2019 Oscars – 91st Academy Awards

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The 91st Academy Awards, was held on Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. It is a ceremony to honour the best films of 2018. 

Academy Awards, commonly referred to as Oscars were presented in 24 catergories.

Road trip movie Green Book won best picture at the Oscars. While Olivia Colman won best actress for The Favourite, and Rami Malek nabbed best actor award for his role as late frontman Freddie Mercury in 21st Century Fox musical Bohemian Rhapsody.

The Academy Awards ceremony was held without a host for the first time since 1989 and instead was filled with powerhouse music performances.

They included an emotional duet by Lady Gaga and her A Star is Born director Bradley Cooper of their original song nominee ‘Shallow’, which brought Gaga her first Oscar.

Major award winners:

Best Picture: Green Book.

Best Actress: Olivia Colman (The Favourite).

Best Actor: Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody).

Best Director: Alfonso Cuarón (Roma).

Best Supporting Actress – Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk).

Best Foreign Language Film – Roma.

Best Supporting Actor – Mahershala Ali (Green Book).

Best Animated Feature – Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse.

Best Original Screenplay – Green Book.

Best Adapted Screenplay – BlacKkKlansman.

Best Original Song – Shallow (A Star is Born).

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