Warren Beatty is confused. And also you’re about to be, too.
“And the Academy Award … for greatest image …’La La Land’!” exclaimed Beatty and co-presenter Faye Dunaway.
The Oscar for greatest image actually went to “La La Land” … till it did not.
In what might solely be described as a cluster****, Beatty and Dunaway pulled a Steve Harvey when the duo learn the incorrect envelope. Whereas the forged and crew of “La La Land” have been mid-giving thanks, they shortly gave the viewers an apology.
“What? No! Guys. I am sorry. There is a mistake! ‘Moonlight.’ You guys gained greatest image,” defined “La La Land” producer Jordan Horowitz.
We’ll proceed to research what the hell is occurring. However we promise the remainder of the night time was extra predictable and crammed with the anticipated Mel Gibson bashing.
“There’s just one courageous coronary heart within the room, and he is not going to unite us, both,” joked host Jimmy Kimmel.
And the present political local weather outshined the celebs within the room. It led to some stay-tweeting at President Donald Trump, however Hollywood managed to move out a couple of statues within the course of.
“La La Land” tied the report for probably the most nominations ever with 14 nods and took house six awards — together with greatest director and a greatest actress win for Emma Stone.
“I am gonna hug the hell out of you when the sensation re-enters my physique,” Stone stated to her pals upon profitable.
Casey Affleck additionally took house the Oscar for greatest actor for his position in “Manchester by the Sea.” However the highlight appeared to be on celebrating variety in movie after the previous two years resulted in zero nominations for actors of colour within the prime appearing classes.
Mahershala Ali took residence the award for greatest supporting actor for his position in “Moonlight” — making him the first Muslim actor ever to win an Oscar.
Viola Davis gained greatest supporting actress for her position in “Fences.” The win made her the first black actor to earn the “triple crown” of appearing — an honor acquired by profitable an Oscar, Emmy and Tony.
However none of it might be as thrilling as Denzel Washington turning into an honorary greatest man to a few on a spontaneous tour group, Jimmy Kimmel pulling a Simba with Sunny Pawar as sweet fell from the sky, and Michael J. Fox and Seth Rogen bringing us again to the longer term with a “Hamilton” reference.
It appeared Hollywood needed to remind us that what makes us all the identical is that we’re all totally different and that we’re all susceptible to messing issues up royally.