British actor Eddie Redmayne, who is nominated for the Best Actor award, has arrived at the Oscars ceremony in Los Angeles.
Redymayne is expected to face tough competition from Michael Keaton who has been nominated for his performance in Birdman.
Female stars are calling for reporters to ask them more thoughtful questions on the red carpet, not just who designed their dresses.
British writers singled out their inspirational mothers for the work they do taking calls in crisis centres.
Many of the stars at the Oscars shared a view from the other side of the red carpet on social media, here is a glimpse behind the curtain.