady Bird”


  • Sam Rockwell, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”
  • Willem Dafoe, “The Florida Project”
  • Richard Jenkins, “The Shape of Water”
  • Christopher Plummer, “All the Money in the World”
  • Woody Harrelson, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

To view the full list of Oscar Nominees.

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The Academy Awards have always been an event of pure excitement and joy where the greatest stars in Hollywood come together and honor the best performers with an Oscar award. This 2018 Oscars looks even more exciting than ever and if you don’t want to miss on all the action from the Dolby Theater, then make sure you tune into the above-mentioned channels on the 4th of March. You must use FastestVPN to access these online streaming channels and watch Oscars on iOS or any other device with ease.