Oscars 2013: 10 facts to know about this year's ceremony

Slideshow posted in Photos | Monday, January 21, 2013

7 of 7: The 2013 Oscars air on February 24, 2013.

This year's event is the 85th ceremony of Academy Awards and it will be hosted by 'Family Guy' creator Seth MacFarlane. It is also 60th Oscar ceremony to be televised. The first Oscar ceremony that aired on television was the 25th Academy Awards in 1953. At the first televised ceremony, 'The Greatest Show on Earth' won Best Motion Picture of the Year.

(Pictured: Seth MacFarlane appears in a promotional photo for the 2013 Oscars.) (A.M.P.A.S.)

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