The 91st major film awards ceremony took place in Los Angeles last night and the gala caused many surprises. Well-known directors, scriptwriters and actors from different countries took part and the nominees among them hoped to receive the long-awaited award. There was a lot of tension among the participants and the audience and everyone was waiting impatiently for the words: “And the Oscar goes to …” The competition at the 2019 Oscars was very strong. According to expectations and rumors, the first comic book adaptation “Black Panther” should have won, but even the best foreign language film “Roma” would have the best chance for the biggest film award. However, this time the golden Oscar statuette went to the director Peter Farrelly (62) and his film “Green Book” was awarded as the best film at the 2019 Oscars.
The director Peter Farrelly won the Oscar for his film “Green Book”.
- Endless surprises at the 2019 Oscars
The surprises on the gala evening of the Oscars 2019 didn’t stop there. The film “Green Book” outperformed seven competitors and received the major film award. In the list of nominated films were “A Star is Born”, “Black Panther”, “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “BlacKkKlansman”.
The audience also had high expectations of the films “The Favorite”, “Roma” and “Vice – The Second Man”, which have been discussed a lot since they were nominated.
“Green Book” is the best film at the 2019 Oscars.
The film “Bohemian Rhapsody” brings us back to the best years of the group “Queen” and inspires with songs by Freddie Mercury.
In the “Best Script” category, prizes were awarded once for “Original Script” and then for “Adapted Script”. The jury found the script for the film “Green Book” to be original, the other nominated scriptwriters were left empty-handed. The Oscar statuette for “Adapted Script” went to Spike Lee (61) for his film “BlacKkKlansman”. His acceptance speech earned long-lasting applause from the audience.
Rami Malek received his first Oscar award and he himself could hardly believe it.
- Rami Malek and Olivia Colman cheered at the 2019 Oscars
There were also surprises at the 2019 Oscars for best leading actors. Rami Malek received the award for his role as Freddie Mercury in “Bohemian Rhapsody”. Many expected to see Christian Bale (45) as the winner in this category for his role in the film “Vice”, but this time he didn’t win either. Bradley Cooper (“A Star is Born”) and William Dafoe (“At Eternity’s Gate”) also went empty-handed at the 2019 Oscars.
Olivia Colman triumphed among women.
The situation was similar at the 2019 Oscars for “Best Actress”. There Olivia Colman triumphed with the film award. She was honored for her role in The Favorite Intrigue and Insanity. Glenn Close went home without the favorite Oscar award. But also Lady Gaga for her role in “A Star is Born”, Melissa McCarthy for the leading role in “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” And Yalitzy Aparicio for “Roma”.
Now the whole film world has to wait a whole year for the next Academy Awards and prepare for new surprises in 2020. We actually too!
Lady Gaga made a very special appearance at the 2019 Oscars.
“And the Oscar goes to … Olivia Colman!