Oscars 2018 – Winners and how it all happened.
The 90th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2017 and took place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. The ceremony was held on March 4, 2018.
Jimmy Kemmel returned as the host for the second year in a row.
Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape Of Water was the biggest winner at the 90th Academy awards winning in four of the 13 categories it was nominated in which included the award’s for the Best Picture and Best Director.
Frances McDormand won her second Best Actress Oscar for her performance as a tenacious mother fighting to have her daughter’s rapist and murderer found in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.
Gary Oldman won his first Best Actor Oscar for his work as Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour.
Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk won three Oscars for excellence in sound and film editing.
The other big films scored a win each – Call Me By Your Name, Phantom Thread and Get Out, which won its African-American director and writer Jordan Peele a historic Oscar for Best Original Screenplay.
Here’s the complete list of winners:
Best Picture:The Shape Of Water
Best Director: Guillermo del Toro, The Shape Of Water
Best Actress: Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Best Actor: Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour
Best Supporting Actress: Allison Janney, I, Tonya
Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Best Original Screenplay: Get Out
Best Adapted Screenplay: Call Me By Your Name
Best Animated Feature Film: Coco
Best Foreign Language Film: A Fantastic Woman, Chile
Best Original Score: The Shape Of Water
Best Original Song: Remember Me, Coco
Best Documentary Feature: Icarus
Best Documentary Short: Heaven Is A Traffic Jam On The 405
Best Live Action Short: The Silent Child
Best Animation Short: Dear Basketball
Best Sound Editing: Dunkirk
Best Sound Mixing: Dunkirk
Best Production Design: The Shape Of Water
Best Cinematography:Blade Runner 2049
Best Makeup And Hair:Darkest Hour
Best Costume Design:Phantom Thread
Best Film Editing: Dunkirk
Best Visual Effects:Blade Runner 2049