A new primetime special will offer viewers a tour of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures.
Spending a night at a museum with Oscar winners? Yes, please!
The Academy and ABC are offering movie fans an opportunity to visit the new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures with a new primetime TV special.
"A Night in the Academy Museum" airs Tuesday, Oct. 12 from 10:01 to 11 p.m. ET on ABC.
Oscar-winning actors Laura Dern and Tom Hanks will host the star-studded special.
Helping guide viewers through the halls of the museum will be Annette Bening, Cher, Jon M. Chu, Geena Davis, Danny Glover, Eiza González, Emily V. Gordon, Aldis Hodge, Marsai Martin, Marlee Matlin, Melissa McCarthy, Kumail Nanjiani, Michelle Rodriguez, Jurnee Smollett and Diane Warren.
They will "explore the magic and artistry that has enlightened, enchanted and entertained movie fans for more than 120 years," according to the press release.
Hanks explains more about the special in this video preview below:
The seven-story, 300,000-square-foot museum is the largest in North America devoted to exploring films and film culture and is the only such museum in Los Angeles. Read more about ticket information and how to reserve your spot.
The Academy Museum Store features some impressive merchandise, including LEGO Oscars.
The special will be available on ABC, on demand, and Hulu the next day to stream.
The 94th Academy Awards, for outstanding film achievements of 2021, will be presented on Sunday, March 27, 2022, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center, and will be televised live on ABC and in more than 225 countries worldwide.