The Oscar Ceremony Countdown started. There are 6 hours left and celebrity are getting ready to be glamorous and sparkling at this year’s Oscar Ceremony in Los Angeles.
Paul Herrington is a world famous make-up artist. He’s glamorised some of the most famous Hollywood stars over the last 20 years – and most recently worked with Precious star Gabourey Sidibe for the Baftas. He spoke to the BBC about the highlights and pitfalls of getting A-listers ready for film’s biggest night.
Oscar nominations 2010
Colin Firth, Carey Mulligan and Dame Helen Mirren lead British nominees. Meanwhile, all eyes will be on the showdown between Avatar and The Hurt Locker with nine each. Inglourious Basterds has eight. Meryl Streep gains record-breaking 16th nomination!!
Il Divo (Aldo Signoretti and Vittorio Sodano)
The Young Victoria (Jon Henry Gordon and Jenny Shircore)
Star Trek (Barney Burman, Mindy Hall and Joel Harlow)