Oscars: Behind the scenes

Behind the scenes at the Academy Awards!

  • Actor Foxx is shown backstage before presenting the Oscar for achievement in music written for motion pictures at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Nyong'o best supporting actress nominee for "12 years a Slave" shakes hands with fellow supporting actress nominee Roberts as Pitt looks on at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Leto, best supporting actor winner for his role in "Dallas Buyers Club", shakes hands as best actor nominee DiCaprio at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Lawrence, best supporting actress nominee for her role in the film "American Hustle", peeks around an Oscar statue on the red carpet at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Thomas White Reuters

  • Minnelli, Jolie and Pitt chat at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Actress Wilde winks next to her partner Sudeikis as they arrive at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Thomas White Reuters

  • Best supporting actor nomineee Hill "The Wolf of Wall Street" at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Jennifer Lawrence, best supporting actress nominee for her role in "American Hustle", greets actor Channing Tatum at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Actress Julia Roberts speaks with CEO of DreamWorks Jeffrey Katzenberg and his wife Marilyn on the red carpet at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Cooper best supporting actor nominee and actor John Travolta greet each other at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Best actor nominee McConaughey jokes with Jackson at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Blanchett, best actress nominee for her role in "Blue Jasmine," hugs Lawrence, best supporting actress nominee for her role in "American Hustle," as they arrive at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Theron speaks with best supporting actress nominee Lawrence at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Best actor nominee Bale talks with actor Renner at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters

  • Actor Ed Begley, Jr. and his daughter Hayden Begley arrive on the red carpet at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood Jeremy Schultz Reuters