The Oscars 2014

86th Academy Awards March 2

Oscars 2014: Get the latest news about the great night of the cinema in Hollywood: the winners, nominations, red carpet, fashion and best photos at 86th Academy Awards.

The Oscars 2014: LIVE BLOG

  • 02:37 Ellen DeGeneres offers to order pizza for the audience members, before welcoming Bradley Cooper to the stage. 
  • 02:38 Lady Gaga looked stunning on the red carpet, wearing a Versace dress, Brian Atwood shoes, and Lorraine Schwartz diamonds.

  • 02:42 "20 Feet from Stardom" wins Best Documentary Feature and one of the winners surprised the audience and received a standing ovation as she sang her acceptance speech!
  • 02:49 Who do you think was the best dressed on the red carpet? Click on the image below to vote:  

  • 02:57 Ellen has changed into an all-white ensemble - see other celebrities who wore white to this year's Oscars:

  • 02:58 U2 perform their hit 'Ordinary Love', written in honour of Nelson Mandela. 
  • 03:03 Sherlock fans were excited to see Benedict Cumberbatch on the red carpet- the handsome actor photobombed U2, who just performed, on the red carpet. 

  • 03:15 Lupita Nyong'o wins the award for best actress in a supporting role! 
  • 03:20 Ellen took what is possibly the best selfie ever: 

  • 03:24 Pizza's here! Ellen kindly shares out slices with Chiwetel Ejiofor, Brad Pitt, Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts and Jared Leto. Brad Pitt also helps her to share out paper plates. "No pressure, only a billion people watching," she joked when it came to tipping the delivery man. 
  • 03:27 Bill Murray and Amy Adams present the award for best cinematography... 
  • 03:29 And the winner is... Gravity! Picking up its third award for the night. 
  • 03:30 Take a sneak peek of Ellen and the delivery guy preparing the pizzas...

  • 03:31 Gravity picks up a fourth Oscar, this time for film editing. 
  • 03:36 Whoopi Goldberg, who is an Oscar-winner herself, wears ruby slippers fittingly as she introduces the tribute to Judy Garland to celebrate 75 years of The Wizard of Oz. Singer P!nk sings Somewhere Over the Rainbow with clips from the film playing in the background. Liza Minelli and her sisters watch the emotional tribute. 
  • 03:41 Alfonso Cuaron is all smiles following his Oscar win for film editing in Gravity

  • 03:43 Ellen entertains the audience as she runs out on stage dressed as the good witch from The Wizard of Oz
  • 03:44 Benedict Cumberbatch and Jennifer Garner present the award for best production design...
  • 03:45 ... and the Oscar goes to The Great Gatsby. 
  • 04:00 Bette Midler performs an emotional rendition of Wind Beneath my Wings during the ceremony, following the remembrance of those the Academy has lost in the past year, including actors Paul Walker and Philip Seymour Hoffman