10 Memorable Moments From the 2012 Academy Awards

Movies & TV

Hollywood’s finest showed up last night for the 84th annual Academy Awards. Billy Crystal hosted the iconic show for the ninth time, and he enlisted the help of A-listers like George Clooney, Melissa McCarthy and more for funny and raucous skits. In addition to Crystal’s comedy, there were other moments that stood out as well, like Octavia Spencer’s win, Pharrell and Sheila E providing the music, and the death defying Cirque Du Soleil act. There were surprisingly a lot of standout moments from last night’s show but check out 10 of our favorites in the photo gallery.