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87th Annual Academy Awards

The 87th Annual Academy Awards will be hosted by Neil Patrick Harris

The 87th Academy Awards will be held at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood. The show will air live on ABC at 7 PM EST on Sunday, February 22, 2015. Although no stranger to award shows, this will be actor Neil Patrick Harris' first time hosting the Oscars. The Acadamy Awards celebrates all of the best in cinema, and GAYOT's Oscars guide is your link to the big night. Connecting you to the nominees in major categories, offering movie reviews and even showing you where to do lunch in Los Angeles, there's no better road to the show than through GAYOT!

Emma Stone and Edward Norton delight in Best Picture nominee Birdman

American Sniper, WINNER Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Boyhood, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Imitation Game, Selma, The Theory of Everything and Whiplash are all up for Oscar night's biggest prize.

Benedict Cumberbatch is nominated for Best Actor for his role as Alan Turing in The Imitation Game

Want to know who else will win big on Oscar night? See the nominees for Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director and more at the Oscars official website


LA can be a tough city for travelers, but GAYOT is here to show you the best way to see the City of Angels

The Best of LA Guide

Los Angeles can be an intimidating town. Its sprawling landscape and endless traffic can get even the most seasoned traveler frusturated. Let GAYOT help get you through to the sunny side of Smog City.

Hightail it to Hollywood

Find great LA area hotels, like the Miyako Hybrid Hotel in Torrance, California, with GAYOT

Best Hotels in Los Angeles

Looking for a place to hang your halo in the City of Angels? GAYOT has you covered with the list of the Best Hotels in Los Angeles.

Find your California crashpad

Celebrity sightings are often part of the experience at Cecconi's, one of the Top 10 Restaurants for Star Spotting in Los Angeles

Top 10 Restaurants for Star Spotting in LA

A jaunt through Los Angeles just isn't complete unless you cross paths with a star from the silver screen. These hot Hollywood hangouts will put you in prime position to catch a glimpse of the glitterati.

Follow the stars


Chris Pratt in Guardians of the Galaxy, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Films of 2014

Top 10 Films of 2014

Now that you have seen what films the Academy liked this year, check out GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Films of 2014. From family to action to romance, find out what GAYOT has to say about a wide range of this year's latest films.

See all of the cinematic selections


Saddle up for GAYOT's Top 10 Westerns, featuring masterpieces from the all-time greats, including John Ford, Sergio Leone and Clint Eastwood.

A stylish synthesis of power and performance, GAYOT's favorite muscle cars boast big, athletic engines and aggressive design cues.