Oscars 2021: Complete List of Winners & Nominees of the 93rd Academy Awards

The 93rd Academy Awards have taken place, awarding some of the standout screen works to be released in what has been quite the troubling year for the entertainment industry… and, of course, the world at large.

Nomadland took top three major awards, winning Best Picture, Best Director for Chloé Zhao (becoming the second woman to ever win the award), and Best Actress for Frances McDormand. McDormand now has four Oscars under her belt; as a producer on Nomadland, she took home a Best Picture gong as well.

Anthony Hopkins earned his second Oscar, winning Best Actor for his acclaimed performance in The Father, which was also bestowed with Best Adapted Screenplay. At 83, Hopkins is now the oldest-ever acting Oscar winner. Winning Best Supporting Actor and Actress were Judas and the Black Messiah‘s Daniel Kaluuya and Minari‘s Yuh-jung Youn, respectively, both of whom gave speeches – while both decidedly different – that won the crowds.

Take a look at the complete list of winners and nominees below. We’ve included trailers for the winners, and you can even watch the powerful Colette, the Oscar winner for Best Documentary – Short Subject, in full at the bottom.

Best Picture





  • Nomadland – WINNER
  • The Father
  • Judas and the Black Messiah
  • Mank
  • Minari
  • Promising Young Woman
  • Sound of Metal
  • The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Director

  • Chloé Zhao, Nomadland – WINNER
  • Lee Isaac Chung, Minari
  • Emerald Fennell, Promising Young Woman
  • David Fincher, Mank
  • Thomas Vinterberg, Another Round

Best Actor





  • Anthony Hopkins, The Father – WINNER
  • Riz Ahmed, Sound of Metal
  • Chadwick Boseman, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
  • Gary Oldman, Mank
  • Steven Yeun, Minari

Best Actress

  • Frances McDormand, Nomadland – WINNER
  • Viola Davis, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
  • Andra Day, The United States Vs. Billie Holliday
  • Vanessa Kirby, Pieces of a Woman
  • Carey Mulligan, Promising Young Woman

Best Supporting Actor





  • Daniel Kaluuya, Judas and the Black Messiah – WINNER
  • Sacha Baron Cohen, The Trial of the Chicago 7
  • Leslie Odom Jr., One Night in Miami
  • Paul Raci, Sound of Metal
  • LaKeith Stanfield, Judas and the Black Messiah

Best Supporting Actress





  • Yuh-jung Youn, Minari – WINNER
  • Maria Bakalova, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
  • Glenn Close, Hillbilly Elegy
  • Olivia Colman, The Father
  • Amanda Seyfried, Mank

Best Original Screenplay





  • Emerald Fennell, Promising Young Woman – WINNER
  • Shaka King, Will Berson, Keith Lucas, Kenny Lucas, Judas and the Black Messiah
  • Lee Isaac Chung, Minari
  • Darius Marder, Abraham Marder, Derek Cianfrance, Sound of Metal
  • Aaron Sorkin, The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Adapted Screenplay

‘The Father’ | Sony Pictures Classics
  • Florian Zeller and Christopher Hampton, The Father – WINNER
  • Sacha Baron Cohen and Many Others, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
  • Chloé Zhao, Nomadland
  • Kemp Powers, One Night in Miami
  • Ramin Bahrani, The White Tiger

Best Animated Feature Film





  • Soul – WINNER
  • Onward
  • Over the Moon
  • A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
  • Wolfwalkers

Best Documentary Feature





  • My Octopus Teacher – WINNER
  • Collective
  • Crip Camp
  • The Mole Agent
  • Time

Best International Feature Film





  • Another Round, Denmark – WINNER
  • Better Days, Hong Kong
  • Collective, Romania
  • The Man Who Sold His Skin, Tunisia
  • Quo Vadis, Aida?, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Best Original Song

NBCUniversal
  • “Fight for You” from Judas and the Black Messiah – WINNER
  • “Hear My Voice” from The Trial of the Chicago 7
  • “Husavik” from Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
  • “Io Sô” from The Life Ahead
  • “Speak Now” from One Night in Miami

Best Original Score

‘Soul’ | Disney•Pixar
  • Soul – WINNER
  • Da 5 Bloods
  • Mank
  • Minari
  • News of the World

Best Film Editing





  • Sound of Metal – WINNER
  • The Father
  • Nomadland
  • Promising Young Woman
  • The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Cinematography





  • Mank – WINNER
  • Judas and the Black Messiah
  • News of the World
  • Nomadland
  • The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Costume Design





  • Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom – WINNER
  • Emma
  • Mank
  • Mulan
  • Pinocchio

Best Production Design

Netflix
  • Mank – WINNER
  • The Father
  • Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
  • News of the World
  • Tenet

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ | Netflix
  • Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom – WINNER
  • Emma
  • Hillbilly Elegy
  • Mank
  • Pinocchio

Best Visual Effects





  • Tenet – WINNER
  • Love and Monsters
  • The Midnight Sky
  • Mulan
  • The One and Only Ivan

Best Sound

Amazon Studios
  • Sound of Metal – WINNER
  • Greyhound
  • Mank
  • News of the World
  • Soul

Best Live-Action Short Film





  • Two Distant Strangers – WINNER
  • Feeling Through
  • The Letter Room
  • The Present
  • White Eye

Best Animated Short Film





  • If Anything Happens I Love You – WINNER
  • Burrow
  • Genius Loci
  • Opera
  • Yes-People

Best Documentary – Short Subject





  • Colette – WINNER
  • A Concerto Is a Conversation
  • Do Not Split
  • Hunger Ward
  • A Love Song for Latasha

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