Deadline’s Oscars Live Blog

By Mike Fleming Jr, Dominic Patten

Illustration: Craig Edwards/Deadline

The earnest journalism procedural Spotlight won the Best Picture Oscar tonight to cap one of the most entertaining Academy Awards broadcasts in recent memory. The night saw The Revenant‘s Leonardo DiCaprio win his first Oscar, Warner Bros’ Mad Max: Fury Road take the most trophies with six after romping through the crafts categories, and Chris Rock score multiple times with strong bits while making sure the Academy’s diversity issues were not left on the sidelines. Here is how Deadline’s live blog played out:

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