This is a special year for the Academy Awards. The awards ceremony is celebrating its 90th anniversary in 2018, so the show was bound to be a big one.
Jimmy Kimmel emceed for the second year in a row, and this batch of nominees was the most diverse in Oscar history. In his opening monologue, the late-night host highlighted achievements in film this year—and he left the audience itching to win a jet ski, but only if they could give the shortest acceptance speech.
Kimmel's opener addressed Trump, #MeToo, and more.
Here are the ten most buzzworthy moments from the Oscars this year:
Taraji Shading Ryan Seacrest
— 👑T (@tarajimemes) March 5, 2018
Tiffany Haddish Living Her Best Life
— Mia Galuppo (@miagaluppo) March 5, 2018
So...Who's Taking Home the Jet Ski?
— Access (@accessonline) March 5, 2018
Eva Marie Saint, 93, With the Jokes
— Mashable (@mashable) March 5, 2018
Rita Moreno Is a G at 86
— Alan Cruz (@alncrz) March 5, 2018
Hot Dog Cannons
— Cosmopolitan (@Cosmopolitan) March 5, 2018
Plus, the Girls Trip star re-wore her Alexander McQueen dress...just like she promised.
— Glamour (@glamourmag) March 5, 2018
Kobe Wins an Oscar
Emma Stone's Shout-out
"These four men and Greta Gerwig created their own masterpieces this year" — Emma Stone 🔥
(Courtesy A.M.P.A.S. © 2018) pic.twitter.com/EPrc8rytJq
— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) March 5, 2018
Frances' Acceptance Speech
Frances McDormand has all the female nominees in every category stand up. "Look around, everybody...because we all have stories to tell and projects we need financed." https://t.co/lJd891ISOk #Oscars pic.twitter.com/rNfg08xQJP
— ABC News (@ABC) March 5, 2018
Keegan Michael Key's Excitement
— Complex Pop Culture (@ComplexPop) March 5, 2018
Jennifer Garner Becomes a Meme
What realization did Jennifer Garner just come to? pic.twitter.com/pWtycEDEVs
— bobby finger (@bobbyfinger) March 5, 2018