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Mahershala Ali's Oscar 2017 Acceptance Speech - Oscars

Mahershala Ali is the 2017 Oscar Winner for Actor in a Supporting Role for his performance as Juan in MOONLIGHT. After taking the stage, the actor took the opportunity to thank his teachers. "Wow, I want to thank my teachers, my professors – I had so ...and more »

Oscars 2017: How did the La La Land/Moonlight mix-up happen? - BBC News

With the wrong film being mistakenly named best picture at the Oscars - La La Land instead of Moonlight - lots of people are asking how this could have happened. Two envelopes for each category. Two people count the votes and know the winners in ...and more »

Why the Oscars mix-up was the Academy's worst-case scenario - Macleans.ca

It's only right that a night devoted to celebrating a highly manicured kind of movie magic was lost in an act of live TV mayhem. The lyrical black gay American coming-of-age flick Moonlight won the Oscar for best picture, which would have been a shock ...and more »

Oscars: Live From the 2017 Academy Awards - Variety

Welcome to Variety's Oscars live blog! Judging by this awards season, Sunday's 89th Academy Awards will not only draw the biggest names in Hollywood, but go down in history as one of the most politically-charged ceremonies of all time. The show, hosted ...and more »

'Moonlight' wins best picture after 'La La Land' mistakenly announced at 89th Oscars - Deutsche Welle

The Oscars have managed to shift focus away from Trump's administration. Despite a mishap during the announcement for best picture, "Moonlight" has taken the top spot while Iran's "The Salesman" won best foreign film. Error loading player: Could not ...and more »

What It Was Like Onstage During the Oscars 2017 Best Picture Mistake - New York Times

LOS ANGELES — It's one of Hollywood's most secretive and unusual jobs: Brian Cullinan, a partner at the accounting firm PwC, and a colleague are tasked with making sure the statuettes at the annual Academy Awards are correctly distributed. He stands ...and more »

PwC Blames a Tweeting Accountant for the Best Picture Oscar Blunder - Fortune

Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty onstage during the 89th Annual Academy Awards in Hollywood, Ca., on Feb. 26, 2017. Kevin Winter—Getty Images. By Reuters. February 28, 2017. An accountant for the Academy Awards botched the meticulous procedure for ...and more »

The Oscars Made History By Awarding Record-Breaking Number Of Black Stars - Huffington Post

History was made at the 2017 Academy Awards on Sunday night with a record number of wins by black stars, and, ultimately by awarding the most diverse group of Oscar winners since the show began in 1929. Frazer Harrison via Getty Images. Actor Viola ...and more »

2017 Oscars: 'Moonlight' pulls off surprise win over 'La La Land' in card debacle - The National Business Review

6.35PM: La La Land heads into the home straight with a win for director Damien Chazelle but it was not be as Moonlight took best picture amid a debacle in which presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway were handed the wrong card. Beatty, confused by ...and more »

The minute-by-minute breakdown of the shocking 'Moonlight'/'La La Land' best picture mix-up - Washington Post

In what was surely the most shocking moment in the history of the Oscars, Faye Dunaway announced the wrong winner for best picture at the end of the ceremony, awarding the trophy to “La La Land” when it actually was supposed to go to “Moonlight.” It ...and more »