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Oscar Winners 2022: Full List of the 94th Academy Awards Winners

Jane Campion takes Best Director but CODA wins Best Picture on an emotionally charged Oscar night.

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Will Smith wins the Oscar for Best Actor at the 94th Academy Awards

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Well, that certainly turned out to be a more interesting night than anyone likely expected. Hosted by Regina Hall, Amy Schumer, and Wanda Sykes, the 94th Academy Awards ceremony was not without its fair share of drama, but we’ll discuss all that elsewhere. Here is where we talk about the big winners of the night, which came this close to not including one-time Best Picture frontrunner The Power of the Dog. Jane Campion’s Western drama came into the event with a leading 12 nominations, and while it did win Campion a Best Director prize, it lost in every other category. Denis Villeneuve’s Dune, on the other hand, won six of its 10 nominations, mostly in the technical categories, making it the most recognized film of the evening.

There weren’t too many surprise winners, as a lot of the categories were hotly contested, and only a few really felt like shoo-ins. Encanto predictably took Best Animated Film, Cruella won Best Costume Design, and the Supporting Actor and Actress categories were taken by CODA’s Troy Kotsur and West Side Story’s Ariana DeBose. See below for the full list of winners, and listen to our post-Oscars chat on Twitter:


Best Picture


Best Director


Paul Thomas Anderson

Licorice Pizza


Jane Campion

The Power of the Dog


Steven Spielberg

West Side Story


Best Actor


Javier Bardem

Being the Ricardos


Benedict Cumberbatch

The Power of the Dog


Andrew Garfield

tick, tick… BOOM!


Will Smith

King Richard


Denzel Washington

The Tragedy of Macbeth


Best Actress


Jessica Chastain

The Eyes of Tammy Faye


Olivia Colman

The Lost Daughter


Penélope Cruz

Parallel Mothers


Nicole Kidman

Being the Ricardos


Best Supporting Actor


Jesse Plemons

The Power of the Dog


J.K. Simmons

Being the Ricardos


Kodi Smit-McPhee

The Power of the Dog


Best Supporting Actress


Jessie Buckley

The Lost Daughter


Ariana DeBose

West Side Story


Judi Dench

Belfast


Kirsten Dunst

The Power of the Dog


Aunjanue Ellis

King Richard


Best Adapted Screenplay


Best Original Screenplay


Best Animated Feature


Best International Feature


Best Documentary Feature


Best Cinematography


Best Film Editing


Best Costume Design


Best Makeup & Hairstyling


Best Original Score


Best Original Song

“Be Alive” – Beyoncé Knowles-Carter & Darius Scott

King Richard
90%

“Dos Oruguitas” – Lin-Manuel Miranda

Encanto
91%

“Down to Joy” – Van Morrison

Belfast
86%

“No Time to Die” – Billie Eilish & Finneas O’Connell

No Time to Die
83%

“Somehow You Do” – Diane Warren

Four Good Days
54%

Best Production Design


Best Sound


Best Visual Effects


Best Live Action Short

“Ala Kachuu — Take and Run”
“The Dress”
“The Long Goodbye” – WINNER
“On My Mind”
“Please Hold”


Best Documentary Short

“Audible”
“Lead Me Home”
“The Queen of Basketball” – WINNER
“Three Songs for Benazir”
“When We Were Bullies”


Best Animated Short

“Affairs of the Art”
“Bestia”
“Boxballet”
“Robin Robin”
“The Windshield Wiper” – WINNER


The 94th Academy Awards air live March 27, 2022 at 8pm EDT / 5pm PDT on ABC.

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