George Clooney, AGE: Classic HEIGHT: Tall HAIR: Dark EYES: Handsome LAST SEEN: Touring the African nation of Chad before his upcoming meeting with Obama regarding Darfur. Click to see what other stars were most conspicuously absent from the Oscars!
Jack Nicholson, AGE: Timeless HAIR: Gray EYES: Shaded LAST SEEN: The front row of a Lakers game CONCLUSION: Running out of characters to play, a bored Jack has decided to switch things up and become an unofficial courtside coach for the Lakers.
Cate Blanchett, AGE: 39 (impossibly) HAIR: Blonde EYES: Blue LAST SEEN: unknown CONCLUSION: Irked by the nomination oversight, she's working on a new role as a drug addicted, immigrant smuggling, stripper-turned-nun in search of her kidnapped son.
Leonardo DiCaprio, AGE: 34 HAIR: Light Brown EYES: Dreamy LAST SEEN: Global Green Pre-Oscars Event CONCLUSION: The eco-friendly star protested the Oscars' energy use by spending a quiet night reading by candlelight with his pet polar bear cub Prius.
Christian Bale, AGE: 35 HAIR: Brown EYES: Fiery LAST SEEN: The DGA Awards (pre-meltdown) CONCLUSION: Upon learning that lights may be adjusted during the taping of the show, Bale refused to be involved with such f*****g amateurs!! &$*#^&*@#
Clint Eastwood, AGE: 79 HAIR: Gray EYES: Piercing LAST SEEN: Directing something important CONCLUSION: While his "Changeling" lead was up for Best Actress, he was a little peeved that the lead in "Gran Torino" wasn't nominated, so he skipped it.
Tom Cruise, AGE: 46 HEIGHT: Don't go there EYES: Wild LAST SEEN: At a film premiere somewhere in South America CONCLUSION: Tom's still too busy touring the world to personally screen for "Valkyrie" for anyone who will watch it.
Liz Taylor, AGE: How dare you! HAIR: Bottled Brown LAST SEEN: Inspirationally speaking CONCLUSION: Usually slated as the "Grand Dame of Old Hollywood" presenter, we suspect that Liz may have been stuffed into a locker somewhere by Sophia Loren.
Julia Roberts, AGE: 41 HEIGHT: Super Tall HAIR: Evolving EYES: Brown LAST SEEN: Family trip to India CONCLUSION: The devoted mother and wife is taking a break from the Hollywood glitz to spend time with her family. C'mon Julia, don't be so selfish!
Tom Hanks, AGE: 52 HAIR: Salt'n'Peppa EYES: Deeply sensitive LAST SEEN: In "Angels & Demons" trailer CONCLUSION: After 9 noms and 2 wins, Tom took a breather this year, but cursed himself when he saw that Zac Efron & Vanessa Hudgens were performing.