89th Annual Academy Awards - Press Room

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It is the biggest night in Hollywood and the best black entertainers walked away with Oscars in their hands.

The Academy did their best to try to put last year’s #OscarsSoWhite behind them and nominate a diverse pool of entertainers from all over the world and backgrounds. This year’s 89th Oscars named winners from movies like Moonlight, Fences, Hidden Figures and more.

Here is this year’s list of winners and nominees:

WINNER- Best Supporting Actor

Mahershala Ali, Moonlight

WINNER-Original Documentary

Ezra Edleman & Caroline Waterlow, OJ: Made In America

Nominated: Ava DuVernay, The 13th

WINNER–Best Supporting Actress

Viola Davis, Fences

Nominated: Octavia Spencer, Hidden Figures

Nominated: Naomie Harris, Moonlight

WINNER–Best Adapted Screenplay

Barry Jenkins & Tarell Alvin McCraney, Moonlight

Nominated–Best Actor

Denzel Washington, Fences

Nominated–Best Actress

Ruth Negga, Loving

Nominated–Best Picture


Hidden Figures


Nominated–Best Editing

Joi McMillion & Nat Sanders, Moonlight



Hidden Figures

Nominated–Best Director

Barry Jenkins and Tarell Alvin McCraney, Moonlight

Nominated–Best Cinematography

Bradford Young, Arrival

(won – Linus Sandgren – LaLa Land)


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