Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron

Two of Africa nominees at this year’s Oscars, Charlize Theron and Cynthia Erivo didn’t get personal trophies but the screen queens made impacts.

Charlize Theron and Cynthia Erivo were competing for the Best Actress accolades for their roles in Bombshell and Harriet respectively. However, they both lost the category to Renee Zellweger with the movie, Judy

Cynthia Erivo
Cynthia Erivo

Furthermore, Cynthia Erivo was also nominated for Best Soundtrack with the song, Stand Up, but that won swept by Elton John with (I’m Gonna) Love Me Again for the movie, Rocketman.

There was still room for the joyous celebration by the two actresses as Bombshell took Best Makeup and Hair award, while Erivo delivered an exceptional performance of Stand Up at the event.

See the complete list of winner below:

Best Picture
Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Little Women
Marriage Story
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Best Actor
Joaquin Phoenix – Joker
Antonio Banderas – Pain and Glory
Leonardo DiCaprio – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Adam Driver – Marriage Story
Jonathan Pryce – The Two Popes

Best Actress
Renee Zellweger – Judy
Cynthia Erivo  – Harriet
Scarlett Johansson – Marriage Story
Saoirse Ronan – Little Women
Charlize Theron – Bombshell

Best Supporting Actor

Brad Pitt – Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood
Tom Hanks  – A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Anthony Hopkins – The Two Popes
Al Pacino – The Irishman
Joe Pesci – The Irishman

Best Supporting Actress
Laura Dern – Marriage Story
Kathy Bates – Richard Jewell
Scarlett Johannson – Jojo Rabbit
Florence Pugh – Little Women
Margot Robbie – Bombshell

Best Director
Bong Joon Ho – Parasite
Sam Mendes – 1917
Martin Scorsese – The Irishman
Todd Phillips – Joker
Quentin Tarantino – Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

Best Original Screenplay
Parasite – Bong Joon Ho, Jin Won Han
Knives Out
 – Rian Johnson
Marriage Story – Noah Baumbach
1917 – Sam Mendes and Krysty Wilson-Cairns
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood – Quentin Tarantino

Best Adapted Screenplay
Jojo Rabbit – Taika Waititi
The Irishman
 – Steven Zaillian
Joker – Todd Phillips, Scott Silver
Just Mercy – Destin Daniel Cretton and Andrew Lanham
Little Women – Greta Gerwig
The Two Popes – Anthony McCarten

Best Documentary Feature
American Factory
The Cave
The Edge of Democracy
For Sama

Best Animated Feature
Toy Story 4
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
I Lost My Body
Missing Link

Best Cinematography
1917 – Roger Deakins
The Irishman
 – Rodrigo Prieto
Joker – Lawrence Sher
The Lighthouse – Jarin Blaschke
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood – Robert Richardson

Best Film Editing
Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit

Best Production Design
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit

Best Costume Design
Little Women
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

Best Original Score
Joker – Hildur Guðnadóttir
Little Women  – Alexandre Desplat
Marriage Story – Randy Newman
1917 – Thomas Newman
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker  – John Williams

Best Original Song
Elton John – “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again,” Rocketman
Randy Newman – “I Can’t Let You Throw Yourself Away,” Toy Story 4
Diane Warren — “I’m Standing With You,” Breakthrough
Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopez – “Into the Unknown,” Frozen 2
Joshua Brian Campbell, Cynthia Erivo – “Stand Up,” Harriet

Best Sound Editing
Ford v Ferrari
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Best Sound Mixing
Ad Astra
Ford v Ferrari
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

Best Visual Effects
Avengers Endgame
The Irishman
The Lion King
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Best Makeup and Hair
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

Best Live Action Short Film
The Neighbors’ Window
Nefta Football Club
A Sister

Best Documentary Short Subject
Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone
In the Absence
Life Overtakes Me
St. Louis Superman
Walk, Run, Cha-Cha

Best Animated Short
Hair Lov

Dcera (Daughter)


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