Chloé Zhao won best director, and her film Nomadland won best picture.


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The speeches were lengthy (and surprisingly moving), there was only a tiny gaffe and the theater was glowing and intimate. The 2021 Oscars are over and had a different, more relaxed vibe compared to previous years. History was made, with Chloé Zhao becoming the second ever woman to win best director and the first woman of color. Minari’s Youn Yuh-jung won best supporting actress, the first Korean acting win. Perhaps surprisingly, Anthony Hopkins won best actor for The Father, beating the late Chadwick Boseman who had been the favorite.

Nomadland, from Chloé Zhao, won best picture and best actress for Frances McDormand, a whopping fourth Oscar win for the actress. Check out the full list of winners for the 93rd award ceremony below.

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Oscars 2021 winners

Best actor in a leading role

Riz Ahmed, Sound of Metal
Chadwick Boseman, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Anthony Hopkins, The Father — winner
Gary Oldman, Mank
Steven Yeun, Minari

Best actress in a leading role

Viola Davis, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Andra Day, The United States vs Billie Holiday
Vanessa Kirby, Pieces of a Woman
Frances McDormand, Nomadland — winner
Carey Mulligan, Promising Young Woman

Best picture

The Father
Judas and the Black Messiah
Mank
Minari
Nomadland — winner
Promising Young Woman
Sound of Metal
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best original song

Husavik, Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
Fight For You, Judas and the Black Messiah — winner
Io Sì (Seen), The Life Ahead
Speak Now, One Night in Miami
Hear My Voice, The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best original score

Da 5 Bloods
Mank
Minari
News of the World
Soul — winner

Best film editing

The Father
Nomadland
Promising Young Woman
Sound of Metal — winner
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best cinematography

Judas and the Black Messiah
Mank — winner
News of the World
Nomadland
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best production design

The Father
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Mank — winner
News of the World
Tenet

Best actress in a supporting role

Maria Bakalova, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
Glenn Close, Hillbilly Elegy
Olivia Colman, The Father
Amanda Seyfried, Mank
Youn Yuh-jung, Minari — winner

Best visual effects

Love and Monsters
The Midnight Sky
Mulan
The One and Only Ivan
Tenet — winner

Best documentary

Collective
Crip Camp
The Mole Agent
My Octopus Teacher — winner
Time

Best documentary short

Colette — winner
A Concerto Is a Conversation
Do Not Split
Hunger Ward
A Love Song for Latasha

Best animated feature film

Onward
Over the Moon
A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
Soul — winner
Wolfwalkers

Best animated short film

Burrow
Genius Loci
If Anything Happens I Love You — winner
Opera
Yes-People

Best live-action short film

Feeling Through
The Letter Room
The Present
Two Distant Strangers — winner
White Eye

Best sound

Greyhound
Mank
News of the World
Sound of Metal — winner
Soul

Best director

Thomas Vinterberg, Another Round
Emerald Fennell, Promising Young Woman
David Fincher, Mank
Lee Isaac Chung, Minari
Chloé Zhao, Nomadland — winner

Best costume design

Emma
Mank
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom — winner
Mulan
Pinocchio

Best makeup and hairstyling

Emma
Hillbilly Elegy
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom — winner
Mank
Pinocchio

Best actor in a supporting role

Sacha Baron Cohen, The Trial of the Chicago 7
Daniel Kaluuya, Judas and the Black Messiah — winner
Leslie Odom, Jr, One Night in Miami
Paul Raci, Sound of Metal
Lakeith Stanfield, Judas and the Black Messiah

Best international feature film

Another Round — winner
Better Days
Collective
The Man Who Sold His Skin
Quo Vadis, Aida?

Best adapted screenplay

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
The Father — winner
Nomadland
One Night in Miami
The White Tiger

Best original screenplay

Judas and the Black Messiah
Minari
Promising Young Woman — winner
Sound of Metal
The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best looks from the Oscars 2021 red carpet

Here were the best looks from the red carpet. (To be honest, they were all best looks just for making it there.) Among the expected 170 guests were a host of presenters, including: Brad Pitt, Harrison Ford, Zendaya, Laura Dern, Regina King, Joaquin Phoenix, Reese Witherspoon, Angela Bassett, Halle Berry, Don Cheadle, Bryan Cranston and Renee Zellweger. Oh, and Parasite director Bong Joon-ho and his beloved interpreter Sharon Choi. The legends themselves.

Brad Pitt


Brad Pitt handed the best supporting actress award to a very happy Youn Yuh-jung.


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Olivia Colman


Olivia Colman at the UK hub of the 93rd Academy Awards at BFI Southbank in London, England.


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Laura Dern


Laura Dern helped hand out a couple of awards.


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Amanda Seyfried


Amanda Seyfried was up for best actress, her first Oscar nomination.


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Regina King


Regina King helped kick off the show on hosting duties.


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Angela Bassett


Angela Bassett looking stunning in red.


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Sacha Baron Cohen


Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher attended a screening of the Oscars in Sydney, Australia.


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Zendaya


Aside from serving looks, Zendaya helped out with presenting awards.


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Margot Robbie


Margot Robbie made it.


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Halle Berry


Strong candidate for best dressed.


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Vanessa Kirby


Vanessa Kirby scored her first Oscar nomination for best actress for Pieces of a Woman.


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Maria Bakalova


Maria Bakalova was nominated for best supporting actress for Borat Subsequent Moviefilm.


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Riz Ahmed


Riz Ahmed was nominated for best actor for Sound of Metal. This was the first time the category included a Muslim nominee.


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Lakeith Stanfield

Lakeith Stanfield in Saint Laurent for the #Oscars. Absolutely amazing look pic.twitter.com/kB1OmA2t1E

— Tom and Lorenzo (@tomandlorenzo)
April 25, 2021

Viola Davis


Viola Davis was up for best actress for Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.


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Carey Mulligan

Carey Mulligan dazzles in a gold gown on the #Oscars red carpet. She understood the assignment. https://t.co/JneW40MCl0 pic.twitter.com/peFo9FhsCg

— Variety (@Variety)
April 25, 2021

Daniel Kaluuya

Best supporting actor nominee Daniel Kaluuya arrives on the #Oscars red carpet sporting an all black suit. See more red carpet fashion here https://t.co/OUrccgI8n4 pic.twitter.com/RXVVQmKjZN

— Variety (@Variety)
April 25, 2021

Best supporting actor nominees Daniel Kaluuya and Leslie Odom Jr. share a laugh on the #Oscars red carpet. We love to see it https://t.co/AimXQYE1Iu pic.twitter.com/5DX8NcGhoF

— Variety (@Variety)
April 25, 2021

Emerald Fennell

Friendly Reminder: Chloé Zhao and Emerald Fennell have ALREADY made #Oscars history tonight! https://t.co/ALpk5p74Me pic.twitter.com/l54YJ8kmTn

— Entertainment Tonight (@etnow)
April 25, 2021

Chloé Zhao

Chloé Zhao is making history at the #Oscars and really showed up in sneaks and French braids. We bow down . https://t.co/SFIqmlMUJG pic.twitter.com/a59tSsyewC

— E! News (@enews)
April 25, 2021

The cast of Minari

Scenes from the #Oscars red carpet. pic.twitter.com/vJL9zJID2z

— The Academy (@TheAcademy)
April 25, 2021


Yuh-Jung Youn and Han Ye-ri, the former of which won best supporting actress!


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Alan Kim

Minari’s Alan S. Kim still serving looks as the #Oscars get underway pic.twitter.com/lLhKe6TqqX

— Eli Glasner (@glasneronfilm)
April 25, 2021

Because Alan Kim’s so adorable, he deserves two posts.

THIS IS AN ALAN KIM APPRECIATION POST. THE CUTENESS!!! 🥰🥰 #LiveFromE #Oscars pic.twitter.com/DsuonHVMe0

— E! Entertainment (@eentertainment)
April 25, 2021

OK, why not a third.

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Leslie Odom Jr.

What a stunning serve by Leslie Odom Jr. for the #Oscars pic.twitter.com/NMpti0pA77

— Tom and Lorenzo (@tomandlorenzo)
April 25, 2021

Colman Domingo

Me: I don’t feel like tweeting about the #Oscars red carpet.

Colman Domingo: Hmm, we’ll see about that. pic.twitter.com/tk6WPcp9RX

— Samantha Powell (@sdpowell1)
April 25, 2021

Glenn Close


Glenn Close was nominated for best supporting actress for Hillbilly Elegy, but unfortunately the eight-time nominee didn’t win.


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Reese Witherspoon

It’s #Oscars Sunday! Who’s tuning in tonight? pic.twitter.com/9V4haTiOcQ

— Reese Witherspoon (@ReeseW)
April 25, 2021

And here she is at the show.


Reese Witherspoon at Union Station in Los Angeles, California.


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