The 88th Academy Awards or the Oscars 2016 were held on Sunday, February 28 at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood.
Hosted by Chris Rock, his second time as host, the ceremony was televised live in more than 225 countries.
During the awards night, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) honors the best films of the year and recognized the talented people in the movie industry.
Spotlight won Best Picture. Mad Max: Fury Road, with the 10 nominations, won six trophies.
Six-time nominee Leonardo DiCaprio is the 2016 Oscar Winner for Best Actor, his first Academy Award, while Brie Larson took home the Best Actress, also her first Oscar in her first nomination./
Check out the complete list of nominees and winners below.
- Spotlight – Michael Sugar, Steve Golin, Nicole Rocklin, and Blye Pagon Faust - WINNER!
- The Big Short – Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, and Jeremy Kleiner
- Bridge of Spies – Steven Spielberg, Marc Platt, and Kristie Macosko Krieger
- Brooklyn – Finola Dwyer and Amanda Posey
- Mad Max: Fury Road – Doug Mitchell and George Miller
- The Martian – Simon Kinberg, Ridley Scott, Michael Schaefer, and Mark Huffam
- The Revenant – Arnon Milchan, Steve Golin, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Mary Parent, and Keith Redmon
- Room – Ed Guiney
- Leonardo DiCaprio – The Revenant as Hugh Glass - WINNER!
- Bryan Cranston – Trumbo as Dalton Trumbo
- Matt Damon – The Martian as Mark Watney
- Michael Fassbender – Steve Jobs as Steve Jobs
- Eddie Redmayne – The Danish Girl as Lili Elbe
- Brie Larson – Room as Joy "Ma" Newsome - WINNER!
- Cate Blanchett – Carol as Carol Aird
- Jennifer Lawrence – Joy as Joy Mangano
- Charlotte Rampling – 45 Years as Kate Mercer
- Saoirse Ronan – Brooklyn as Eilis Lacey
- Alejandro G. Iñárritu – The Revenant - WINNER!
- Adam McKay – The Big Short
- George Miller – Mad Max: Fury Road
- Lenny Abrahamson – Room
- Tom McCarthy – Spotlight
Best Original Song
- "Writing's on the Wall" from Spectre – Music and Lyric by Jimmy Napes and Sam Smith - WINNER!
- "Earned It" from Fifty Shades of Grey – Music and Lyric by Ahamad Balshe (Belly), Stephan Moccio, Jason "Daheala" Quenneville, Abel Tesfaye (The Weeknd)
- "Manta Ray" from Racing Extinction – Music by J. Ralph, Lyric by Antony Hegarty
- "Simple Song #3" from Youth – Music and Lyric by David Lang
- "Til It Happens to You" from The Hunting Ground – Music and Lyric by Lady Gaga and Diane Warren
Best Original Score
- The Hateful Eight – Ennio Morricone- WINNER!
- Bridge of Spies – Thomas Newman
- Carol – Carter Burwell
- Sicario – Jóhann Jóhannsson
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens – John Williams
Best Foreign Language Film
- Son of Saul (Hungary) in Hungarian – László Nemes - WINNER!
- Embrace of the Serpent (Colombia) in Spanish – Ciro Guerra
- Mustang (France) in Turkish – Deniz Gamze Ergüven
- Theeb (Jordan) in Arabic – Naji Abu Nowar
- A War (Denmark) in Danish – Tobias Lindholm
Best Live Action Short Film
- Stutterer – Benjamin Cleary and Serena Armitage - WINNER!
- Ave Maria – Eric Dupont and Basil Khalil
- Day One – Henry Hughes
- Everything Will Be Okay – Patrick Vollrath
- Shok – Jamie Donoughue
Best Documentary – Feature
- Amy – Asif Kapadia and James Gay-Rees - WINNER!
- Cartel Land – Matthew Heineman and Tom Yellin
- The Look of Silence – Joshua Oppenheimer and Signe Byrge Sørensen
- What Happened, Miss Simone? – Liz Garbus, Amy Hobby, and Justin Wilkes
- Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom – Evgeny Afineevsky and Den Tolmor
Best Documentary – Short Subject
- A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness – Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy - WINNER!
- Body Team 12 – David Darg and Bryn Mooser
- Chau, Beyond the Lines – Courtney Marsh and Jerry Franck
- Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah – Adam Benzine
- Last Day of Freedom – Dee Hibbert-Jones and Nomi Talisman
Best Supporting Actor
- Mark Rylance – Bridge of Spies as Rudolf Abel - WINNER!
- Christian Bale – The Big Short as Michael Burry
- Tom Hardy – The Revenant as John Fitzgerald
- Mark Ruffalo – Spotlight as Michael Rezendes
- Sylvester Stallone – Creed as Rocky Balboa
Best Animated Feature Film
- Inside Out – Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera - WINNER!
- Anomalisa – Charlie Kaufman, Duke Johnson, and Rosa Tran
- Boy & the World – Alê Abreu
- Shaun the Sheep Movie – Mark Burton and Richard Starzak
- When Marnie Was There – Hiromasa Yonebayashi and Yoshiaki Nishimura
Best Animated Short Film
- Bear Story – Pato Escala Pierart and Gabriel Osorio Vargas - WINNER!
- Prologue – Imogen Sutton and Richard Williams
- Sanjay's Super Team – Nicole Paradis Grindle and Sanjay Patel
- We Can't Live Without Cosmos – Konstantin Bronzit
- World of Tomorrow – Don Hertzfeldt
Best Visual Effects
- Ex Machina – Mark Williams Ardington, Sara Bennett, Paul Norris, and Andrew Whitehurst - WINNER!
- Mad Max: Fury Road – Andrew Jackson, Dan Oliver, Andy Williams, and Tom Wood
- The Martian – Anders Langlands, Chris Lawrence, Richard Stammers, and Steven Warner
- The Revenant – Richard McBride, Matt Shumway, Jason Smith, and Cameron Waldbauer
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Chris Corbould, Roger Guyett, Paul Kavanagh, and Neal Scanlan
Best Sound Mixing
- Mad Max: Fury Road – Chris Jenkins, Gregg Rudloff, and Ben Osmo - WINNER!
- Bridge of Spies – Andy Nelson, Gary Rydstrom, and Drew Kunin
- The Martian – Paul Massey, Mark Taylor, and Mac Ruth
- The Revenant – Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño, Randy Thom, and Chris Duesterdiek
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Andy Nelson, Christopher Scarabosio, and Stuart Wilson
Best Sound Editing
- Mad Max: Fury Road – Mark A. Mangini and David White - WINNER!
- The Martian – Oliver Tarney
- The Revenant – Martin Hernández and Lon Bender
- Sicario – Alan Robert Murray
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Matthew Wood and David Acord
Best Film Editing
- Mad Max: Fury Road – Margaret Sixel - WINNER!
- The Big Short – Hank Corwin
- The Revenant – Stephen Mirrione
- Spotlight – Tom McArdle
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey
- The Revenant – Emmanuel Lubezki - WINNER!
- Carol – Ed Lachman
- The Hateful Eight – Robert Richardson
- Mad Max: Fury Road – John Seale
- Sicario – Roger Deakins
Best Makeup and Hairstyling
- Mad Max: Fury Road – Lesley Vanderwalt, Elka Wardega, and Damian Martin - WINNER!
- The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared – Love Larson and Eva von Bahr
- The Revenant – Siân Grigg, Duncan Jarman, and Robert Pandini
Best Production Design
- Mad Max: Fury Road – Colin Gibson and Lisa Thompson - WINNER!
- Bridge of Spies – Rena DeAngelo, Bernhard Henrich, and Adam Stockhausen
- The Danish Girl – Michael Standish and Eve Stewart
- The Martian – Celia Bobak and Arthur Max
- The Revenant – Jack Fisk and Hamish Purdy
Best Costume Design
- Mad Max: Fury Road – Jenny Beavan - WINNER!
- Carol – Sandy Powell
- Cinderella – Sandy Powell
- The Danish Girl – Paco Delgado
- The Revenant – Jacqueline West
Best Supporting Actress
- Alicia Vikander – The Danish Girl as Gerda Wegener - WINNER!
- Jennifer Jason Leigh – The Hateful Eight as Daisy Domergue
- Rooney Mara – Carol as Therese Belivet
- Rachel McAdams – Spotlight as Sacha Pfeiffer
- Kate Winslet – Steve Jobs as Joanna Hoffman
Best Adapted Screenplay
- The Big Short – Adam McKay and Charles Randolph from The Big Short by Michael Lewisdouble-dagger - WINNER!
- Brooklyn – Nick Hornby from Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín
- Carol – Phyllis Nagy from The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith
- The Martian – Drew Goddard from The Martian by Andy Weir
- Room – Emma Donoghue from Room by Emma Donoghue
Best Original Screenplay
- Spotlight – Tom McCarthy and Josh Singerdouble-dagger - WINNER!
- Bridge of Spies – Matt Charman, Ethan Coen, and Joel Coen
- Ex Machina – Alex Garland
- Inside Out – Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley, and Ronnie del Carmen
- Straight Outta Compton – Jonathan Herman, Andrea Berloff, S. Leigh Savidge, and Alan Wenkus
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