Actress Julia Roberts attends Oscars 2014. (AFP Photo)
Actress Emma Watson attends the Oscars 201. (AFP Photo)
Steve McQueen and Bianca Stigter arrive at the Oscars 2014. (AP Photo)
Actor Bradley Cooper at the Oscars 2014. (AFP Photo)
Actors Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith at the Oscars. (AFP Photo)
Actress Penélope Cruz attends the Oscars (AFP Photo)
Actor Brad Pitt attends the Oscars held at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (AFP Photo)
Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the Oscars. (AP Photo)
Jared Leto arrives at the Oscars 2014. (AP Photo)
Benedict Cumberbatch arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (AP Photo)
The early winners at the 86th Oscars were Jared Leto
while Disney's 3D animation drama Frozen and Gravity won the Oscar trophies in animation and visual effects categories.
Leto, a strong favourite
, won the first trophy of the night for his role of a transgender AIDS patient in Dallas Buyers Club.
Frozen defeated The Croods, Despicable Me 2, Ernest & Celestine and The Wind Rises to score in the animated category.
Gravity which has maximum nominations with The American Hustle won its first award of the night in the best visual effects category while the best costume design went to The Great Gatsby. READ: OSCAR FOR BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM GOES TO THE GREAT BEAUTY
Dallas Buyers Club took home the best make-up and hairstyling trophy.
Best animated short film Oscar went to Mr Hublot while Helium was named best live action short film.
20 Feet from Stardom was named the best documentary feature and best documentary short went to The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life.