Watch the Critics' Choice Awards on HBO Max

The 2023 awards season has arrived! On Sunday, January 15, 2023, HBO Max will stream a live broadcast of the Critics' Choice Awards.

More live events are coming to HBO Max soon. Stay tuned.

The live broadcast begins at 7:00 pm Eastern (6:00 pm Central).

The annual Critics' Choice Awards acknowledge the best achievements in TV and cinema. Get ready for heartfelt acceptance speeches and red carpet moments you don't want to miss!

Post-show recording

After the livestream, a recording will be available on HBO Max for 3 months.

Frequently asked questions

What audio options will be available?
The livestream and post-show recording will be available in the original audio.
Does this event have commercial breaks?
Commercial breaks will be replaced with live and pre-recorded interviews with nominees.
Can I pause, rewind or fast forward live events?

During the livestream event, playback controls such as fast forward, rewind, and restart are not available.

On a phone, tablet, and computer, the Play/Pause button won't pause the live feed. On mobile, the event will pause automatically if you receive a call. Use the Play/Pause button to resume playback—the video feed will skip forward so that you can rejoin the live event.

Is the livestream available in 4K?
HBO Max awards show livestreams are not available in 4K.
Can I download this event?
Events can't be downloaded for offline viewing, but you can watch this event from any supported device with an internet or wireless data connection.
Will other live events be available on HBO Max?
Stay tuned. We'll announce live events as they become available.

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