Oscar Awards 2017
Oscar Awards 2017

Along with gorgeous red carpet entrances, scintillating performances and dreams coming true for a lucky few, the Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars is one of the biggest events in Hollywood. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the Oscars 2017 or the 89th Academy Awards will be honouring the best talents of 2016.

Here are highlights:

Award for Best Picture goes to Moonlight

Award for Best Actress In A Leading Role goes to Emma Stone for La La Land

Award for Best Actor In A Leading Role goes to Casey Affleck for Manchester by The Sea

Award for Best Direction goes to La La Land Director Damien Chazelle

Award for Best Adapted Screenplay goes to Moonlight

Award for Best Original Screenplay goes to Manchester by the Sea

Award for Best Music (Original Song) goes to “City Of Stars” from La La Land

Award for Best Music (Original Score) goes to La La Land

Award for Best Cinematography goes to La La Land

Host Jimmy Kimmel lifts up young actor Sunny Pawar, as they try to enact “The Lion King” at Oscars

Oscars The Lion King Moment

Award for Best Short Film (Live Action) goes to Sing

Award for Best Documentary (Short) goes to The White Helmets

Hacksaw Ridge wins Award for Best Film Editing

Award for Best Visual Effects goes to The Jungle Book

Award for Best Production Design goes to La La Land

Award for Best Animated Feature Film goes to Zootopia

Award for Best Animated Short Film goes to Piper

“The Salesman” by Iranian director Asghar Farhadi wins Best Foreign Language Film

Actress Viola Davis breaks down while delivering her acceptance speech, she won the Best Supporting Actress award

Award for Best Actress In A Supporting Role goes to Viola Davis for Fences

Award for Best Sound Mixing goes to Hacksaw Ridge

Award for Best Sound Editing goes to Arrival

Award for Best Documentary Feature goes to O.J.: Made in America

Award for Best Costume Design goes to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Award for Best Makeup and Hair styling goes to suicide squad

Award for Best Actor In A Supporting Role goes to Mahershala Ali for Moonlight

Event is kicked off by a performance from Justin Timberlake