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The 85th Annual Academy Awards air live on ABC tonight at 7 p.m. Est -- and yes, they're even live for the west-coasters, so make sure you've got your champagne popped by 4 p.m. Pst.

The live broadcast will allow everyone, from coast-to-coast, to live-tweet, so beware of spoilers if you're counting on your DVR to catch the show!

If you've grown accustomed to extra digital content, Oscar.com is live-streaming extra content during the broadcast, for fans who are into getting a second-screen experience. "Whether it's a jaw dropping musical performance, a memorable acceptance speech or that joke that hits, Oscar.com will bring viewers select 'Real Time Oscar Highlights' almost instantly after airing live," ABC promises in a press release.

Oscar.com will have 20 live cameras strategically placed on the red carpet and backstage at the Theatre -- and fans can either sit back and watch all the action, »

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