It is 93rd academy award of the year 2021 held on April 25, 2021 in Los Angeles. Many of the people were the nominees and from them the best one won some of the awards. Here’s everything you tends to know about that big night.
First time in the history 2 women was nominated and won award for best director:
After years of criticism for a lack of diversity, this year’s nominees are surprisingly appreciable as it was the first time that a Black team was nominated for best picture, and also it was the for the first time in Academy Awards history, two women have been nominated for best director.
In the 93-year run first time when two female directors were in of the awards, the two women were Chloe Zhao who has directed and produced the movie Nomadland and Emerald Fennell who have directed the movie Promising Young Woman.
Both the women are the latest nominee adds to that list, and one of them has taken the trophy home, the winner for best director is Chloe Zhao, and winner of the British Academy of Film, she is the second woman director to win an award in Oscars. The first winner was Kathryn Bigelow; she had won Oscar in the year 2010 for her film The Hurt Locker.
Here’s the winner for different categories.
The first category was the best director and the winner was Chloe Zhao for her successful movie Nomadland. She becomes the 2nd women director to win an Oscar award.
She is a Chinese director and producer currently working in independent American films .she lives in Ojai, California. Besides Oscar 2021 for best picture and director she has won many other awards such as Golden Lion awards, Golden Globe Award for Best Director – Motion Picture, Independent Spirit Award for Best Director, Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Director, Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Feature, Producers Guild of America Award for Best Theatrical Motion Picture, Satellite Award for Best Director, Toronto International Film Festival People’s Choice and many more.
Best picture award:
The best picture award was also achieved by the talented and hardworking director and producer Chloe Zhao.
Best makeup and hairstyling award:
The award was won by Mia Neal and Jamika Wilson, The duo becomes the first black females to receive an award for best makeup and hairstyling.
Mia Neal and Jamika Wilson:
Both the women make history at 93rd Academy Awards.
Best supporting actress
The best-supporting actress award was won by the talented Yuh-Jung Youn. She was the first Korean artist present in four nomination categories. She won the award for the film Minari for supporting actress female.
She is a South Korean actress working in the film industry for five years. Yuh-Jung is a legendary artist of all time in South Korea.
Best supporting actor:
The winner for best supporting actor goes to Daniel Kaluuya, for the movie “Judas and the Black Messiah”.
He is a British artist, who started his acting career as a teenage boy. He had won Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, BAFTA Rising Star Award, and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, Judas and the Black Messiah, Critics’ Choice Movie, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture.
Best actor award:
The best actor award was won by Anthony Hopkins but it seems disappointment for some individuals thy wanted late actor Chadwick Boseman to win .he won the award for the film “The Father”.
He is a Welsh artist, director, and filmmaker. He has won many awards before the Oscar 2021 which includes Academy Awards, BAFTAs, Emmys and the Cecil B awards. He named DeMille Award and he also won British Academy Television Award.
Best actress award:
The winner for best actress was Frances McDormand, for the movie “Nomadland”.
She is an American actress and producer. The awards she achieved by her hard works are Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Fargo, Academy Award for Best Picture, Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actress, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role, Critics’ Choice Movie Award for best supporting role female.
Best original song:
The best original song award goes to the movie “Judas and the Black Messiah”.
Award won by Netflix
Netflix steals the show; the creator won seven awards in total. Two awards for series “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” and two for series “Mank” and reaming three awards goes to best action short, best-animated series, and best documentary short.
Best original score:
The best original score winner goes to the movie “A Soul”.
Best visual effects award:
The winner was Scott R. Fisher, for Best Visual Effects for the movie “Tenet”.
Scott R. Fisher:
He is an American artist who works on visual effects.
Best animated feature award:
Pete Docter Habe won the award for best-animated feature movie for the soul.
He is an American filmmaker, scriptwriter, and animator.
For best international feature:
Oscar’s award for best international feature goes to Thomas Vinterberg who dedicates his win to her late daughter who died in an accident. He even gives the credits of the win to his daughter in his speech.
He is a Danish filmmaker and director who have won awards like Robert Award for Best Director, Bodil Award for Best Danish Film, European Film Award for Best Film, European Film Award for Best Director, European Film Award for Best Screenwriter, Cannes Jury Prize, Independent Spirit Award for Best International Film, BAFTA Award for Best Film Not in the English and many others
Best Original Screenplay award:
The best original screenplay award was won by Emerald Fennell, for the film “Promising Young Woman,”
She is an English American actress, filmmaker, scriptwriter, and director. she has won 9 awards for her film “Promising Young Woman,” the awards are as follow Academy Award for Writing (Original Screenplay), Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Original Screenplay, Satellite Award for Best Screenplay, Original, Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, BAFTA Award for Outstanding British Film, BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay, Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay, Satellite Auteur Award
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