Oscar Night on Twitter

Thursday, 23 February 2012

The 84th Academy Awards show is almost here and there are so many reasons to tune in, from red carpet fashion to the winners’ acceptance speeches. No matter which part of the gala you’re most interested in, there are lots of ways to have more fun with it through Twitter.

On the red carpet: This year, you’ll have a chance to be part of the red carpet commentary on the air as well as on Twitter. Use the hashtag #BestDressed and include the names of the celebs you think are owning the red carpet. Both @NinaGarcia and Tim Gunn will be talking about your Tweets during the Oscars Red Carpet Live show on ABC. They’ll give updates about who viewers think are best dressed throughout the pre-show broadcast.

Live-tweeting cast: Watch the Oscars unfold on Twitter through the eyes of our live-tweeting cast tuning in along with you and sharing exclusive Oscars commentary you won’t see anywhere else.

Looking to bring a little extra celebrity and fashion insights to your night? Follow the show along with:

Or laugh ‘til it hurts, as you try to keep up with:

You can also use this list to follow nominees, presenters and other Hollywood luminaries.

Follow the #Oscars hashtag to see what the world is saying about the show. Make sure to check out what host @BillyCrystal tweets before, during and after the ceremony. The Academy will be live-tweeting from several accounts including @TheAcademy for a behind-the-scenes look at all the action, @OscarInterviews that will provide insights from the press room and @OscarGoer that will take you into the theater as if you’re attending the ceremony yourself.