SHOTLIST (including transcript):-

AP Entertainment

Los Angeles, 13 February 2013

1. Oscar statue and 85th Oscars poster

2. Oscar host Seth MacFarlane speaks to reporter

3. SOUNDBITE (English) Seth MacFarlane/Oscar Host:

"I'm Seth MacFarlane and I'll be hosting the Oscars on Sunday."

4. Seth MacFarlane talking to reporter

5. (Reporter: "What was Stewie's reaction to your getting the gig?") SOUNDBITE (English) Seth MacFarlane/Oscar Host:

"(In the voice of his evil character baby Stewie Griffin) You know, I mean, I would have gone with someone with a little bit more experience -- like the cashier at the Von's (supermarket) on Beverly Boulevard and La Brea (Avenue). But, you know, we'll see what happens. I think Jack Black said that MacFarlane will be serviceable. And I think that about sums it up."


6. Oscar host Seth MacFarlane filming promo for the show

AP Entertainment

Los Angeles, 13 February 2013

7. SOUNDBITE (English) Seth MacFarlane/Oscar Host:

"I know that my hosting duties will have been successful when the evening doesn't end with me locked in a castle surrounded by villages with torches and pitchforks. That'll be a victory."

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8. Entertainer Jennifer Lopez is photographed on the red carpet at the 84th-annual Academy Awards on 26 February 2012


9. Musician Katy Perry arrives at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday 10 February 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)


10. Still image: Peter Griffin, a character from "Family Guy," voiced by actor Seth MacFarlane

AP Entertainment

Los Angeles, 13 February 2013

11. (Reporter, referring to the recently revealed Recording Academy memo to show attendees about what is appropriate Grammy Awards attire: "What would Peter (Griffin's) Oscar memo to female attendees be?") SOUNDBITE (English) Seth MacFarlane/Oscar Host:

"(In the voice of family guy Peter Griffin) I think, we don't want to be like CBS, so I would say, as much front boob you want to show. No side boob. Side boob is unacceptable. But front boob is encouraged."


12. 85th Oscars animation