Oscars 2013: The 85th Academy Awards

The 85th Academy Award nominees and winners have been chosen, the red carpet has been rolled out and the gilded Oscar statues have been polished. But what time is the show again? Until then, let’s look at some Red Carpet Retro photo gallery.

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33rd Academy Awards – 1960

Elizabeth Taylor and Eddie Fisher attend the Oscars in 1960.

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Academy Awards – 1963

In 1963, Poitier became the first black person to win an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Lilies of the Field. Best Actor award with a stellar performance as a construction worker who helps build a chapel in Lilies of the Field (1963).
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35th Academy Awards – 1963

Debbie Reynolds at the Academy Awards in 1963.
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34th Academy Awards – 1961

Shirley Jones at the Oscar ceremony in 1961.
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56th Academy Awards – 1984

Alfre Woodard was nominated for her role in the 1983 film CROSS CREEK.
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56th Academy Awards – 1984

Meryl Streep was nominated in the Best Actress category for SILKWOOD in 1984.
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56th Academy Awards – 1984

Irene Cara took home the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1984.
The 2013 Oscars ceremony honoring the films of 2012 is set to take place Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. The pre-show broadcast will begin on ABC with red carpet arrivals at 4 p.m.  PST (7 p.m. EST) and will be hosted by Lara Spencer, Jess Cagle, Kristin Chenoweth and Kelly Rowland.

The awards show will start at 5:30 p.m. PST (8:30 p.m. EST) and is scheduled to last three hours. It will be hosted by “Family Guy” and “Ted” star Seth MacFarlane and televised live in more than 225 countries. Pictures from oscar.go.com.

Will you be watching ? What is your Best Picture/movie prediction? Let me know in a comment below.

xoxo,

Janice

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