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Call it what you want this was a « Spotlight » celebration.

Liev Schreiber, Michael Keaton and Mark Ruffalo, with wife Sunrise Coigney, all made it to « Spotlight » producer Michael Sugar’s pre Oscar party just hours after the film took four Independent Spirit Awards, including best feature.

The event, co hosted by Sugar’s Anonymous Content colleagues Steve Golin (also a « Spotlight » producer) and Doug Wald, started late Saturday and ran over into Sunday morning high atop Sunset Tower in West Hollywood.

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Olivia Wilde rocked a casual, natural look early in the evening as she chatted with friends near the bar, topping black jeans and chunky platform shoes with a satin bomber jacket emblazoned with palm tree silhouettes against sunset colors.

Patrick Stewart, with wife Sunny Ozell, connected with Meg Ryan for a lengthy conversation near some reserved for VIPs seating, while Tim Robbins, fresh off his Camera Award honor at this year’s Berlin Film Festival, passed by them flying solo.

Eddie Redmayne, James Corden lead a celebration of British Oscar nominees at Film Is Great party Christie D Outside Fig Olive in West Hollywood on Friday night, the team from the Oscar nominated « Shaun the Sheep Movie » were reviewing their snapshots from the evening and by that measure, it was a smashing success.

« My kid doesn’t care if we win, » producer Julie Lockhart said with a laugh, « as long.

Outside Fig Olive in West Hollywood on Friday night, the team from the Oscar nominated « Shaun the Sheep Movie » were reviewing their snapshots from the evening and by that measure, it was a smashing success.

« My kid doesn’t care if we win, » producer Julie Lockhart said with a laugh, « as long.

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Dancing broke out more than once not always a given at a Hollywood affair near the main bar inside, adidas originals as DJ Spider mixed this year’s Grammy nominated hits with classic dance riffs and old school tunes.

Near the impromptu dance space, Keegan Michael Key casually held court, easily moving from conversation to conversation. Also spotted: Alexander Skarsgard, Casey Affleck, Anthony Mackie, Jessica Szohr, Nina Dobrev, Jessica Stam, Zach Braff, Famke Janssen, Matt McGorry, Chace Crawford and 2012 Oscar winner Octavia Spencer.

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It’s Oscars Sunday, Hollywood’s biggest night. Here’s everything you need to know for tuning into the 88th Academy Awards and red carpet taking place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

WHAT TIME DOES THE SHOW START? WHAT CHANNEL?

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It’s Oscars Sunday, Hollywood’s biggest night. Here’s everything you need to know for tuning into the 88th Academy Awards and red carpet taking place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

WHAT TIME DOES THE SHOW START? WHAT CHANNEL?

The official red carpet pre show is over. The ceremony began at.

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The evening’s biggest logistical challenge was navigating the bottleneck at the handful of stairs that lead from the indoor part of Sunset Tower’s rooftop space out to the pool area though on this night, the pool was cleverly covered to allow more room for to 400 or so guests and another bar, with the lights of Los Angeles spreading out to the south as a backdrop.

How challenging was the bottleneck? Even 6 foot 3 Schreiber, who can cut through a crowd like a knife, got hung up at the stairs.