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AS IT HAPPENED: Everything that happened at Oscars 2019 while you were sleeping

2019-02-25 02:21

Minute-by-minute updates from inside the 91st Academy Awards taking place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

Bradley Cooper,Lady Gaga

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25 Feb 06:30


Oscars 2019 without a host ended up being better than we expected. 

Same place next year. 

And to quote Julia Roberts, "Good night to Bradley Cooper's mother."

25 Feb 06:26

Also catch Anele Mdoda at the Oscars at 20:30 on M-Net Movies Premiere (DStv 104).

A pre-recorded half-hour with Anele Mdoda in Hollywood covering the glitz, glam and excitement of Hollywood's biggest night.

25 Feb 06:26

If you missed all the action catch the repeat tonight at 21:00 on M-Net (DStv 101).

25 Feb 06:19

All the winners at Oscars 2019

Cape Town - The 91st Academy Awards took place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday night.

25 Feb 06:18

Read our review for the Best Picture winner. 

Green Book

Cultures clash when a working-class Italian-American from the Bronx becomes the driver for a classically trained pianist on a concert tour of the American South. Two very different, strong-willed men break through barriers of race, class, and education to form a deep and enduring bond - on the journey of a lifetime.

25 Feb 06:17

What an upset we never saw this one coming!

25 Feb 06:16


Best Picture - Green Book.

25 Feb 06:15

This is the biggest award of the night. 

Will Black Panther make history, will Roma win another best picture award?

25 Feb 06:12

Hands down the best speech of the night. 

25 Feb 06:10

This is Alfonso's fourth Oscar win. 

25 Feb 06:09


Best Directing - Alfonso Cuaron, Roma

25 Feb 06:08
A quick moment for Rami and Lucy, the woman who captured his heart. 

25 Feb 06:05

This reaction is everything.

25 Feb 06:03

This is the most entertaining speech of the night.

25 Feb 06:02

This is The Favourite's first win tonight. 

25 Feb 06:00


Best Actress - Olivia Colman, The Favourite.

25 Feb 05:55

Rami and his Oscar. 

Looking good!

25 Feb 05:49

Here's another look at Rami as the iconic singer Freddie Mercury. 

25 Feb 05:46


Best Actor - Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody

25 Feb 05:43

Spike Lee is a mood!

25 Feb 05:40

Four more awards to go.

The Academy might reach their target of a 3 hour ceremony. 

25 Feb 05:38


Bohemian Rhapsody – 3

Black Panther – 3

Roma – 2

Green Book – 2

Beale Street – 1

Vice – 1

First Man – 1

BlacKkKlansman – 1

A Star Is Born – 1

25 Feb 05:37

Did you know?

Lady Gaga is the first person ever to be nominated for both Best Actress and Best Song in the same year.

25 Feb 05:32

25 Feb 05:28


Best Original Song - Shallow (A Star is Born) Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando and Andrew Wyatt.

25 Feb 05:24


Best Original Score - Black Panther, Ludwig Goransson.

25 Feb 05:22
It's almost that time...

What will win best picture? It's a maddeningly close race

New York - On a year where one of the lead Oscar contenders is titled The Favourite, the 91st Academy Awards lack a clear front runner. Normally a fairly predictable process with one or two favorites, this year's best picture race has been maddeningly unclear, almost devious in its contradictions.

25 Feb 05:21

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25 Feb 05:16


Best Adapted Screenplay - Blackkklansman, Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz, Kevin Willmott and Spike Lee.

25 Feb 05:13


Best Original Screenplay - Green Book, Nick Vallelonga, Brian Currie and Peter Farrelly.

25 Feb 05:09


Best Live Action Short - Skin, Guy Nattive and Jamime Ray Newman.

25 Feb 05:08

We'll just leave this here...

25 Feb 05:07

You're music to my eyes...

25 Feb 05:05

25 Feb 05:02

Always remember them this way....

25 Feb 05:01

The moment we have all be waiting for is finally here!

25 Feb 04:59


Best Visual Effects - First Man, Paul Lambert, Ian Hunter, Tristan Myles and J.D. Schwalm

25 Feb 04:57

Director Domee Shi based the whimsical Bao on her own experiences growing up as an only child.

Pixar's new short is a tasty treat that will tug at your heartstrings

Cape Town - Pixar is back with a tasty new short that will both delight and tug at your heartstrings. It is also the first short by the studio to be directed by a woman. Director Domee Shi based the whimsical story on her own experiences growing up as an only child.

25 Feb 04:55

We would like to introduce you to the Evans brothers. 

Everyone this is Scott accompanying his brother Chris (aka the best Chris).

25 Feb 04:53

Did you know?

The youngest to win a competitive Oscar was Tatum O'Neal, who was 10 when she bagged best supporting actress for Paper Moon in 1974.

The oldest winner of an acting award was Christopher Plummer, who was 82 when he won his first Oscar for best supporting actor in Beginners in 2012.

25 Feb 04:51

Dear Academy,

Can Awkwafina and John Mulaney host next year?

K thanks!

25 Feb 04:49


Best Documentary Short Subject - Period End of Sentence, Rayka Zehtabchi and Melissa Berton.

25 Feb 04:46


Best Animated Short - Bao, Domee Shi and Becky Neiman-Cobb.

25 Feb 04:43

Another mom appreciation post. 

Michael (Bae) Jordan and his momma.

25 Feb 04:37

25 Feb 04:36

Mr Ali is now a two time Oscar winner. 

25 Feb 04:33


Best Animated Feature Film - Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse.

25 Feb 04:30

New Academy museum coming soon!

We should get our visas. 

25 Feb 04:27

Yes, Green Book has been shrouded in controversy - but Mahershala Ali still believes it’s a film you have to watch.

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