Oscars 2021: Winners, Including Best Picture and Best Actor

The 93rd Academy Awards for 2021 are in the books as we now know the winners of Hollywood’s biggest night.

This year’s Oscars ceremony looked much different unlike any other year. Mank received more Oscar nominations than any other movie, but Nomadland won the Best Picture. In a year where the most anticipated award of the night is usually Best Picture, but tonight it was The Oscar for Actor in a Leading Role.

The late Chadwick Boseman had been winning most of the other major awards leading up to the Oscars and was the obvious favorite to win for his final role in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. In anticipation of Boseman possibly winning posthumously the Academy put the category for Best Actor as the final award of the night. Instead, Anthony Hopkins for his role in The Father won and since Hopkins was not in attendance the Oscars ended on somewhat of an abrupt note.

The In Memoriam a solemn part of the Oscars every year was disappointing as many of the images of those Hollywood lost this past year went by so fast it was difficult to keep up with. I am not sure if it was a time constraint or planned that way, but felt it was the one glaring issue with Sunday nights broadcast.

You can check all the winners from The 93rd Academy Awards below.

Oscar for Original Screenplay:

Promising Young Woman – Written by Emerald Fennell

Oscar for Adapted Screenplay:

The Father – Screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller

Oscar for International Feature Film:

Another Round – Denmark

Oscar for Actor in a Supporting Role:

Daniel Kaluuya – Judas And The Black Messiah

The Oscar for Makeup and Hairstyling:

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom – Sergio Lopez-Rivera, Mia Neal and Jamika Wilson

The Oscar for Costume Design:

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom – Ann Roth

The Oscar for Directing:

Nomadland – Chloé Zhao

The Oscar for Sound:

Sound Of Metal – Nicolas Becker, Jaime Baksht, Michellee Couttolenc, Carlos Cortés and Phillip Bladh

The Oscar for Short Film (Live Action):

Two Distant Strangers – Travon Free and Martin Desmond Roe

The Oscar for Animated Short Film:

If Anything Happens I Love You – Will McCormack and Michael Govier

The Oscar for Animated Feature Film:

Soul – Pete Docter and Dana Murray

The Oscar for Documentary (Short Subject):

Colette – Anthony Giacchino and Alice Doyard

The Oscar for Documentary (Feature):

My Octopus Teacher – Pippa Ehrlich, James Reed and Craig Foster

The Oscar for Visual Effects:

Tenet – Andrew Jackson, David Lee, Andrew Lockley and Scott Fisher

The Oscar for Actress in a Supporting Role:

Yuh-Jung Youn – Minari

The Oscar for Production Design:

Mank – Production Design: Donald Graham Burt; Set Decoration: Jan Pascale

The Oscar for Cinematography:

Mank – Erik Messerschmidt

The Oscar for Film Editing:

Sound Of Metal – Mikkel E. G. Nielsen

The Oscar for Music (Original Score):

Soul – Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross and Jon Batiste

The Oscar for Music (Original Song):

Fight For You from Judas and the Black Messiah; Music by H.E.R. and Dernst Emile II; Lyric by H.E.R. and Tiara Thomas

The Oscar for Best Picture:

Nomadland – Frances McDormand, Peter Spears, Mollye Asher, Dan Janvey and Chloé Zhao, Producers

The Oscar for Actress in a Leading Role:

Frances McDormand – Nomadland

The Oscar for Actor in a Leading Role:

Anthony Hopkins – The Father

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