History was made at the 89th Academy Awards as American actress she became the first black actor to win an Oscar, Tony and an Emmy. The talented Davis took home the Oscar for for her role in
held yesterday, Sunday, February 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California is Mahershala Ali who became the first Muslim actor to win an Oscar award. He won the award for Best Supporting Actor.
There was an embarrassing mix-up that almost gave the award to ' '.
Presenters of the award category, and of and mistakenly announced that 'La La Land' had won the Oscar for Best Picture.
The producers of the musical were midway into their speeches when the mistake was corrected by the producer of 'La La Land' .
"This is not a joke. Moonlight is best picture" he said and showed the card to the camera to reveal the actual winner
The host of the show made light of situation by blaming the mix up on comedian . " he said as he referred to Harvey's mistake during the 2015 pageant.
The musical La La Land won six Oscars, making it the biggest winner of the night. The director of the musical Damien Chazelle became the youngest filmmaker to win this award category at the age of 32
Check out full list of winners below as they are announced.
Mahershala Ali, Moonlight
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
OJ: Made in America
Damien Chazelle, La La Land
Casey Affleck, Manchester By the Sea
Emma Stone, La La Land
Viola Davis, Fences
Manchester by the Sea
The Salesman (Iran)
The White Helmets
La La Land
La La Land (Justin Hurwitz)
'City of Stars' (La La Land)
La La Land
The Jungle Book