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Oscars 2017 Mahershala Ali, Viola Davis, Moonlight win big at awards ceremony

From Viola Davis to "La La Land," check out full list of winners at the 2017 Academy Awards.

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Viola Davis accepting her Oscar award play

Viola Davis accepting her Oscar award

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The 89th  Academy Awards ceremony held yesterday, Sunday, February 26, 2017,  at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California.

Among the winners of the night, were Moonlight actor Mahershala Ali who became the first Muslim actor to win an Oscar award. He won the award for Best Supporting Actor.

Mahershala Ali wins Best Supporting for "Moonlight play

Mahershala Ali wins Best Supporting for "Moonlight


American actress Viola Davis also made history as she became the first black actor to win an Oscar, Tony and an Emmy. The talented Davis took home the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Fences.

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Viola Davis.

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'Moonlight' won the Oscar for Best Picture. At the Oscars, 'La La Land' was mistakenly announced as the winner.

Check out full list of winners below as they are announced.

Best Supporting Actor

Mahershala Ali, Moonlight

Best Make-Up and Hairstyling

Suicide Squad

Best Costume Design

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Best Documentary - Feature

OJ: Made in America

Best Picture


Best Director

Damien Chazelle, La La Land

Best Actor

Casey Affleck, Manchester By the Sea

Best Actress

Emma Stone, La La Land

Best Supporting Actress

Viola Davis, Fences

Best Original Screenplay

Manchester by the Sea

Best Adapted Screenplay


Best Foreign Language Film

The Salesman (Iran)

Best Live Action Short


Best Animated Feature Film


Best Animated Short


Best Documentary - Short Subject

The White Helmets

Best Cinematography

La La Land

Best Original Score

La La Land (Justin Hurwitz)

Best Original Song

'City of Stars' (La La Land)

Best Sound Editing


Best Sound Mixing

Hacksaw Ridge

Best Production Design

La La Land

Best Visual Effects

The Jungle Book

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