The 87th Academy Awards were held on 22nd February at Dolby Theatre, Los Angeles. The Hollywood’s biggest night was marked by BIG winners, heartfelt speeches and memorable performances. Here is a quick recap of the OSCARS 2015
The Red Carpet!
Host Neil Patrick set the mood of the night with amazing number
The Big Winners
Best Actress: Julianne Moore for her role in Still Alice..
She spoke about how people who suffer from Alzheimer feel sidelined and they should be visible so that we all could find a cure for Alzheimer.
Best Actor: Eddie Redmayne for his performance in The Theory of Everything
He dedicated his award to all of the people around the world battling ALS
Best Supporting Actor –JK Simmons for Whiplash
Best Supporting Actress: Patricia Arquette for her performance in Boyhood.
She was applauded by the audiences for her equal wage right speech.
Best Film– Birdman
Best Director -Mexican filmmaker Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu.
Best Cinematography- Emmanuel Lubezko for Birdman, this was his second Oscar. He won the first Oscar in 2014 for Gravity
Best Original Screenplay –Birdman
Best Costume Design –Milena Canonero for The Grand Budapest Hotel
Best Hair & MakeUp British duo Frances Hannon and Mark Coulier for The Grand Budapest Hotel
Best Score –Alexandre Desplat for The Grand Budapest
Production Design –Anna Pinnock & Adam Stockhausen for The Grand Budapest Hotel
Adapted Screenplay- Graham Moore for the movie The Imitation Game, watch his moving speech
Best Foreign Language Movie–Ida
Best Original Song– Lonnie Lynn (Common) & John Stephens (John Legend) for Glory from the movie Selma
They gave a powerful political speech about justice and voting rights
Watch Lady Gaga paying a tribute to the Classic Sound of Music
Everything is Awesome
Adam Levin -The Lost Stars
John Legend & Common’s Glory song from Selma moved the celebrities to tears and got a standing ovation
In Memoriam :
Meryl Streep presented In Memoriam tribute