An Oscar statue is surrounded with roses during preparations ahead of the 87th Academy Awards
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Oscars 2015: 'Hectic' last-minute preparations

The campaigning is over, the red carpet is rolled out, and Hollywood is braced for its starriest night of the year.

With the celebrities hours from arriving, "stand-ins" are keeping their spot on the red carpet warm.

Alastair Leithead reports on the last-minute preparations ahead of 87th Academy Awards ceremony.

  • 22 Feb 2015
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