La La Land, which had led with 14 nominations, gained seven Oscars, counting Best Director and Best Actress.
Mumbai: The 89th Academy Awards instigated at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles in majestic fashion with the best of names in commercial walking the red carpet in style.
Damien Chazelle’s melodic ‘La La Land‘ hints the pack with a monstrous record-equaling 14 nominees.
Jimmy Kimmel kick started the minutes with a funny opening act addressing and confessing the candidates while taking profuse digs at them and US President Donald Trump.
Damienne Chazelle, also became the youngest to gain a Best Director Oscar, for the movie ‘La La Land’.
The movie has already captured six Oscars counting Best Actress for Emma Stone, Best Original Score, Best Cinematography, Best Production Design and Best Original Song.
Here are the live updates:
- The award for Best Picture has been taken by La La Land.
- The Best Actress award has been caught by Emma Stone for La La Land.
- The Best Actor award has been taken by Casey Affleck for the movie Manchester By The Sea.
- The best director award has been gained by Damien Chazelle for La La Land.
- The Best Adapted Screenplay award has been taken by Barry Jenkins and Tarell Alvin McCraney as of In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue by Tarell Alvin McCraney for Moonlight.
- The Best Original Screenplay award has been captured by Kenneth Lonergan for the movie Manchester By The Sea.
- The Best Original Song award has been bagged by Justin Hurwitz for City of Stars from the flick La La Land.
- The award for Best Original Score has been bagged by Justin Hurwitz for La La Land.
- The Best Cinematography award has been taken by Linus Sandgren for La La Land.
- The Best Live Action Short Film award has been caught by Kristóf Deák and Anna Udvardy for the movie Sing.
- The Best Documentary award -Short Subject has been gained by Orlando von Einsiedel and Joanna Natasegara for The White Helmets.
- The Best Editing award has been taken by John Gilbert for Hacksaw Ridge.
- The Best Visual Effects award has been taken by Adam Valdez, Robert Legato, Andrew R. Jones, and Dan Lemmon for the movie The Jungle Book.
- The Best Production Design award has been gained by David Wasco and Sandy Reynolds-Wasco for the movie La La Land.
- The Best Animated Feature Film award has been bagged by Zootopia by Byron Howard, Clark Spencer and Rich Moore.
- The Best Animated Short Film award has been attained by Piper by Alan Barillaro.
- The Best Foreign film award has been taken by Iranian movie the Salesman by Asghar Farhadi.
- The Best Actress award in a Supporting Role has been bagged by Viola Davis for Fences.
- The Best Sound Mixing award has been taken by Kevin O’Connell, Robert Mackenzie, Andy Wright, and Peter Grace for the movie Hacksaw Ridge.
- The Best Sound Editing award has been gained by Sylvain Bellemare for the movie Arrival.
- Dwayne Johnson beauties the podium to present the upcoming award.
- The Best Documentary Feature award has been attained by OJ: Made in America by Ezra Edelman and Caroline Waterlow.
- The Best Costume Design award has been caught by Colleen Atwood for Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them.
- The Achievement in Make-up and Hairstyling award has been got by Alessandro Bertolazzi, Christopher Nelson and Giorgio Gregorini for Suicide Squad.
- The Best Actor in a Supporting Role award has been caught by Mahershala Ali for his touching act in Barry Jenkin’s ‘Moonlight’.