Tune in Sunday: Oscars 2013 Live Blog

Join us Sunday, February 24, for full coverage of the Oscars ceremony and the best movies of 2012. Escorting you through the evening will be Yahoo! editors Vera H-C Chan, Jason Sickles and Virginia Heffernan. And that's not all:

Oscars 2013 at a glance

  • Yahoo! Oscars live preshow: 6-8 p.m. ET/3-5 p.m. PT
  • Yahoo! Oscars live blog: 8-11:30 p.m. ET/5:30-8 p.m. PT
  • The 85th annual Academy Awards: 8:30-11:30 p.m. ET/5:30-8:30 p.m. PT (ABC, no live stream)
  • Yahoo! Oscars postshow: 11:30 p.m. ET/8:30 p.m. PT (or just as soon as the show ends)

We'll be announcing winners as they are revealed on Yahoo.com, and updating constantly through the night with fashion photo galleries and timely analysis. Complete coverage can always be found on our Oscars home page.

Returning as your live-blog escorts:

  • Vera H-C Chan, a features reporter who covers news and entertainment and is a Web Trends Analyst spokesperson (@FastTalkingD)
  • Jason Sickles, a breaking-news reporter who has covered everything from hurricanes to the Super Bowl (@jasonsickles)
  • Virginia Heffernan, a national correspondent for Yahoo! News, covering culture and politics from a digital perspective (@page88)

The pre- and postshows will be live from Hollywood, with hosts:

  • Ben Lyons, Y! Screen's "Sidebar" (@iamBenLyons)
  • Singer and comedian Taryn Southern (@TaRyder)
  • Kristen Aldridge, omg! Insider and Ram Country (@KristenAldridge)
  • Thelma Adams, Yahoo! Movies (@thelmadams)

Follow along all the coverage on Twitter: @Yahooomg and YahooMovies, #YOscarsLIVE. Don't forget to spread the word — and use http://yhoo.it/yoscars.