The lunch event celebrating the 88th Oscars drew about 150 people, mostly award nominees, on Monday.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Matt Damon and Lady Gaga were among those at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Notable absentees were Best Actor nominee Michael Fassbender and Best Actress nominee Cate Blanchett.
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The 88th annual Academy Awards, hosted by Chris Rock, take place on February 28 at the Dolby Theatre.
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And on Monday the nominees for the 88th Academy Awards gathered together at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in LA for the annual Oscar lunch.
With the ceremony just under three weeks away, campaigning is now more serious than ever.
However the awards continue to be shrouded in controversy because of the uproar over the lack of black talent in the contest.