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End of Oscars preshow and red carpet. Onto the awards show.

Favourites at the red carpet: Meryl Streep, Rachel McAdams, Carey Mulligan, Gabourey Sidibe, Zac Effron and Jennifer Lopez.

Spotted Taylor Lautner. Millions of girls wish he’s not wearing a suit.

Meryl Streep: “I like seeing all my friends all cleaned up.” Referring to all the stars descending at the awards show.

I found out what Rachel McAdams is wearing. It’s an Elie Saab Haute Couture gown.

“I’m all Gucci-ed up,” Jeff Bridges, Best Actor nominee and hot favourite.

“Everyone’s taller and better looking,” Tina Fey.

Last min attempt to bet in the office pool. For help, check my predictions at

15 minutes before show starts. They have stopped serving Moet at the bar.

Morgan Freeman talks about jewellery!

Matt Damon took 6 months to master the South African accent. No bad to trade in an Oscar nom.

Deep juicy burger, fries and milkshake. Sandra Bullock’s post-Oscar diet.

OMG. She actually said you have commitment issues to George Clooney in front of Elizabeth Canalis.

Penelope Cruz is smoking hot in maroon gown.

Everyone in America is switching from E! News to ABC for more red carpet action. In Singapore, we switch to Channel 5.

Ryan Seacret asked Cameron Diaz if this is the last Shrek movie. Please say yes!

Cameron Diaz at the red carpet. Her eyes are really small. Bad makeup or shudder, surgery?

Robert Downey Jr will present with Tina Fey. LOL already!

Spotted: Taylor Lautner descending at the red carpet.

Gerard Butler, presenter at the awards, wants to do a “mooney”.

Gerard Butler, presenter at the awards, wants to do a “mooney”.

“If fashion was porn, this dress is the money shot, and you know it!” Gabourey Sidibe on her gown.

Robert Downey Jr wears a blue bow tie at the red carpet. Did he vote for Avatar?

Gabourey wears a beautiful blue on the red carpet.

Gabourey Sidibe hijacks Keanu Reeves’ chat with Ryan and does an awkward buddy punch with him.

Jenny from the Block wears a yummy Princess dress with a funny train.

Rachel McAdams is looking beautiful and dreamy at the red carpet. I love you Rachel!

Meryl Streep, Lead Actress nominee, at the red carpet: “You were cheerleading a little.” Referring to Seacret’s dalliance with Bullock.

George Clooney, “I’m not the lonely guy. I’m surrounded by women in long dresses. You (Ryan Seacrest) are the lonely guy.”

George Clooney, Oscar nominee at the red carpet: “I voted for Jeff.”

Spotted: George Clooney worked the crowd signing autographs. Is it me or is his hair growing longer?

Charlize Theron is gorgeous in fuschia gown but too much details at her chest.

Whoa. Kathryn Bigelow is almost a head taller than Ryan Seacrest.

“She scared me. She still scares me.” Sandra Bullock on meeting Leigh Anne Tuohy, the character she played on The Blind Side.

Sarah Jessica Parker is wearing Chanel couture at the red carpet.

Ryan Seacrest and Jake Gyllenhaal share a brief bromance on the red carpet.

“I thought you got creeped out!” Tina Fey to Ryan Seacrest after he apparently pushed her to get a better view in front of the camera.

Diane Kruger at the red carpet: “Mad.” When asked to describe Quentin Tarantino on set.

Tina Fey wears Michael Kors at the red carpet: “[Hosting the Oscars] is easier than doing SNL. Steve (Martin) tells me it’s only 20 minutes.

Ryan Seacrest asked Tom Ford of A Single Man what was he wearing at the red carpet: “It’s…a Tom Ford suit.”

Elizabeth Banks, presenter, at the red carpet: Pretty in soft lilac Versace frock.

Maggie Gyllenhaal, Supporting Actress nominee, and Peter Sarsgaard at red carpet: “My birthday gets postponed if she wins.”

James Cameron: “We don’t feel any competition at all. She (Kathryn) saw Avatar 5 times.”

James Cameron at the red carpet: Tuxedo with blue hanky slipped into breast pocket. Nice touch.

Vera Farmiga, Supporting Actress nominee, at the red carpet: “I voted for Kathryn (Bigelow).”

Spotted: James Cameron at the red carpet. Not wearing blue.

Nicole Richie at the red carpet: What is she wearing? It looks like an expensive blanket.

Zoe Saldana at the red carpet: Gorgeous in purple and bling.

Mariah Carey at the red carpet: “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.” Ryan Seacrest: “I’m not sure what diamonds you’re referring to.” Cheeky

Get the brollys out! It’s raining at the red carpet.

Anna Kendrick, presenter and Oscar nominee, meets Mo’Nique at the red carpet.

Zac Effron at the red carpet: 2 minutes of airtime translate into 2 million females gushing worldwide.

Sam Worthington (Avatar) at the red carpet: That’s why I’m here. You put on your monkey suit on.

Random fact: Moët & Chandon is the official champagne of the Oscars.

Sandra Bullock wins Razzie and shows up to collect it. Will she be the first actress to win a Razzie AND Oscar in the same year?

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