As international media descends on Hollywood on Sunday, March 2nd, preparations for the 86th Academy Awards (The Oscars) 2014 is in high gear.
The Academy released the official poster for the 2014 Awards on Wednesday, which features host Ellen DeGeneres holding an Oscar statuette. This will be DeGeneres’ second time hosting the Oscars, the first being in 2007.
If you haven’t seen the official Oscars trailer yet, watch DeGeneres and 250 tuxedo-clad men and women dancing to “The Walker” by indie pop band Fitz and The Tantrums. The trailer was directed by Paul Feig (“Bridesmaids,” “The Heat”) below.