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Academy Awards

Oops! 'Moonlight' wins Best Picture not "La La Land"

"Moonlight film makers take to the stage after a mistake names "La La Land" as Best Picture.

Viewers were as surprised as the clueless tour bus guests being pranked by host Jimmy Kimmel as they walked into the 89th annual Academy Awards show on Sunday.

The final award of the evening, “Best Picture” was presented by Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty. Only the name in the envelope wasn’t really the victor.

Academy Award nominations the most diverse in history

"Moonlight" gets eight Academy Award nominations.

The Academy of Motion Pictures and Sciences have made their nominations for Oscar gold on Tuesday, and despite years of accusations that the organization is unbalanced when it comes to recognizing actors of color, this year they have nominated six African Americans; an Oscar record.

"Lincoln" lands 12 Oscar nominations to lead the pack

“Lincoln,” director Steven Spielberg’s epic movie about the President who saved the Union during the Civil War, is the top leader in Oscar nominations for the 85th annual Academy Awards.

SDGLN Poll: Readers think Oscar telecast is boring

The results, which are not scientific, reveal that 62% of readers say they think the Oscar telecast is a big yawn, 33% think it is must-see TV, and 5% think it’s like watching a train wreck.

Oscar loves "The Artist," Meryl Streep, Christopher Plummer

“The Artist” won five Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Actor (Jean Dujardin) and Best Director (Michel Hazanavicius). The low-budget French film had 10 nominations overall.