CLEVELAND - The biggest night in Hollywood is here and we'll have all the coverage tonight on NewsChannel5 and newsnet5.com.
At 4 p.m. Sunday, the countdown is on with the "Road to Gold" Academy Award preview show. At 5 p.m., we're on the red carpet at the Oscars. The excitement builds at 7 p.m. with "On the Red Carpet Live."
Starting at 7 p.m., NewsChannel5 anchor Chris Flanagan,
morning show host Jen Toohey from Cleveland's New 102 and Shibani Faehnle, a fashion blogger for
CLEshopaholic.blogspot.com, will lead a live chat on the red carpet fashions on newsnet5.com.
Tweet along with us using the hashtag #Oscars.
At 8:30 p.m., The 85th Annual Academy Awards begins with Seth McFarlane hosting the live event. MacFarlane is the creative force behind the television series "Family Guy", and co-creator of "American Dad" and "The Cleveland Show."
One highlight of the evening will be actor Mark Wahlberg and his teddy bear co-star, "Ted," who are on the list of presenters for Oscar night. Wahlberg and Ted, who is voiced by MacFarlane, starred in the hit summer comedy "Ted", which is now the highest-grossing R-rated original comedy of all time.
Other presenters for the night include Jennifer Aniston, Michael Douglas, Jamie Foxx, John Travolta, Ben Affleck, Jessica Chastain and Halle Berry.
The Academy Awards will be presented at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood and Highland Center.