Hollywood counts down to The Oscars
27 February 2014 Last updated at 00:17 GMT
In Los Angeles excitement is building in the run up to this year's Oscars ceremony which takes place on Sunday night.
The producers are hoping that the telecast - which is seen in more than 200 countries - will bring in a large audience.
As Tom Brook reports from Los Angeles, improving the TV ratings of the awards show is quite a challenge.