The Academy Awards are just two days away, and the preps are going on full blast!
The 85th Academy Awards, the highest honors in the film industry, will be handed out on Feb. 24 during a live televised ceremony at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre attended by 3,300 guests.
Oscars 2013 are hosted by writer, actor and singer Seth MacFarlane!
The winners of Oscars in 24 categories are decided by about 5,800 movie industry professionals who are members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Here are some glimpses of the preparations on the way for the grand day!
Workers transport Oscar statues covered with plastic.
An example of the envelopes used to announce winners is shown during a preview of food to be served at the Governors Ball for the 85th Academy Awards in Hollywood.
And the food! Oh what delicacies and mouth watering goodies made by Chef Wolfgang Puck! And the lucky reports get to taste the delights ahead of the event!
Can you believe these are chocolates! Oh yummylicious heaven!