The presenters and performers are coming together. The gowns are being chosen. Sunday’s Oscars are almost upon us.
Even with all this information coming in, there are still some major gaps in what we know – like who’s going to win.
Every year, the Academy manages to keep its champions very “hush hush” until the sealed envelopes are excitedly torn open.
But that doesn’t mean I, and countless other film fans, don’t spend immeasurable amounts of time daydreaming about how the big night will play out.
What will the 2015 Oscars hold? With a little help from host Neil Patrick Harris, we’ve got a hunch about all the top Academy Awards moments and how everyone will respond. Check out our – we mean, NPH’s – predictions below.
Film’s biggest night has arrived!
All the stars are walking the red carpet in their finest frocks.
Lupita Nyong’o wears something fabulous again.
The audience members take their seats as Neil Patrick Harris steps on stage to host.
Things get inappropriate during an opening bit about Fifty Shades of Grey.
And it’s not long before Benedict Cumberbatch starts photobombing.
Internet favorite Dick Pope wins for Best Cinematography.
Best Animated Feature Film is announced and everyone collectively remembers The Lego Movie wasn’t even nominated.
But then "Everything Is Awesome" wins for Best Original Song and everything is, at least, pretty good.
J.K. Simmons sweeps awards season and wins Best Supporting Actor.
But there’s an upset in the Best Actress category.
Luckily, NPH keeps things lively with a big dance number.
Finally, the moment for Best Picture has arrived.
And with that, the show is over and we are left waiting until next year.