OSCARS 2021: ANTHONY HOPKINS BECOMES OLDEST ACTOR OF THE YEAR EVER

+COMPLETE WINNERS LIST

Sunday night’s Oscar ceremony was historic in more ways than one, making the 441-day wait for the 93rd Academy Awards well worth it.

The Father” star Anthony Hopkins nabbed actor of the year (making him the oldest winner of an acting Oscar ever) and Frances McDormand (“Nomadland”) took home the actress prize, marking two upsets. Meanwhile, Daniel Kaluuya (“Judas and the Black Messiah”) won for supporting actor and “Minari’s” Yuh-Jung Youn claimed supporting actress, becoming the first Korean actor to do so.

Nine actors of color earned Academy Award nominations — an Oscar record for diversity in those categories — but only two won. Additionally, more women were nominated in 2021 than in any previous year.

Nomadland’s” Chloé Zhao made history as well, becoming the second woman and the first woman of color to win an Oscar for directing. The film, a portrait of a woman who adopts a nomadic lifestyle, also won best picture.

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’s” Mia Neal and Jamika Wilson became the first Black women to win an Oscar for makeup and hairstyle.

Netflix nabbed seven total trophies, leading all studios, after picking up a commanding 36 nominations.

Unlike other awards shows during the COVID-19 pandemic, Hollywood’s biggest night was held in person, and televised live on ABC from the Dolby Theatre and Union Station in Los Angeles. All nominees and guests had to have a minimum of two COVID-19 PCR tests performed by the Academy’s vendor and a total of three tests in the week leading up to the telecast.

Here is the full list of 2021 Oscar winners:

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Anthony Hopkins (“The Father”) (WINNER)

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Frances McDormand (“Nomadland”) (WINNER)

Best Picture

“Nomadland” (Frances McDormand, Peter Spears, Mollye Asher, Dan Janvey and Chloé Zhao, producers) (WINNER)

Best Original Song

“Fight for You,” (“Judas and the Black Messiah”). Music by H.E.R. and Dernst Emile II; Lyric by H.E.R. and Tiara Thomas (WINNER)

Best Original Score

“Soul,” Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross, Jon Batiste (WINNER)

Best Film Editing

“Sound of Metal,” Mikkel E.G. Nielsen (WINNER)

Best Cinematography

“Mank,” Erik Messerschmidt (WINNER)

Best Production Design

“Mank.” Production Design: Donald Graham Burt; Set Decoration: Jan Pascale (WINNER)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Yuh-Jung Youn (“Minari”) (WINNER)

Best Visual Effects

“Tenet,” Andrew Jackson, David Lee, Andrew Lockley and Scott Fisher (WINNER)

Best Documentary Feature

“My Octopus Teacher,” Pippa Ehrlich, James Reed and Craig Foster (WINNER)

Best Documentary Short Subject

“Colette,” Anthony Giacchino and Alice Doyard (WINNER)

Best Animated Feature Film

“Soul” (Pixar) (WINNER)

Best Animated Short Film

“Two Distant Strangers” (WINNER)

Best Sound

“Sound of Metal,” Nicolas Becker, Jaime Baksht, Michelle Couttolenc, Carlos Cortés and Phillip Bladh (WINNER)

Best Director

Chloé Zhao (“Nomadland”) (WINNER)

Best Costume Design

“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” Ann Roth (WINNER)

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” Sergio Lopez-Rivera, Mia Neal, Jamika Wilson (WINNER)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Daniel Kaluuya (“Judas and the Black Messiah”) (WINNER)

Best International Feature Film

“Another Round” (Denmark) (WINNER)

Best Adapted Screenplay

“The Father,” Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller (WINNER)

Best Original Screenplay

“Promising Young Woman,” Emerald Fennell (WINNER)

Source: Variety magazine

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