Keep the questions coming for Lesley, really great stuff coming out of the backstage!!
And the Oscar goes to ... "20 Feet from Stardom"
"[Gil Friesen other producer] This was his was his idea and this was his baby and when i first met with him he said, i want to win an Oscar. Gil passed away just week before the Oscar" - Morgan Neville
Kevin Spacey [in a Frank Underwood accent] is presenting the honorary Oscar awards - Angela lansbury, Steve Martin, Angelina Jolie and others
@that1guynick: Haha, great catch, my mistake #HouseofCards
The "Frozen" directors are so excited backstage! "Every movie, we just try to do as good as we can. ... We're all just trying to do films that will touch people and once in awhile, you get lucky. This one, we got really really lucky... We had no idea it would be the phenomenon that it turned out to be, but we feel... blessed."
And about that Ellen Pizza joke, looks like someone has volunteered to bring the pizza to the Oscars...
Also, some fun news from backstage! "Frozen" could become a Broadway musical!
And the Oscar goes to ... "The Great Beauty," Italy
Tyler Perry presenting 3 more Best Picture Nominees - "Her," "Nebraska" and "Gravity"
Ellen now in all white - introducing Brad Pitt!!
OMG, Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Brad Pitt and more just did a huge selfie with Ellen, amazing!!
Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron presenting now for
Best Sound Mixing:
"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
"Inside Llewyn Davis"
And the Oscar goes to ... "Gravity"
And the Oscar goes to "Gravity" Again!!
Everyone is thanking the incomparable Alfonso Cuaron for the "Gravity" wins, won three times tonight so far.
About that amazing selfie...think that selfie broke Twitter for a while
And the Oscar goes to ... Lupita Nyong'o, "12 Years a Slave"
"No matter where you're from your dreams are valid," Lupita Nyong'o said, after calling this "the joy of my life." Is anybody else kind of teary?
"It doesn't escape me for one moment that so much joy in my life is thanks to so much pain in someone else's ... Steve McQueen, you charge everything you fashion with a breath of your own spirit, thank you so much for putting me in this position it has been the joy of my life .. Chiwetel thank you for your fearlessness, Michael Fassbender, thank you so much you were my rock" - Lupita Nyong'o. "My brother sitting my side, you are my best friend."
@LesleyMesser: Her and Jared tonight, OMG, I don't know how much more I can take, the speeches are amazing!!
Lupita Nyong'o is on her way backstage now! Any burning questions for her? Let me know!
@Aplex, I'll try! Will definitely ask about her celebration!
I'm LOVING seeing the celebs eating pizza in couture. Jared Leto eating it while wearing WHITE? So brave.
@LesleyMesser: I'd love to know how Michael Fassbender was her rock - especially since her played such an evil role in the movie, how he helped her
@Derek, @MichaelRothman, I'll try! She's got to get her photo taken first, but should be back here soon. Will keep you posted on all the things she says!
@LesleyMesser: You're the best! But I am biased!
And the Oscar goes to .... Gravity ... Again That's four!!