Comic legend Eddie Murphy posed with funnyman Kevin Hart backstage at the Oscars. See their photo inside and many more…
Backstage at the 2015 Oscars, Kevin Hart (arguably the hottest comedian on the planet) met his idol, Eddie Murphy. Kevin posted the pic and captioned “#DopePic #EddieMurphy #TheReasonWhyImAcomedian #Oscars #Epic”
During the broadcast Eddie presented screenwriter Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu with the trophy for Best Original Screenplay Award for “Birdman.”
We spotted Rita Ora in ONE of her glamorous gowns (she made three outfit changes). She rocked this look during her performance of “Grateful” from the movie Beyond The Lights.
Did someone give Oprah Winfrey a hard time at the velvet rope? No biggie…Lady O can still dip it low. She quickly ducked her head underneath the rope without messing up her hair.
“Luther” star Idris Elba joined actress Jessica Chastain to present Emmanuel Lubezki with the Best Cinematogrphy Award for ‘Birdman.’
Kevin Hart appeared on the program with actress Anna Kendrick to present Patrick Osborne and Kristina Reed with the Best Animated Short Film Award for ‘Feast’. This was Kevin’s first time at the Oscars.
Things got weird when Terrence Howard hit the stage to talk about Best Picture nominees Whiplash, The Imitation Game, and Selma. Is he crying? Why? MENTAL NOTE: Rent “Whiplash” – Bring Kleenex.
And the Oscar goes to…
Common and John Legend took home an Academy Award for Best Original Song “Glory” from the film Selma. Watch their performance here.
Oprah Winfrey and “Selma” star David Oyelowo were among the first folks to congratulate them.
“Glory” in acton.
John’s lovely wife Chrissy Teigen was by his side all evening, supporting both his performance AND his big win.
Jennifer Lopez made us gasp in this beaded Elie Saab number.
Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson performed during the show’s “In Memoriam” portion. Check it out here.
We also spotted J Hud welcoming Common to the “winners” circle. Raise your hand if you have a Oscar.
David appeared onstage with Jennifer Aniston and even shared a comedic bit with host Neil Patrick Harris.
Oscar-winner Lupita N’yongo dazzled the crowd in a Calvin Klein dress decorated wth 6,000 pearls.
Zoe Saldana was surrounded by beautiful men throughout the evening. The new mom of twins arrived with hubby Marco Perego and presented an award with Dwyane Johnson.
Questlove made a surprise appearance during Tegan and Sara’s performance of “Everything Is Awesome” from the LEGO movie. He played “Robin” to Will Arnett’s “Batman.”
During the “Everything Is Awesome” performance, Oprah Winfrey (who already has everything) was gifted an Oscar made of Legos.
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