February 27, 2016. Sofia Vergara, right, and Byung-hun Lee seem during rehearsals for a 88th Academy Awards in Los Angeles. (The Associated Press)
Jared Leto presented an Oscar to Margot Robbie. Patricia Arquette gave one to Morgan Freeman. Chris Evans attempted to explain a golden man for himself. Kevin Hart, meanwhile, took a discerning call while station on a Oscar stage.
Saturday is operation day for a luminary presenters appearing on Sunday’s Academy Awards, and a march of celebrities came by a Dolby Theatre to use reading their lines and attack their marks.
The ever-confident Hart — who told a chairman on a other finish of a phone line, “I’m doing this and I’m out” — pronounced he approaching his operation to be a “piece of ca-za-ke.”
“Where am we sitting?” he asked no one in particular. “I was about to contend all a black people should be in a initial row.”
The comedian arrived wearing lane pants and sneakers, that worked out good as he had to pierce fast when a vast theatre component came crashing down after he finished his lines.
“That’s what rehearsals are for,” he pronounced as a dozen stagehands worked to put a depressed square upright. “All right, guys. My partial was great, though!”
Arquette makeshift as she review a nominees in a difficulty she’s presenting, describing one as “very foxy” and awarding a column Oscar to Freeman, who is not nominated.
“It’s a sum dissapoint victory!” she pronounced with a giggle.
When Whoopi Goldberg returned to a Oscar stage, she addressed a assembly of operation actors.
“You guys are sitting (here) all day? Good God,” pronounced Goldberg, who has hosted a uncover 4 times. “But it’s kind of neat, right? we like it, too.”
Leto and Robbie laughed by their rehearsal. First, Leto review a actress’ name when he non-stop a winners’ envelope, afterwards he intentionally fumbled a column Oscar (in this case, a plain cosmetic H2O bottle) and forsaken it on a floor.
Cate Blanchett was a many tasteful in her rehearsal, using by her display several times.
“Is it here? Did we stop in my spot? Ish?” she asked a theatre manager, adding, “You can always re-cast.”
Other stars rehearsing Saturday enclosed Emily Blunt, Kerry Washington, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore, Sofia Vergara, Eddie Redmayne, John Legend, Common, Benicio del Toro and Russell Crowe.
A demeanour during a star-studded Oscar rehearsals:
SEAT SPOTTING: For many of a stars rehearsing Saturday, anticipating their seats inside a Dolby Theatre is among a many sparkling elements. Celebrity seats are noted with print placards during rehearsals.
“I know that guy!” Evans announced when he speckled his face label from a stage.
“(Jason) Sudeikis has got a good seat. How’d he get that seat?” Tina Fey asked Steve Carell about their “Saturday Night Live” co-worker during rehearsals. Sudeikis is attending a uncover with fiancée Olivia Wilde, who is a presenter.
“We’re in a second row,” Carell forked out.
“Not too bad,” Fey replied.
SHOE SITUATION: While a group rehearsing Saturday wore sneakers or other infrequent shoes, many of a women attempted out a soaring high heels they devise to wear during a show.
Cate Blanchett interconnected hulk china platforms with her black jumpsuit. Sarah Silverman, who arrived in sneakers, deception pants and a round cap, remembered only as she was rehearsing her lines that she’d meant to wear her show-day shoes: high black stilettos.
Jennifer Garner was dressed down, solely for her sparkly black shoes.
“Aren’t they pretty?” she asked rhetorically. “They have to be to go with this pleasing (stage) design.”
The theatre is dressed in a glam, 1970s-inspired thesis incorporating thousands of Swarovski crystals.
The Oscars atmosphere Sunday on ABC.