89th Oscar awards 2017: Winners

Winners at the 89th Oscar awards 2017

Every year the entire Hollywood film fraternity and film fans around the world are anxiously waiting for academy awards. From the scintillating red carpet looks to the movies that have been praised by audience. Some of the highlights from the 89th Oscar awards 2017, which was held on Sunday the 26th February 2017.

Oscar Winners:

1.    Best picture: The awards for the best film of 2017 went to Moonlight, a drama film about the epic life journey of a young black man growing up in Miami.

Best film of 2017 went to Moonlight

2.    Actor in the leading role: The Versatile actor Casey Affleck wins the best actor Oscar for his role as a loner who eventually becomes the guardian to his 16 year old nephew in Manchester by the sea.

Casey Affleck

3.    Actress in leading role: The gorgeous Emma stone has won the 89th Oscar award for the actress in leading role for her recent romantic musical film La La Land.

Emma Stone

4.    Actor in supporting role: Moonlight has bagged another award at the Oscars. Mahershala Ali wins the award for the actor in supporting role. He is the first Muslim actor to win an award at the Oscars.

Mahershala Ali

5.    Actress in supporting role: The famous American actress and producer Viola Davis who has given a phenomenal performance in the movie fences, wins the award for Actress in supporting role.

Viola Davis

6.    Best Director: The La La Land has bagged another award in the best director category. French- American screenwriter and director Damien Chazelle wins an award at the 89th Oscar.

Damien Chazelle

7.    Music: Romantic musical film La La Land wins the 89th Oscar award for the best music. Ever since the movie has been released it is anticipated that the movie will win at the Oscars for best music category. The album is at number 2 on the billboard 200.

8.    Cinematography: La La land wins the award for the best cinematography in the 89th Oscar awards.

La La Land grabs... Best Music and Best Cinematography in the 89th Oscar awards

-    Akhila kakarala