Police helicopters will conduct flyovers, scanning the crowd in search of anything suspicious.
/*Los Angeles Police Chief William Bratton*/ says safety is top priority to ensure everyone enjoys Hollywood's biggest night.
As for the stars, Oscar host /*Hugh Jackman*/ says the show will look different this year. He also says it will feel very intimate.
/*Oscar*/ producers Bill Condon and Laurence Mark say nothing in the format is sacred. In fact, the presenters for the big show have remained under wraps, and they will stay a secret until showtime.
Eyewitness News Reporters George Pennacchio and Leslie Miller contributed to this report.