1 Comic and talk show star Ellen DeGeneres returned as Oscar host bringing a deadpan affability, and free pizza, to the Academy Awards show while still poking fun at Hollywood royalty. She handed a faux consolation prize — a pair of lottery tickets — to supporting actor nominee Bradley Cooper; took a selfie snapshot with a group of nominees that was swiftly re-tweeted more than two million times; and even ushered a pizza delivery guy into the auditorium to hand out slices to the stars, then called on producer Harvey Weinstein to pay the tip. “No pressure, only a billion people are watching, whatever you feel is right,” she shouted.
4 Matthew McConaughey walked away with the trophy for Best Actor. The result did not go down well with the tweeple rooting for Leonardo DiCaprio. Many took to the micro-blogging site to vent their anger. However, the two stars seem to be quite chummy-chummy here. This was one picture rabid Leo fans did not see, or wanted to see.