Oscars 2017: in pictures

Highlights from the 89th Academy Awards


27 Feb 2017

It was a chaotic night at the Oscars due to the fact La La Land was accidentally named Best Picture – Moonlight was eventually crowned the real winner. There was still plenty of glitz and glamour despite the epic mix-up – here’s a selection of pictorial highlights from the ceremony. We’ve also got a full (and correct!) list of Oscar winners.

La La Land producer Fred Berger speaks at the microphone as production staff consult behind him regarding the mistaken awarding of the Best Picture prize

La La Land producer Jordan Horowitz hands over the Best Picture award to Moonlight writer/director Barry Jenkins following the mistake

Moonlight director Barry Jenkins and writer Tarell Alvin McCraney

Ryan Gosling

Mahershala Ali, Emma Stone, Viola Davis and Casey Affleck show off their Oscars

Amy Adams

Close guard kept on the statuettes

Naomie Harris

Casey Affleck is congratulated by Leonardo DiCaprio

The red carpet

Dev Patel and his mother Anita

Elton John and David Furnish