Queen and Adam Lambert opened the 91st annual Academy Awards with a performance of “We Will Rock You” and “We are the Champions” and brought the house to their feet.

This year there is no host for the gala event.

The first award of the night was for Best Supporting Actress and went to Regina King for her role in “If Beale Street Could Talk”. This is the first nomination and Academy Award for King.

The award for Best Documentary Feature went to “Free Solo”. It is the first Academy Award for the filmmakers.

The award for Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling went to Greg Cannom, Kate Biscoe, and Patricia DeHaney for “Vice”. It is the first nomination and win for Biscoe and DeHaney.

The award for Achievement in Costume Design went to Ruth Carter for “Black Panther”. This is Carter’s first Academy Award win.

The award for Achievement in Production Design went to Hannah Beachler and Jay Hart for “Black Panther”. Beachler is the first woman of colour to be nominated and win the award in this category.

The award for Achievement in Cinematography went to Alfonso Cuaron for “Roma”.

Jennifer Hudson performs the Academy Award nominated song “I’l Fight” from the film “RBG”.

The award for Achievement in Sound Editing went to John Warhurst and Nina Hartstone for “Bohemian Rhapsody”. This was the first nomination and win for the editors.

The award for Achievement in Sound Mixing went to Paul Massey, Tim Cavagin, and John Casau for “Bohemian Rhapsody”. It is the first win for this trio as a team.

The award for Best Foreign Film went to the Mexican made film “Roma”.

Bette Midler performed “The Place Where Lost Things Go” from “Mary Poppins Returns”.

The award for Achievement in Film Editing went to John Ottman for “Bohemian Rhapsody” This is Ottman’s first Academy nomination and award.

The award for Best Supporting Actor went to Mahershala Ali for his role in “Green Book”

The award for Best Animated Feature Film went to “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”. This is the first Academy award for some of the film makers.

Songwriters Gillian Welch and David Rawlings performed the nominated song “When a Cowboy Trades His Spurs for Wings” from “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs”.

The award for Best Animated Short Film went to “Bao”. It is the first nomination and win for the filmakers.

The award for Best Documentary Short Subject Film went to “Period. End of Sentence”. This was a first time win for the filmmakers.

The award for Achievement in Visual Effect went to “First Man”. This is a first time nomination and win for two of the filmmakers.

Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper perform “Shallow” from “A Star is Born”.

The award for Live Action Short Film went to “Skin”. This is the first nomination and win for the filmmakers.

The award for Best Writing of an Original Screenplay went to Nick Vallelonga, Brian Currie, and Peter Farrelly for “Green Book”. This is their first Academy Award win.

The award for Best Writing of an Adapted Screenplay went to Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz, Kevin Willmott, and Spike Lee for “BlacKkKlansmen”. This is the first win for the writers. Lee’s speech was a history lesson as he praised his ancestors.

The award for Best Original Film Score went to Terence Blanchard for “BlacKkKlansman”. This is Blanchard’s first Academy Award win.

The award for Best Original Song for a Film went to “Shallow” from “A Star is Born”. This is the first win for most of the songwriters.

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra provides the music for the In Memoriam segment of the show.

The award for Best Actor is a Leading Role went to Rami Malek for portraying Freddie Mercury in “Bohemian Rhapsody”. This is Malek’s first Oscar Nomination and win. Not shown on the live television broadcast, Malek fell off of the stage and needed medical assistance after earning his award.

The award for Best Actress in a Leading Role went to Olivia Colman for her role in “The Favourite”. This is the first nomination and win for Colman.

The award for Best Direction of a Film went to Alfonso Cuaron for “Roma”.

In the biggest award of the night “Green Book” won the award for Best Picture.

 

 

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