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88th Annual Academy Awards: The winners

88th Annual Academy Awards: The winners

Leo wins!

Editor: Faizal Dahlawia


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Hollywood's biggest night brought the glitz and glamour along with a win for Leonardo DiCaprio...

The 88th Annual Academy Awards was held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, last night. The final awards show of the season did not disappoint as Tinseltown's royalty gathered to celebrate the industry's best.

The biggest news of the night had to be the first Oscar win for Leonardo DiCaprio. After five previous nominations, Dicaprio claimed a well deserved award, winning Best Actor for his role in The Revenant. Other expected big winners included Brie Larson for Best Actress and Alicia Vikander for Best Supporting Actress. Mark Rylance completes the list of major individual winners, who won Best Supporting Actor for his part in Bridge of Spies.

Meanwhile, the Best Picture award went to Spotlight, a movie that stars Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Stanley Tucci and Liev Schreiber.

Best Actor Leonardo DiCaprio

Best Actress Brie Larson

Best Supporting Actress Alicia Vikander

Best Supporting Actor Mark Rylance

Here's the full list of winners from the 88th Annual Academy Awards:

Best Picture: Spotlight

Best Directing: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, The Revenant 

Best Actor: Leonardo Dicaprio 

Best Actress: Brie Larson 

Best Supporting Actor: Mark Rylance 

Best Supporting Actress: Alicia Vikander 

Best Adapted Screenplay: The Big Short

Best Original Screenplay: Spotlight 

Best Cinematography: The Revenant 

Best Production Design: Mad Max: Fury Road 

Best Film Editing: Mad Max: Fury Road 

Best Visual Effects: Ex Machina 

Best Costume Design: Mad Max: Fury Road  

Best Makeup: Mad Max: Fury Road  

Best Score: The Hateful Eight

Best Song: Writing's on the Wall from Spectre, Jimmy Names and Sam Smith

Best Foreign Language Film: Son of Saul 

Best Animated Feature: Inside Out 

Best Documentary Feature: Amy 

Best Animated Short: Bear Story 

Best Documentary Short: A Girl in the River 

Best Live Action Short: Stutterer  

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