Oscar 2016 Check out new posters featuring Lupita Nyong'o, John Legend, Meryl Streep

A new promo clip featuring Chris Rock, who is set to host the 2016 and 88th Academy Awards, was also released.

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has released two new TV spots for The 88th Oscars featuring comedian Chris Rock will host the 88th Oscars, and eight posters featuring past winners, with the slogan “We all dream in gold.”

Rock, who hosted the awards for the 1st time in 2005, will work alongside Regina Hedlin, the event's new co-producer, who also directed the pilot of his series, 'Everybody Hates Chris.'

The eight posters features past winners like Common, John Legend, Lupita Nyong'o, Meryl" Streep among others.



Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, actor John Krasinski, Ang Lee and Guillermo del Toro will announce the 88th Academy Awards nominations on Thursday, January 14.

The 87th Oscars which was hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, took a 16% decline in the ratings. The upcoming edition is scheduled to hold at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on February 28, 2016.


Watch Rock in new promo;

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