Daily entertainment news with what to watch tonight on TV, Paula Abdul on Twitter and a video of an amateur musical based on Jeremy Lin.

What to watch: The 84th Academy Awards on ABC at 7 p.m. EST/ 8 p.m. CST

Tune in tonight for the annual Academy Awards, otherwise known as the Oscars. Up for Best Picture is "The Artist," "The Descendants," "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close," "The Help," "Hugo," "Midnight in Paris," "Moneyball," "The Tree of Life" and "War Horse." To check out all the categories and nominations, visit www.oscar.go.com/nominees.

Twitter handle of the day: Paula Abdul, @PaulaAbdul

She has 2,277,917 followers. Her bio says, "The real Paula Abdul –– American pop singer, dancer, choreographer, actress and television personality." A recent tweet reads, "'The difference between a successful person & others is not a lack of strength or lack of knowledge, but lack of will.' - Vince Lombardi."

Video: Jeremy Lin inspiration for amateur musical

-- GateHouse News Service