ACM To Air Free Red Carpet Webcast Before ACM Awards
March 23, 2011 at 12:01 PM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC and DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS will air a free live red carpet webcast online beginning at 6:30p (ET) on SUNDAY, APRIL 3rd leading up to the 46th Annual ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS at 8p (ET) on CBS-TV. The one-and-a-half hour pre-show will include red carpet interviews, highlights from “The Week VEGAS Goes Country,” retrospective best-of packages, as well as fan questions and comments for hosts to ask the celebrities in attendance.
The ACM is also offering the footage as a series of on-demand and live web exclusive programming for websites and FACEBOOK pages. The ACM AWARDS live player will feature the full live streaming arrivals webcast and a live player with chat widget adds a chat function for fans. Get the embed code for both players at http://www.livestream.com/acmawards/share.
The ACM AWARDS FACEBOOK application will install on FACEBOOK fan pages and provide fans the ability to watch the live show and discuss the events with other users in real time directly from FACEBOOK. Sign on as your fan page’s admin and click here to add the application to FACEBOOK pages. VOD embeddable players are also available.