In pictures: Elton John's Oscar viewing party in LA

25 February 2013 Last updated at 07:47

Stars including Kim Kardashian and Nicki Minaj watch the Oscar ceremony at Elton John's annual viewing party.
Kourtney Kardashian and Kim Kardashian
The Kardashian sisters, Kourtney and Kim, pose on the red carpet at Elton John's charity viewing party for the Oscars. Kim is pregnant with her first child with her partner, rapper Kanye West.
Chris Brown
Chris Brown arrived at the party without girlfriend Rihanna. Oscar host Seth MacFarlane made a joking reference during the ceremony to Brown's assault of Rihanna in 2009.
David Furnish, Zachary Furnish-John and Elton John
David Furnish and Elton John brought their son Zachary to the party. They have recently celebrated the arrival of their second child, Elijah.
Emeli Sande
Fresh from her success at the Brit Awards, Emeli Sande attended the party in West Hollywood.
Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer
Anna Paquin and British star Stephen Moyer, stars of the vampire television show True Blood, arrive at the event. Anna Paquin gave birth to twins in 2012, their first children together.
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj later posed for pictures with the Kardashians. She also tweeted photos of herself throughout the evening, including one of her with host Elton John.
Dave and Jordyn Grohl
Dave and Jordyn Grohl were pictured at the party, which supports the Elton John Aids Foundation.
Kelly Osbourne
Kelly Osbourne, who earlier in the evening reported on fashion on the Oscars red carpet for television channel E!, joined the party.
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus wore white to the event. She posted a picture of her and Kelly Osbourne kissing Elton John to Twitter.
Randy Jackson, Steven Tyler and Jim Carrey
Randy Jackson, Steven Tyler and Jim Carrey all attended the Sunday night event. Comedian Jim Carrey wore oversized feet as part of his outfit.