LOS ANGELES Suspense and surprises mark the Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday after a rollercoaster awards season dominated by the #OscarsSoWhite controversy and no clear front-runner for the top honor of best picture.
It's the movie industry's biggest celebration, but all eyes this year will be on Oscars host Chris Rock, the outspoken black comedian who is expected to take aim at a Hollywood diversity crisis that produced an all-white acting nominee line-up for the second year running.
18:56 Jimmy Kimmel to host Oscars for first time14
18:38 Grammy Nominations 2017: David Bowie, Paul Simon & Rock In General Shut Out of Major Categories13
16:11 Top 10 Snubs & Surprises of 2017 Grammy Nominees: Sturgill Simpson, Mike Posner & The Biggest Omissions12
03:05 Today in Entertainment: Visual effects Oscar contenders include 'Captain America,' 'Star Wars,' 'Suicide Squad'16