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Winners of the 88th Oscar Awards

The 88th Academy Awards were held at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, USA, presented by renowned comedian Chris Rock.

The highly anticipated moment of the night was whether Leonardo DiCaprio,a five-time Oscar nominee, would win the award at the end of this year. The 41-year-old actor won best actor this time. DiCaprio'sbiggest supporter at the ceremony was his Titanic and Revolution Road co-star Kate Winslet. The pair walked the red carpet arm-in-arm.

The Revenant, which was nominated in 12 categories, won 3 awards on the night, including 'Best Director'. The film's director, Alejandro Inarritu, won best director for Birdman last year.

Brie Larson, a 26-year-old actress, won best actress for her role in Room, while 'Best Picture' Spotlightwas 'Best Supporting Actress' Alicia Vikander.

Mad Max won six Academy Awards in total.

Here are the night's winners:

Best picture: Spotlight

Best Director: Alejandro G. Inarritu (The Revenant)

Best actress: Brie Larson (Room)

Best actor: Leonardo DiCaprio (The Revenant)

Best supporting actress: Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl)

Best supporting actor: Mark Rylance (Bridge of Spies)

Best foreign film: Son of Saul (Hungary)

Best documentary: Amy

Best cinematography: Emmanuel Lubezki (The Revenant)

Best film editing: Margaret Sixel (Mad Max: Fury Road)

Best short film: Stutterer

Best original screenplay: Spotlight

Best adapted screenplay: The Big Short

Best short animated film: Bear Story

Best animated film: Inside Out

Best short documentary: A Girld in the River

Best visual effect: Ex Machina

Best costume: Jenny Beavan (Mad Max: Fury Road)

Best production design: Mad Max: Fury Road

Best makeup and hair design: Mad Max: Fury Road

Best sound editing: Mad Max Fury Road

Best sound mix: Mad Max: Fury Road

Best soundtrack: Ennio Morricone (The Hateful Eight)

Best original song: Jimmy Napes and Sam Smith - Writing's on the Wall (Spectre)

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