The Academy Awards is Hollywood's night of nights, and the event brings together the creme-de-la-creme of the movie industry's biggest names. It's a star-studded event that us mere mortals can only dream of attending, but luckily for us, many of our favourite celebs take to social media throughout the evening to update us on what the night is really like.
Here are some of the best behind-the-scenes photos that the stars shared on Instagram.
Salma Hayek shared this sweet little snap as she pulled up to the red carpet with her date, Eugenio Lopez.
Taraji P. Henson gives us a glimpse of the famous Oscars goodie bag.
Everyone's fave, Chrissy Teigen, shared this sparkly snap from inside Dolby Theatre.
Teresa Palmer shares a moment with the golden man himself.
Emma Roberts pays homage to her Aunt Julia.
Olivia Culpo shimmied her way down the red carpet.
John Legend shared this pic of him and his wife, Chrissy, proving once again that they are #relationshipgoals.
Giuliana Rancic treats us to some slow-mo dress porn.
Cynthia Erivo goes bold!
Busy Phillips, BFF to Michelle Williams and her date for the night, shares this snap featuring a sneaky photobomb from Salma Hayek.
Sofia Vergara does a little dance of pre-Oscars happiness!
Jimmy Kimmel is hosting the Oscars this year, and shared this snap from inside Dolby Theatre.
Auli'i Cravalho took to the stage to perform the Academy Award-nominated song “How Far I’ll Go”, from Moana. She looks relieved to have pulled it off without a hitch!
The Academy shared this sweet behind-the-scenes clip of Brie Larson and Emma Stone, after Emma's Best Actress victory.