AS IT HAPPENED: Everything that happened at Oscars 2019 while you were sleeping

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Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga. (Getty Images)
Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga. (Getty Images)
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25 Feb 2019

Yes, Green Book has been shrouded in controversy - but Mahershala Ali still believes it’s a film you have to watch.

<p>Yes, Green Book has been shrouded in controversy - but Mahershala Ali still believes it’s a film you have to watch.</p><p></p>
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25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Animated Feature Film - Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse.

25 Feb 2019

Mr Ali is now a two time Oscar winner. 

<p>Mr Ali is now a two time Oscar winner.&nbsp;</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

Another mom appreciation post. 

Michael (Bae) Jordan and his momma.

<p>Another mom appreciation post.&nbsp;</p><p>Michael (Bae) Jordan and his momma.</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Animated Short - Bao, Domee Shi and Becky Neiman-Cobb.

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Documentary Short Subject - Period End of Sentence, Rayka Zehtabchi and Melissa Berton.

25 Feb 2019

Dear Academy,

Can Awkwafina and John Mulaney host next year?

K thanks!

<p>Dear Academy,</p><p>Can Awkwafina and John Mulaney host next year?</p><p>K thanks!</p>

25 Feb 2019

Did you know?

The youngest to win a competitive Oscar was Tatum O'Neal, who was 10 when she bagged best supporting actress for Paper Moon in 1974.

The oldest winner of an acting award was Christopher Plummer, who was 82 when he won his first Oscar for best supporting actor in Beginners in 2012.

25 Feb 2019

We would like to introduce you to the Evans brothers. 

Everyone this is Scott accompanying his brother Chris (aka the best Chris).

<p>We would like to introduce you to the Evans brothers.&nbsp;</p><p>Everyone this is Scott accompanying his brother Chris (aka the best Chris).</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

Director Domee Shi based the whimsical Bao on her own experiences growing up as an only child.

Pixar's new short is a tasty treat that will tug at your heartstrings

Cape Town - Pixar is back with a tasty new short that will both delight and tug at your heartstrings. It is also the first short by the studio to be directed by a woman. Director Domee Shi based the whimsical story on her own experiences growing up as an only child.

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Visual Effects - First Man, Paul Lambert, Ian Hunter, Tristan Myles and J.D. Schwalm

25 Feb 2019

The moment we have all be waiting for is finally here!


25 Feb 2019

Always remember them this way....

<p>Always remember them this way....</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

You're music to my eyes...

<p>You're music to my eyes...</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Live Action Short - Skin, Guy Nattive and Jamime Ray Newman.

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Original Screenplay - Green Book, Nick Vallelonga, Brian Currie and Peter Farrelly.

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Adapted Screenplay - Blackkklansman, Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz, Kevin Willmott and Spike Lee.

25 Feb 2019

No caption needed.  

<p>No caption needed.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

It's almost that time...

What will win best picture? It's a maddeningly close race

New York - On a year where one of the lead Oscar contenders is titled The Favourite, the 91st Academy Awards lack a clear front runner. Normally a fairly predictable process with one or two favorites, this year's best picture race has been maddeningly unclear, almost devious in its contradictions.

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Original Score - Black Panther, Ludwig Goransson.

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Original Song - Shallow (A Star is Born) Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando and Andrew Wyatt.

25 Feb 2019

Did you know?

Lady Gaga is the first person ever to be nominated for both Best Actress and Best Song in the same year.

<p><strong>Did you know?</strong></p><p>Lady Gaga is the first person ever to be nominated for both Best Actress and Best Song in the same year.</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

WINS SO FAR

Bohemian Rhapsody – 3

Black Panther – 3

Roma – 2

Green Book – 2

Beale Street – 1

Vice – 1

First Man – 1

BlacKkKlansman – 1

A Star Is Born – 1

25 Feb 2019

Four more awards to go.

The Academy might reach their target of a 3 hour ceremony. 

25 Feb 2019

Spike Lee is a mood!

<p>Spike Lee is a mood!</p><p></p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Actor - Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody

25 Feb 2019

Here's another look at Rami as the iconic singer Freddie Mercury. 

<p>Here's another look at Rami as the iconic singer Freddie Mercury.&nbsp;</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

Rami and his Oscar. 

Looking good!

<p>Rami and his Oscar.&nbsp;</p><p>Looking good!</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Actress - Olivia Colman, The Favourite.

25 Feb 2019

This is The Favourite's first win tonight. 

<p>This is The Favourite's first win tonight.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

This is the most entertaining speech of the night.

<p>This is the most entertaining speech of the night.</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

A quick moment for Rami and Lucy, the woman who captured his heart. 
A quick moment for Rami and Lucy, the woman who captured his heart.&nbsp;

25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Directing - Alfonso Cuaron, Roma

25 Feb 2019

This is Alfonso's fourth Oscar win. 

25 Feb 2019

Trevor captured this moment.

25 Feb 2019

This is the biggest award of the night. 

Will Black Panther make history, will Roma win another best picture award?


25 Feb 2019

WINNER:

Best Picture - Green Book.

25 Feb 2019

What an upset we never saw this one coming!

<p>What an upset we never saw this one coming!</p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

Read our review for the Best Picture winner. 

Green Book

Cultures clash when a working-class Italian-American from the Bronx becomes the driver for a classically trained pianist on a concert tour of the American South. Two very different, strong-willed men break through barriers of race, class, and education to form a deep and enduring bond - on the journey of a lifetime.

25 Feb 2019

All the winners at Oscars 2019

Cape Town - The 91st Academy Awards took place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday night.

25 Feb 2019

If you missed all the action catch the repeat tonight at 21:00 on M-Net (DStv 101).

<p>If you missed all the action catch the repeat tonight at <strong>21:00</strong> on <strong>M-Net</strong> <strong>(DStv 101)</strong>.</p><p></p><p></p>

25 Feb 2019

Also catch Anele Mdoda at the Oscars at 20:30 on M-Net Movies Premiere (DStv 104).

A pre-recorded half-hour with Anele Mdoda in Hollywood covering the glitz, glam and excitement of Hollywood's biggest night.

25 Feb 2019

FINAL VERDICT

Oscars 2019 without a host ended up being better than we expected. 

Same place next year. 

And to quote Julia Roberts, "Good night to Bradley Cooper's mother."

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