Oscars 2020: 15 striking photos from this year’s Academy Awards

The Oscars is the biggest night in film and the 92nd Academy Awards took place last night (9 Feb) in the Dolby Theatre, California.

Monday, 10th February 2020, 2:35 pm
Updated Monday, 10th February 2020, 2:35 pm
These are some pictures from the big night
These are some pictures from the big night

These are 15 of the best pictures from the night, showcasing a few of the winners who bagged some of the prestigious awards.

The Parasite cast and crew take to the stage to accept the Best Picture award - the South Korean film made history as the first non-English speaking film to take home the Best Picture award
Olivia Coleman presents Joaquin Phoenix with the award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performance in Joker
Seen here posing with her newly engraved award for Best Actress in a Leading Role is Renee Zellweger for her performance in Judy, a biographical drama about singer and actress Judy Garland
The award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role went to Laura Dern for her performance in Marriage Story - she was up against the likes of Margot Robbie, Kathy Bates, Scarlett Johansson and Florence Pugh
Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl) picked up the award for Best Short Documentary and was accepted by Carol Dysinger (left) and Elena Andreicheva. The film also won the BAFTA for Best British Short Film
Brad Pitt picked up the award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his part in the Quentin Tarantino directed film Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Parasite picked up four awards in total from the 2020 Oscars - Best Picture, Best Director, Best Foreign Language Film and Best Original Screenplay. Here you can see director Bong Joon Ho posing with the awards
The award for Best Original Score went to Icelandic musician Hildur Gudnadottir for her work in Joker - she became the fourth woman in history ever to win the award at the Oscars
Single-shot war film 1917 claimed the award for Best Visual Effects which was accepted by Greg Butler (left), Guillame Rocheron (centre) and Dominic Tuohy (right)
Actor and director Taika Waititi can be seen here going to accept the award for Best Adapted Screenplay for Jojo Rabbit from actor Timothee Chalamet. Other contenders included Little Women, The Irishman, The Two Popes and Joker
Jonas Rivera, Josh Cooley, Mark Neilsen and Tom Hanks pose for a picture after picking up the award for the Best Animated Feature Film for Toy Story 4
Karen Rupert Toliver and director Matthew A. Cherry accept the award for Best Animated Short Film for Hair Love, a moving film that follows the story of a man who has to do his daughter’s hair for the very first time
Elizabeth Martin and Marshall Curry can be seen here accepting the award for Best Short Film (live action) for The Neighbour’s Window, a film that tells the story of a mother with whose life is changed when new neighbours move in
Mark Ruffalo can be seen here presenting the Oscar award to Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar for American Factory, a documentary about Chinese company Fuyao’s factory in Moraine
British singer and songwriter Elton John and British lyricist Bernie Taupin bagged the award for Best Original Song for the song (I’m Gonna) Love Me Again for the film Rocketman, a film about Elton John himself