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Oscars 2020 highlights: Parasite creates history

Parasite emerged as the big winner as the film won four awards - Best Picture, Best International Film, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay.

By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 10, 2020 2:21:09 pm
oscars parasite Bong Joon Ho, right, reacts as he is presented with the award for best picture for Parasite from presenter Jane Fonda at the Oscars. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

The 92nd Academy Awards was held at Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. The big winner of the ceremony was Parasite as the film won the Best Picture award. This year, a total of nine movies were nominated in the Best Picture category – Jojo Rabbit, Ford V Ferrari, Little Women, Parasite, Joker, Marriage Story, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, 1917 and The Irishman.

Parasite won four awards at the Oscars – Best Picture, Best International Film, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay.

Joaquin Phoenix took home the Best Actor award for his performance in Joker. Renée Zellweger won the Oscar for her performance in Judy.

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Brad Pitt and Laura Dern emerged as winners in the Supporting Actor and Actress category, respectively. Brad won for his performance in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and Laura for Marriage Story.

The opening number of the ceremony was performed by Janelle Monáe as she honoured the best movies of 2020. The Oscar ceremony saw performances by Cynthia Erivo, Chrissy Metz, Idina Menzel, Eminem, Randy Newman and Elton John.

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Billie Eilish performed The Beatles song Yesterday through the In Memoriam segment.

The Best Adapted Screenplay Award was won by Taika Waititi for Jojo Rabbit and Parasite’s Bong Joon-ho and Han Jin-won won the award for Best Original Screenplay. Roger Deakins won the Oscar in the Best Cinematography category for his work in 1917. Best Film Editing was won by Andrew Buckland and Michael McCusker for Ford v Ferrari.

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Highlights

    14:14 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Oscars 2020: Who who what

    10:07 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Here's Joaquin Phoenix's winning moment
    10:01 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Parasite creates history at the Oscars

    Parasite is the first non-English film to win Best Picture. The film won four awards at the 92nd Academy Awards.

    09:57 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Parasite wins Best Picture

    Parasite wins Best Picture. This is the first non-English film to win Best Picture. Jane Fonda presents the award for Best Picture. The nominees include Ford v Ferrari, The Irishman, Jojo Rabbit, Joker, Little Women, Marriage Story, 1917, Parasite and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.

    09:45 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Renée Zellweger wins the Oscar for Judy

    Renée Zellweger wins the Oscar for Best Actress for Judy. Rami Malek presents the award. The actresses nominated in this category include Renée Zellweger (Judy), Charlize Theron (Bombshell), Scarlett Johansson (Marriage Story), Saoirse Ronan (Little Women) and Cynthia Erivo (Harriet).

    09:40 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Joaquin Phoenix wins his first Oscar

    This is the first Oscar win for Joaquin Phoenix. The actor has been previously nominated for The Master (2013), Walk the Line (2006) and Gladiator (2001).

    09:37 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Joaquin Phoenix wins Best Actor Oscar for Joker

    Joaquin Phoenix wins the Oscar for Best Actor for his performance in Joker. Olivia Colman presents the award. The actors nominated in this category are Joaquin Phoenix (Joker), Leonardo DiCaprio (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood), Adam Driver (Marriage Story), Antonio Banderas (Pain and Glory) and Jonathan Pryce (The Two Popes).

    09:30 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Steven Spielberg introduces the In Memoriam segment as Billie Eilish performs

    Billie Eilish takes the stage performs The Beatles song Yesterday. The Academy remembers Kobe Bryant, Doris Day, John Singleton, Kirk Douglas and all the others who passed away in the previous year.

    09:26 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Bong Joon-ho wins the Best Director award

    Bong Joon-ho quotes Martin Scorsese as he wins the Best Director award. The crowd gives a standing ovation to Martin Scorsese. He also thanks Quentin Tarantino for recognising his work before people in the US knew about it.

    09:23 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Bong Joon-ho wins Best Director Oscar for Parasite

    Bong Joon-ho wins Best Director Oscar for Parasite. Spike Lee presents the award for Best Director. The nominees include - Martin Scorsese for The Irishman, Todd Phillips for Joker, Sam Mendes for 1917, Quentin Tarantino for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and Bong Joon-ho for Parasite.

    09:17 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Best Original Song Oscar goes to Elton John and Bernie Taupin for Rocketman

    The Oscar goes to Elton John and Bernie Taupin for Rocketman's "(I'm Gonna) Love Me Again".

    The nominees include - "I Can't Let You Throw Yourself Away" from Toy Story 4 – Music and Lyrics by Randy Newman, "(I'm Gonna) Love Me Again" from Rocketman – Music by Elton John; Lyrics by Bernie Taupin, "I'm Standing with You" from Breakthrough – Music and Lyrics by Diane Warren, "Into the Unknown" from Frozen II – Music and Lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez and "Stand Up" from Harriet – Music and Lyrics by Joshuah Brian Campbell and Cynthia Erivo.

    09:14 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Joker wins Best Original Score

    Hildur Guðnadóttir wins the Oscar for Joker. Gal Gadot, Brie Larson and Sigourney Weaver take the stage to announce the award. The nominees include - Joker, Little Women, Marriage Story, 1917 and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

    08:59 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Elton John performs at Oscars 2020

    Elton John takes the stage as he performs "(I'm Gonna) Love Me Again" from Rocketman. The song has been nominated in the Best Original Song category.

    08:56 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Parasite wins Best International Feature Film

    Parasite wins Best International Feature Film. This is the first South Korean film to win the honour. Penelope Cruz presented the award as director Bong Joon-ho accepted. The nominees included - Corpus Christi (Poland), Honeyland (North Macedonia), Les Misérables (France), Pain and Glory (Spain) and Parasite (South Korea).

    08:49 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Bombshell wins Best Makeup and Hairstyling

    Kazu Hiro, Anne Morgan, and Vivian Baker win Best Makeup and Hairstyling for Bombshell. Ray Romano and Sandra Oh take the stage to present the award. The nominees included - Bombshell, Joker, Judy, 1917 and Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.

    08:46 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Best Visual Effects Oscar goes to 1917

    Rebel Wilson and James Corden take the stage in their Cats costumes as they present the award for Best Visual Effects. They also took a dig at the visual effects of Cats.

    Guillaume Rocheron, Greg Butler, and Dominic Tuohy win the award for their work on 1917. The nominees include - Avengers: Endgame, The Irishman, The Lion King, 1917 and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

    08:36 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Barack Obama congratulates American Factory makers on Oscar win

    Former President Barack Obama shared on Twitter, "Congrats to Julia and Steven, the filmmakers behind American Factory, for telling such a complex, moving story about the very human consequences of wrenching economic change. Glad to see two talented and downright good people take home the Oscar for Higher Ground’s first release."

    08:35 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Cynthia Erivo performs

    Cynthia Erivo takes the stage for her performance. She has also been nominated in the Best Actress category for her performance in Harriet.

    08:27 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Ford v Ferrari wins Best Film Editing

    Andrew Buckland and Michael McCusker win Best Film Editing Oscar for Ford v Ferrari. The nominees included Ford v Ferrari, The Irishman, Jojo Rabbit, Joker and Parasite.

    08:23 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Best Cinematography Oscar goes to Roger Deakins for 1917

    Roger Deakins wins the Best Cinematography Oscar for 1917. Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus presented the award. The nominees included The Irishman, Joker, The Lighthouse, 1917 and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.

    08:14 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Randy Newman performs at the Oscars.

    Randy Newman performs "I Can't Let You Throw Yourself Away" from Toy Story 4 at the Oscar stage.

    08:12 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    1917 wins the first Oscar for Best Sound Mixing

    Mark Taylor and Stuart Wilson win the Best Sound Mixing Oscar for 1917. The nominees included Ad Astra, Ford v Ferrari, Joker, 1917 and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.

    08:10 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Ford v Ferrari wins the Oscar for Best Sound Editing

    Donald Sylvester wins the Oscar for Best Sound Editing for Ford v Ferrari. Oscar Isaac and Salma Hayek presented the award. The nominees included Ford v Ferrari, Joker, 1917, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

    08:06 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Laura Dern thanks her parents after Oscar win
    08:03 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Lin-Manuel Miranda welcomes Eminem

    Anthony Ramos welcomed Lin-Manuel Miranda on the Oscar stage. Lin-Manuel Miranda introduced a special video that acknowledged many of the previous Oscar winners of Best Original Song. Eminem performed on the Oscar stage.

    07:52 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Noah Baumbach tears up for Laura Dern

    Noah Baumbach and Greta Gerwing teared up as Laura Dern thanked them after winning the Best Supporting Actress Oscar.

    07:49 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Laura Dern wins Best Supporting Actress

    Laura Dern wins Best Supporting Actress Oscar for Marriage Story. Mahershala Ali presented the award. The actresses nominated in this category included Laura Dern (Marriage Story), Margot Robbie (Bombshell), Florence Pugh (Little Women), Kathy Bates (Richard Jewell) and Scarlett Johansson (Jojo Rabbit).

    07:45 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Best Documentary Short Subject goes to Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You're a Girl)

    Carol Dysinger and Elena Andreicheva win the Oscar for Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You're a Girl). The nominees included In the Absence, Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You're a Girl), Life Overtakes Me, St. Louis Superman, Walk Run Cha-Cha.

    07:41 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Best Documentary Feature Oscar goes to American Factory

    Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert and Jeff Reichert win Best Documentary Feature Oscar for American Factory. Mark Ruffalo presented the award. The nominees included American Factory, The Cave, The Edge of Democracy, For Sama and Honeyland.

    07:36 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Here's what Brad Pitt said after winning his first acting Oscar
    07:33 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Chriss Metz performs

    Chrissy Metz takes the Oscar stage for a performance. Metz played a significant role in the 2019 film Breakthrough. The actor plays a lead role in the TV show This is Us where her character is also a singer.

    07:31 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Little Women wins the Oscar for Best Costume Design

    Jacqueline Durran wins the Oscar for Little Women. Best Costume Design nominees included The Irishman, Jojo Rabbit, Joker, Little Women and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig presented the award.

    07:28 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Once Upon a Time in Hollywood wins the Oscar for Best Production Design

    Once Upon a Time in Hollywood wins the Oscar for Best Production Design. Barbara Ling and Nancy Haigh take the award. Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig presented the award. The nominees included The Irishman, Jojo Rabbit, 1917, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Parasite.

    07:19 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    The Neighbors' Window wins Best Live Action Short Film

    The Neighbors' Window wins Best Live Action Short Film at Oscars 2020. The nominees included Brotherhood, Nefta Football Club, The Neighbors' Window, Saria and A Sister.

    07:16 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar goes to Jojo Rabbit

    Taika Waititi wins the award for Jojo Rabbit. Timothée Chalamet and Natalie Portman presented the award for Best Adapted Screenplay. The nominees included The Irishman (Steven Zaillian, based on the book I Heard You Paint Houses by Charles Brandt), Jojo Rabbit (Taika Waititi, based on the novel Caging Skies by Christine Leunens), Joker (Todd Phillips and Scott Silver, based on characters created by Bill Finger, Bob Kane, and Jerry Robinson), Little Women (Greta Gerwig, based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott), The Two Popes (Anthony McCarten, based on his play The Pope).

    07:11 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Bong Joon-ho and Han Jin-won win Best Original Screenplay for Parasite

    Bong Joon-ho and Han Jin-won win Best Original Screenplay for Parasite. Keanu Reeves and Diane Keaton present the award for Best Original Screenplay. The nominations were Knives Out (Rian Johnson), Marriage Story (Noah Baumbach), 1917 (Sam Mendes and Krysty Wilson-Cairns), Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (Quentin Tarantino) and Parasite (Bong Joon-ho and Han Jin-won).

    07:06 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Matthew A Cherry's dream comes true

    In 2012, Matthew A Cherry tweeted, "I'm gonna be nominated for an Oscar one day. Already claiming it." He just won an Oscar for Hair Love.

    06:59 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Idina Menzel performs Into The Unknown from Frozen 2

    Josh Gad takes the stage and welcomes Idina Menzel for a performance.

    06:57 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Hair Love wins Best Animated Short Film

    Matthew A. Cherry and Karen Rupert Toliver win the Oscar for Hair Love in the category Best Animated Short Film.

    06:54 (IST)10 Feb 2020
    Toy Story wins Best Animated Feature Film

    Toy Story 4 wins the Oscar. Mindy Kaling presents the Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film. The nominees were How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, I Lost My Body, Klaus, Toy Story 4, and Missing Link.

    In India, the 92nd Academy Awards will be broadcast live on Star Movies and Star Movies Select HD on February 10 from 5 am. Hotstar will also stream Oscars 2020.