Who Took Home an Oscar? The Complete 2016 Winners List

The 22 Oscars won by the Lord of The Rin
WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND: The 22 Oscars won by the Lord of The Rings sit on a table in front of the 3000 assembled fans that turned out to see director Peter Jackson and the Return of The King winners during Wellington city's Oscar celebration at the Queens Wharf Event Centre, Wellington 18 March 2004. Seventeen of the Oscar winners were present with their 22 Oscars. AFP PHOTO/Dean TREML (Photo credit should read DEAN TREML/AFP/Getty Images)

OSCARS_88 logoPutting aside the #OscarsSoWhite controversy, the 88th Academy Awards is still a big night that celebrates some of the best talent and films seen on the silver screen. And with comedian and second-time host Chris Rock at the helm, there’s no shortage of laughs about Hollywood’s elite.

Even though we already took our best guesses over who would win (vs. who should), here is the full list of actual winners who went home with a golden statue of their own.

SPOTLIGHT, from left: Michael Keaton, Liev Schreiber, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, John Slattery, Brian d'Arcy James, 2015


Best Picture

WINNER: Spotlight
The Big Short
Bridge of Spies
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant

The Revenant - Leo DiCaprio

Leo DiCaprio in The Revenant

Best Actor

WINNER: Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant
Bryan Cranston, Trumbo
Matt Damon, The Martian
Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs
Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl


Brie Larson in Room

Best Actress

WINNER: Brie Larson, Room
Cate Blanchett, Carol
Jennifer Lawrence, Joy
Charlotte Rampling, 45 Years
Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn

Mark Rylance

Mark Rylance in Bridge of Spies

Best Supporting Actor

WINNNER: Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies
Christian Bale, The Big Short
Tom Hardy, The Revenant
Mark Ruffalo, Spotlight
Sylvester Stallone, Creed

Alicia Vikander

Alicia Vikander in The Danish Girl

Best Supporting Actress

WINNER: Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl
Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight
Rooney Mara, Carol
Rachel McAdams, Spotlight
Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs

Best Director

WINNER: Alejandro G. Iñárritu, The Revenant
Adam McKay, The Big Short
George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road Lenny Abrahamson, Room
Tom McCarthy, Spotlight

Inside Out

Disney’s Inside Out

Best Animated Feature

WINNER: Inside Out
Boy and the World
Shaun the Sheep Movie
When Marnie Was There

The Big Short

The Big Short

Best Adapted Screenplay

WINNER: Charles Randolph and Adam McKay, The Big Short
Nick Hornby, Brooklyn
Phyllis Nagy, Carol
Drew Goddard, The Martian
Emma Donoghue, Room

Best Original Screenplay

WINNER: Josh Singer and Tom McCarthy, Spotlight
Matt Charman, Ethan Coen and Joel Coen, Bridge of Spies
Alex Garland, Ex Machina
Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve and Josh Cooley (screenplay), Pete Docter and Ronnie del Carmen (story), Inside Out
Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff (screenplay), S. Leigh Savidge, Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff (story), Straight Outta Compton

Best Original Score

WINNER: The Hateful Eight
Bridge of Spies
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Best Original Song

WINNER: “Writing’s on the Wall,” Spectre
“Earned It,” Fifty Shades of Grey
“Manta Ray,” Racing Extinction
“Simple Song #3,” David Lang, Youth
“Til It Happens to You,” The Hunting Ground


WINNER: The Revenant
The Hateful Eight
Mad Max: Fury Road

Film Editing

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road
The Big Short
The Revenant
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Documentary Feature

Cartel Land
The Look of Silence
What Happened, Miss Simone?
Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom

Documentary Short

WINNER A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness
Body Team 12
Chau, Beyond the Lines
Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah Last Day of Freedom

Visual Effects

WINNER: Ex Machina
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD, Charlize Theron

Mad Max: Fury Road

Costume Design

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road
The Danish Girl
The Revenant

Makeup and Hairstyling

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road
The 100-Year-Old Man Who
Climbed Out the Window
and Disappeared
The Revenant

Foreign Language

WINNER: Son of Saul
Embrace of the Serpent
A War

Production Design

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road
Bridge of Spies
The Danish Girl
The Martian
The Revenant

Sound Editing

WINNER Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Sound Mixing

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road
Bridge of Spies
The Martian
The Revenant
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Animated Short Film

WINNER: Bear Story
Sanjay’s Super Team
We Can’t Live Without Cosmos
World of Tomorrow

Live Action Short Film

WINNER: Stutterer
Ave Maria
Day One
Everything Will Be Okay
(Alles Wird Gut)

The Academy Awards, Sunday, Feb. 28, 8:30/7:30c, ABC