The 85th Academy Awards in pictures
From the red carpet arrivals to the winners with their awards, here are the stars of The Oscars 2013.
Acting category winners Daniel Day-Lewis, Jennifer Lawrence, Anne Hathaway and Christoph Waltz share the joy.
Our fair ladies
Best Actress Jennifer Lawrence and Best Supporting Actress Anne Hathaway are all smiles.
Best Documentary Short Film - Inocente (Sean Fine and Andrea Nix Fine)
Animated Short Film - Paperman (John Kahrs)
Best Feature Documentary – Searching for Sugar Man (Malik Bendjelloul and Simon Chinn)
Best Visual Effects - Life of Pi (Guillaume Rocheron, Bill Westenhofer, Donald R. Elliott and Erik-Jan de Boer)
Best Live Action Short Film - Curfew (Shawn Christensen)
Skyfall: the duet
Best song writers Paul Epworth and Adele sent the Academy to double-oh heaven with James Bond theme Skyfall.
Best Sound Mixing - Les Misérables (Andy Nelson, Mark Paterson and Simon Hayes)
Best Makeup and Hairstyling - Les Misérables (Lisa Westcott and Julie Dartnell)
Best Costume Design - Anna Karenina (Jacqueline Durran)
Best Production Design - Lincoln (Rick Carter and Jim Erickson)
On the red carpet - Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck
Daniel Day-Lewis and wife Rebecca Miller
Silver Linings' playmaker Jennifer Lawrence
Life of Pi director Ang Lee
Django's sidekick Christoph Waltz unchained
The distinctly non-miserable Anne Hathaway
Quentin Tarantino rides in
Bond's best girl Adele
Argo producer (and occasional actor) George Clooney
Best actress nominee Emmanuelle Riva (Amour) - on her 86th birthday!
Zero dark accessories: Jessica Chastain
Best supporting actress nominee Helen Hunt (The Sessions)
No hangover for Silver Linings Playbook's best actor nominee Bradley Cooper
Another one from the playbook: Silver Linings supporting actor Robert De Niro
Best actress contender Naomi Watts on a mission for The Impossible
Master class: supporting actress nominee Amy Adams
Quvenzhane Wallis - the youngest best actress nominee ever
Hugh Jackman: best husband
Lincoln director Steven Spielberg and wife Kate Capshaw
Tommy Lee Jones hopes to win the best supporting vote for Lincoln
Charlize Theron previously made the ceremony a Monster's ball
2003's best actress Nicole Kidman catches the eye
Les Miserables star Amanda Seyfried
Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones - no strangers to Oscar success
Jennifer Aniston puts everyone on red alert
2006's best actress Reese Witherspoon walks the line
Channing Tatum - not your regular G.I. Joe
Kristen Stewart - not to be kept in the twilight
Glee-ful guest Kristin Chenoweth
Oscar darling Jennifer Lawrence
Your host Seth MacFarlane
Charlize Theron and Channing Tatum get physical
Shirley Bassey is golden
...and all that jazz
Catherine Zeta-Jones Chicago performance.
Let the Skyfall...
Cast of Les Misérables reunite
Les Misérables performing.
Oh Dustin you're too funny!
Charlize Theron and Dustin Hoffman present the Best Adapted Screenplay award.
I've got a golden ticket
Jennifer Aniston and Channing Tatum present the Oscar for Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling.
Richard Gere, Renee Zellweger, Queen Latifah, and Catherine Zeta-Jones present the Oscar for Best Original score.
Kristen left her crutches behind to hobble on stage
Daniel Radcliffe and Kristen Stewart present Best Production Design award.
Rudd does the robot
Paul Rudd and Melissa McCarthy present the Best Animated Feature Film award.
Barbra Streisand peforming 'The Way We Were'
Barbra Streisand, Adele and Shirley Bassey get vocal with one other
Ambitious Ang Lee does it again
Michael Douglas and Jane Fonda present Ang Lee with the Best Director award for Life of Pi.
Daniel Day-Lewis graceful with his win
Meryl Streep presents Daniel Day-Lewis with the Best Actor award for Lincoln.