The 89th Academy Awards ceremony was held on Sunday February 26, 2017. The telecast was produced by Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd, and was directed by Glenn Weiss. It was hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and aired on ABC.
The winners for the 89th Academy Awards were:
*Best Picture: Moonlight – Adele Romanski, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner
*Best Director: Damien Chazelle – La La Land
*Best Actor: Casey Affleck – Manchester by the Sea
*Best Actress: Emma Stone – La La Land
*Best Supporting Actor: Mahershala Ali – Moonlight
*Best Supporting Actress: Viola Davis – Fences
*Best Adapted Screenplay: Moonlight – Barry Jenkins and Tarell Alvin McCraney
*Best Original Screenplay: Manchester by the Sea – Kenneth Lonergan
*Best Foreign Language Film: The Salesman (Iran, Persian Language) – Asghar Farhadi
*Best Animated Feature: Zootopia – Byron Howard, Rich Moore and Clark Spencer
*Best Animated Short: Piper – Alan Barillaro and Marc Sondheimer
*Best Live Action Short: Sing – Kristof Deak and Anna Udvardy
*Best Documentary Short: The White Helmets – Orlando von Einseidel and Joanna Natasegara
*Best Documentary Feature: O.J.: Made in America – Ezra Edelman and Caroline Waterlow
*Best Original Score: La La Land – Justin Hurwitz
*Best Original Song: City of Stars (from La La Land) – music by Justin Hurwitz, lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
*Best Sound Editing: Arrival – Sylvain Bellemare
*Best Sound Mixing: Hacksaw Ridge – Kevin O’Connell, Andy Wright, Robert Mackenzie and Peter Grace
*Best Film Editing: Hacksaw Ridge – John Gilbert
*Best Costume Design: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them – Colleen Atwood
*Best Production Design: La La Land – David Wasco and Sandy Reynolds-Wasco
*Best Makeup and Hairstyling: Suicide Squad – Alessandro Bertolazzi, Giorgio Gregorini and Christopher Nelson
*Best Cinematography: La La Land – Linus Sandgren
*Best Visual Effects: The Jungle Book – Robert Legato, Adam Valdez, Andrew R. Jones and Dan Lemmon
La La Land won the most awards of the night with six awards in all, including Best Director and Best Actress.
Moonlight earned three awards including Best Picture.
Hacksaw Ridge and Manchester by the Sea both earned two awards.
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