It was her second time hosting and the Academy may want to think about having Ellen DeGeneres again as Sunday's Oscars hit a ten year ratings high.
This year, Ellen topped Seth McFarlane's turn last year by over 2.5 million viewers for the three hour and ten minute show.
Giving their fans an insider’s look at all the 86th Academy Awards festivities, many of our favorite stars posted photos and messages to their Twitter, Instagram and Facebook pages.
Selena Gomez shared a silly picture with her gal pal Vanessa Hudgens along with the caption, “@vanessahudgens my only, official party buddy for life.”
Once all of the trophies were handed out and all of the speeches were given, the ladies of the 86th Academy Awards retreated to the Sunset Plaza for Graydon Carter’s Vanity Fair Oscar Party.
Best Supporting Actress winner Lupita Nyong'o was the center of attention as she mingled with Amy Adams, Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Hudson.
Everyone thought she was joking when Ellen DeGeneres mentioned she was ordering pizza at the 86th Academy Awards, but she definitely wasn't!
Earlier tonight (March 2), the successful host ordered pies for the star-studded guest from Big Mama's & Papa's Pizzeria on Hollywood Boulevard.
Stretching out "The Wizard of Oz" tribute, Ellen DeGeneres dressed up as Glinda the Good Witch while hosting the 86th Academy Awards tonight (March 2).
Just missing her giant bubble, the hilarious MC donned a full-blown pink dress and crown as she went on about her duties and kept the show rolling.
We were thrilled to hear she was hosting the 86th Academy Awards again and Ellen DeGeneres really made waves with her hilarious monologue earlier this evening (March 2).
The 56-year-old cracked jokes on a number of nominees including June Squibb and Jennifer Lawrence who took another tumble on the Oscars red carpet before finding her seat at the Dolby Theatre.
She’s one of the most lovable ladies in Tinseltown and when Ellen DeGeneres dropped by “ Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Wednesday night (February 26) everyone had a blast.
The talk show queen dove right into the recent divorce rumors regarding her wife Portia de Rossi, noting the absurdity of the claims.
With constant reports claiming she and her wife Portia de Rossi are heading for a split, Ellen DeGeneres reassured everyone that their relationship is strong.
During an interview with People magazine, the hilarious talk show host opened up about her marriage to Portia and how much she truly loves her.
She’s always up for a laugh, and Rebel Wilson dropped by “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Tuesday (February 18) for a very special performance.
The “Pitch Perfect” actress wore a black Adidas track suit and teamed up with Ellen for their new rap duo “Rebellen” and soon-to-be hit single “Watching Cats on the Internet.”
As news of the passing of Philip Seymour Hoffman began to spread, stars from all over the spectrum took to Twitter to morn the talented actor and director.
Many expressed disbelief, while others sent thoughts and prayers to Philip's family. See what celebrities had to say below, and stay linked to GossipCenter for further updates.