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Green Book Wins Best Picture At The Oscars

Kim Buckley
Kim Buckley

6:27 AM - 25 Feb 2019



Green Book has won the Oscar for Best Picture.

The film starring Viggo Mortenson and Mahershala Ali is inspired by the true story of a tour of the Deep South by African-American classical and jazz pianist Don Shirley.

Viggo Mortensen, right, congratulates Mahershala Ali in the audience as Ali is announced the winner for best performance by an actor in a supporting role for "Green Book" at the…

But it was Bohemian Rhapsody that was the big winner on the night, it picked up four prizes including best actor for Rami Malek.

His spirits weren't dampened despite falling off the stage and needing medical attention!

Rami Malek accepts the award for best performance by an actor in a leading role for "Bohemian Rhapsody" at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre in Los…

Olivia Colman won Best Actress for her role in Irish-produced film The Favourite.

The British Star looked stunned as she accepted the prize, her first ever Oscar, describing it as "quite stressful" and "hilarious".

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hy8z_Tq_VHo

Shallow from A Star is Born picked up Best Song. Lady Gaga, who wrote it, became emotional as she accepted the honour.

But everybody was talking about the chemistry between Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper who performed the song live:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f2qdRTDD6Ts

Here's the full list of winners:

Best Picture

Green Book

Best Director

Alfonso Cuaron - Roma

Best Actress

Olivia Colman - The Favourite

Best Actor

Rami Malek - Bohemian Rhapsody

Best supporting actress

Regina King - If Beale Street Could Talk

Regina King poses with the award for best performance by an actress in a supporting role for "If Beale Street Could Talk" in the press room at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019,…

Best supporting actor

Mahershala Ali - Green Book

Best original song

Shallow (A Star Is Born)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UqgDCyUQxUw

Best original screenplay

Green Book

Best adapted screenplay

BlacKkKlansman

Best original score

Black Panther

Best documentary

short Period. End of Sentence.

Best animated feature film

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Best foreign language film

Roma - Mexico

Best cinematography

Roma - Alfonso Cuaron

Unlike recent years, there was no major controversy at the Oscars, instead the red carpet looks stole the show including actor Billy Porter who turned heads in a black velvet tuxedo gown.



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