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The 88th Oscars: Focus on Hollywood

The cast of the film "Spotlight" react after they won the Oscar for Best Picture at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 28, 2016. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

The cast of the film “Spotlight” react after they won the Oscar for Best Picture at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 28, 2016. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Host Chris Rock opens the show at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 28, 2016. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Host Chris Rock opens the show at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 28, 2016. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Catholic Church abuse movie “Spotlight” was named best picture, the top award at Sunday’s Oscar ceremony, reports Reuters’ Jill Serjeant, after an evening peppered with pointed punchlines from host Chris Rock about the #OscarsSoWhite controversy that has dominated the industry. … read our stories and photo essay, ‘Spotlight’ wins top Oscar amid night of race-related critiques

F&O’s Oscars package, Focus on Hollywood, includes:

Last but not least … if only the the unvarnished Facts grab you, here are the winners:

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The 88th Academy Awards, the highest honours in the movie industry, were handed out a ceremony in Hollywood on Sunday hosted by comedian Chris Rock.

Following is a list of winners in key categories for the awards, also known as the Oscars.

  • BEST PICTURE
  • “Spotlight”
  • BEST DIRECTOR
  • Alejandro Iñárritu, “The Revenant”
  • BEST ACTOR
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, “The Revenant”
  • BEST ACTRESS
  • Brie Larson, “Room”
  • BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
  • Mark Rylance, “Bridge of Spies”
  • BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
  • Alicia Vikander, “The Danish Girl”
  • BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
  • “Spotlight”
  • BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
  • “The Big Short”
  • BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM
  • “Inside Out”
  • BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
  • “Amy”
  • BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
  • “Son of Saul” Hungary
  • BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
  • “The Hateful Eight” Ennio Morricone
  • BEST ORIGINAL SONG
  • “Writing’s On The Wall” from “Spectre”

(Reporting by Jill Serjeant; Editing by Mary Milliken and Sandra Maler)

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