Oscars 2019: The full list of Academy Awards highlights and winners

'Green Book' wins Best Picture at the 2019 Oscars – see the ceremony as it happened here

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08.15 (UAE) Best Picture

Green Book

Producers of Best Picture nominee "Green Book" Peter Farrelly and Nick Vallelonga accepts the award for Best Picture with the whole crew on stage during the 91st Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California on February 24, 2019. / AFP / VALERIE MACON
The 'Green Book' cast and crew accept the Best Picture Oscar at the 91st Academy Awards. AFP

The civil rights road trip movie has been described as a "surprise win". The award was dedicated to Carrie Fisher, and the filmmakers credited Viggo Mortensen with inspiring them to make the movie.

Watch the Green Book trailer here:


08.09 (UAE) Best Director

Roma, Alfonso Cuaron

The third Oscar for Roma tonight, the second specifically for Cuaron. The director thanked the Academy for recognising a film about an indigenous woman. Once again, he thanked Mexico, this time in Spanish, saying, "Gracias, gracias, gracias".


07:58 (UAE) Best Actress in a Leading Role

Olivia Colman, The Favourite

The first Oscar nomination for the British actress. "This is hilarious," Colman said as she arrived on stage, before adding "it wasn't a hardship to go to work every day" with Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz. She also paid tribute to Glenn Close, her fellow Best Actress nominee.


07:55 (UAE)

So far, Bohemian Rhapsody has won in each of the categories it has been nominated for. It is also nominated for Best Picture, the final award to be announced.


07:45 (UAE) Best Actor in a Leading Role

Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody

"To the people who took a chance on me, every step of the way, thank you," Malek, the first Arab man in history to win Best Actor, said in his acceptance speech. "I may not have been the obvious choice, but I guess it worked out! Thank you Queen for letting me be the tiniest part of your phenomenal legacy."

91st Academy Awards - Oscars Show - Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 24, 2019. Rami Malek holds his Best Actor Oscar as he reacts after the show concluded. REUTERS/Mike Blake
A delighted Rami Malek with his Best Actor Oscar at the 91st Academy Awards. Reuters

"My parents are immigrants from Egypt, I am a first generation American, my story is being written right now," Rami Malek said in his powerful speech.


07:31 (UAE) In Memoriam

Stan Lee, Burt Reynolds and Margot Kidder are remembered in the touching reflection of Academy members lost in the last year.


07:27 (UAE) Best Original Song

Shallow from A Star Is Born – Music and Lyric by Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando and Andrew Wyatt

"There is not a single person on this planet who could have sung this with me", Lady Gaga to co-star and director, Bradley Cooper, as she won her Oscar for Shallow.

See Lady Gaga after winning her first Oscar here: 


07:23 (UAE) Best Original Score

Black Panther  Ludwig Goransson


07:15 (UAE) Best Adapted Screenplay

BlacKkKlansman, Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz, Kevin Willmott, and Spike Lee

The biggest cheer of the night so far, as BlacKkKlansman director Spike Lee was embraced by delighted presenter Samuel L Jackson.


07:12 (UAE) Best Original Screenplay

Green Book, Nick Vallelonga, Brian Currie, and Peter Farrelly


See our highlights from inside the star-studded ceremony here: 


07:08 (UAE) Best Live Action Short


The first nomination for Guy Nattiv and Jaime Ray Newman


06:58 (UAE) Best Visual Effects

First Man – Paul Lambert, Ian Hunter, Tristan Myles and JD Schwalm


06:47 (UAE) Best Documentary Short

Period. End of Sentence.

"I can't believe a film about mensuration just won an Oscar," Period. End of Sentence. director Rayka Zehtabchi said as she picked up her Oscar with producer, Melissa Berton. Adding, "Thank you to Netflix for giving us this platform."


06:44 (UAE) Best Animated Short Film


Bao is the film that melted hearts before cinema screenings of Incredibles 2.

Watch Bao here:


06:31 (UAE) Best Animated Feature Film

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse


06:22 (UAE) Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Mahershala Ali, Green Book

The second nomination and second win for Mahershala Ali, who thanked Dr Don Shirley, who he portrayed in Green Book, in his speech.


06:19 (UAE) Best Film Editing

Bohemian Rhapsody – John Ottman


06:06 (UAE) Best Foreign Language Film

Roma, Mexico

Nadine Labaki's Capernaum loses to to Roma, the first Mexican film to win Best Foreign Language Film.


06:00 (UAE) Best Sound Mixing

Bohemian Rhapsody – Paul Massey, Tim Cavagin and John Casali


05:57 (UAE) Best Sound Editing

Bohemian Rhapsody – John Warhurst and Nina Hartstone

"Working on Bohemian Rhapsody really was an honour, I mean we got to work with Queen for our day job," John Warhurst


05:43 (UAE) Best Cinematography

Roma, Alfonso Cuaron

The first award of the night for Roma. Director, Cuaron is nominated for four himself.

"Thank you very much, Mexico," Cuaron said in his speech.


05:41 (UAE) All of the best dressed stars on the red carpet: 

See more of the best dressed attendees at the 91st Academy Awards here. 


05:39 (UAE) Best Production Design

Black Panther – Production Design: Hannah Beachler; Set Decoration: Jay Hart

Hannah Beachler is the first African American women to be nominated in this category, of her director, Ryan Coogler, she said, "Thank you Ryan, I love you."


05:30 (UAE) Best Costume Design

Black Panther – Ruth Carter

“This has been a long time coming,” Carter said as she accepted her award in the Dolby Theatre. Adding: “Spike Lee, thank you for giving me my start.”


05:25 (UAE) Best Makeup and Hairstyling

Vice takes home the Oscar. Oscars in this category have been awarded since 1981


05:17 (UAE) Best Documentary Feature

Free Solo

Following its Baftas win, Abu Dhabi produced Free Solo takes home the Oscar. "This film is for everyone who believes in the impossible," producer Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi said in her speech.


05:13 (UAE) Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Regina King, If Beale Street Could Talk 

"It has been an honour to have my name said with yours," King said in her speech, before crying and ending with, "God is good all the time."


05:00 (UAE) / 17:00 (LA) The Academy Awards begin 

Queen + Adam Lambert open the show


All of the stars on the red carpet: 

Five of the funniest Oscars moments of all time:

In the meantime, here are some key things to know and read about ahead of the ceremony... 


Can any other movie win Best Foreign Language Film with 'Roma' nominated for Best Picture as well?

Yalitza Aparicio in Roma. Alfonso Cuaron / Netflix

Zain Al Rafeea as Zain, Cedra Izam as Sahar in Capernaum. Christopher Aoun / Sony Pictures Classics
Yalitza Aparicio in Roma. Alfonso Cuaron / Netflix Zain Al Rafeea as Zain, Cedra Izam as Sahar in Capernaum. Christopher Aoun / Sony Pictures Classics

Can anything stop Alfonso Cuaron's film from beating Nadine Labaki's Lebanese offering? History says no, but this year's events suggest yes.


Oscars 2019: Our predictions for the top awards

From Glenn Close's eighth nomination to Alfonso Cuaron's probable triumph with Roma, we bring you our predictions and hopes for the outcome of this year's Academy Awards.


Every Arab movie Oscar-nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film

In the award's competitive history, only one winner has come from the Arab world: here's a look at each of the films that blazed a trail before Capernaum, from 1969 to 2017.


Oscars 2019 interview: Richard E Grant on finally being acknowledged after four decades

Grant has had a long and distinguished career - but 2019 is the first time he's been nominated for an Oscar.


Oscars 2019: The best fun facts and trivia to know ahead of the night

DF-10956_R – Gwilym Lee (Brian May) and Rami Malek (Freddie Mercury) star in Twentieth Century Fox’s BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY. Photo Credit: Alex Bailey.
Gwilym Lee (Brian May) and Rami Malek (Freddie Mercury) star in Twentieth Century Fox’s 'Bohemian Rhapsody'. Photo Credit: Alex Bailey.

From the most-awarded Hollywood stars to the specs of the golden statue, here are a few titbits to get you in the mood before this year's ceremony kicks off.


Watch: the emotional moment Nadine Labaki found out she was up for an Oscar

Nadine Labaki speaks at the 91st Academy Awards Foreign Language Nominees Reception at the Los Angeles Museum of Art on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP)
Nadine Labaki speaks at the 91st Academy Awards Foreign Language Nominees Reception. Photo: AP

We can only imagine what a whirlwind it's been for the Lebanese filmmaker, and now we can revel in her excitement, as Labaki has shared a video on Instagram of the moment she learnt of the Academy Award nomination.