2016 Oscar Winners

January 14, 2016

The 2016 Oscar Winners are being announced on ABC Television, and on this page, live, beginning at 8PM EST on Sunday 28 February 2016. Right now.

The Revenant is the 2016 Oscars frontrunner, with 12 Oscar nominations, including for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor (Leonardo DiCaprio).

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the most popular movie in history at the box office, received 5 Oscar nominations in the technical categories, nothing in the major competitive races.

For a look at all of the movies that were released in theaters during 2015 – all 2015 Movies (all films eligible for 2016 Oscar nominations), click here.

2016 Oscar WINNERS are listed below.

2016 Best Picture Oscar Nominees

“The Big Short”
“Bridge of Spies”
“Brooklyn”
“Mad Max: Fury Road”
“The Martian”
“The Revenant”
“Room”
“Spotlight” – WINNER

2016 Best Actor Oscar Nominees

Bryan Cranston in “Trumbo”
Matt Damon in “The Martian”
Leonardo DiCaprio in “The Revenant” – WINNER
Michael Fassbender in “Steve Jobs”
Eddie Redmayne in “The Danish Girl”

2016 Best Actress Oscar Nominees

Cate Blanchett in “Carol”
Brie Larson in “Room” – WINNER
Jennifer Lawrence in “Joy”
Charlotte Rampling in “45 Years”
Saoirse Ronan in “Brooklyn”

2016 Best Director  Oscar Nominees

“The Big Short” Adam McKay
“Mad Max: Fury Road” George Miller
“The Revenant” Alejandro G. Iñárritu – WINNER
“Room” Lenny Abrahamson
“Spotlight” Tom McCarthy

2016 Best Original Song Oscar Nominees

“Earned It” from “Fifty Shades of Grey” by The Weeknd
“Manta Ray” from “Racing Extinction”
“Simple Song #3” from “Youth”
“Til It Happens To You” from “The Hunting Ground” by Lady Gaga
“Writing’s On The Wall” from “Spectre” by Sam Smith – WINNER

2016 Best Original Score Oscar Nominees

“Bridge of Spies” Thomas Newman
“Carol” Carter Burwell
“The Hateful Eight” Ennio Morricone – WINNER
“Sicario” Jóhann Jóhannsson
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” John Williams

2016 Best Foreign Film Oscar Nominees

“Embrace of the Serpent” Colombia
“Mustang” France
“Son of Saul” Hungary – WINNER
“Theeb” Jordan
“A War” Denmark

2016 Best Documentary Feature Oscar Nominees

“Amy” – WINNER
“Cartel Land”
“The Look of Silence”
“What Happened, Miss Simone?”
“Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom”

2016 Best Supporting Actor Oscar Nominees

Christian Bale in “The Big Short”
Tom Hardy in “The Revenant”
Mark Ruffalo in “Spotlight”
Mark Rylance in “Bridge of Spies” – WINNER
Sylvester Stallone in “Creed”

2016 Best Animated Film Oscar Nominees

“Anomalisa”
“Boy and the World”
“Inside Out” – WINNER
“Shaun the Sheep Movie”
“When Marnie Was There”

2016 Best Visual Effects Oscar Nominees

“Ex Machina” – WINNER
“Mad Max: Fury Road”
“The Martian”
“The Revenant”
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

2016 Best Sound Mixing Oscar Nominees

“Bridge of Spies”
“Mad Max: Fury Road” – WINNER
“The Martian”
“The Revenant”
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

2016 Best Sound Editing Oscar Nominees

“Mad Max: Fury Road” – WINNER
“The Martian”
“The Revenant”
“Sicario”
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

2016 Best Editing Oscar Nominees

“The Big Short”
“Mad Max: Fury Road” – WINNER
“The Revenant”
“Spotlight”
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

2016 Best Cinematography Oscar Nominees

“Carol” Ed Lachman
“The Hateful Eight” Robert Richardson
“Mad Max: Fury Road” John Seale
“The Revenant” Emmanuel Lubezki – WINNER
“Sicario” Roger Deakins

2016 Best Makeup and Hairstyling Oscar Nominees

“Mad Max: Fury Road” – WINNER
“The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared”
“The Revenant”

2016 Best Production Design Oscar Nominees

“Bridge of Spies”
“The Danish Girl”
“Mad Max: Fury Road” – WINNER
“The Martian”
“The Revenant”

2016 Best Costume Design Oscar Nominees

“Carol” Sandy Powell
“Cinderella” Sandy Powell
“The Danish Girl” Paco Delgado
“Mad Max: Fury Road” Jenny Beavan – WINNER
“The Revenant” Jacqueline West

2016 Best Supporting Actress Oscar Nominees

Jennifer Jason Leigh in “The Hateful Eight”
Rooney Mara in “Carol”
Rachel McAdams in “Spotlight”
Alicia Vikander in “The Danish Girl” – WINNER
Kate Winslet in “Steve Jobs”

2016 Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar Nominees

“The Big Short” – WINNER
“Brooklyn”
“Carol”
“The Martian”
“Room”

2016 Best Original Screenplay Oscar Nominees

“Bridge of Spies”
“Ex Machina”
“Inside Out”
“Spotlight” – WINNER
“Straight Outta Compton”

2016 Best Animated Short Oscar Nominees

“Bear Story” – WINNER
“Prologue”
“Sanjay’s Super Team”
“We Can’t Live without Cosmos”
“World of Tomorrow”

2016 Best Documentary Short Oscar Nominees

“Body Team 12”
“Chau, beyond the Lines”
“Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah
“A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness” – WINNER
“Last Day of Freedom”

2016 Best Live Action Short Oscar Nominees

“Ave Maria”
“Day One”
“Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut)”
“Shok”
“Stutterer” – WINNER


2016 Oscar Winners


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