The Oscars are set to celebrate the 75th anniversary of The Wizard Of Oz.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron said: "We are delighted to celebrate the birthday of one of the most beloved movies of all time at this year's Oscars."
The pair previously revealed that this year's show will be themed to the idea of heroes on the big screen.
American Hustle and outer space drama Gravity lead the ceremony with 10 nominations each including nods for Amy Adams and Sandra Bullock respectively for the best actress Oscar.
The Oscars, which will be hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, take place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on March 2.