Oscars 2018: The Shape of Water wins best picture, acting awards went to pre-show favorites

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Guillermo del Toro’s fantasy romance The Shape of Water picked up four honors at the 90th Academy Awards held on Sunday evening at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. 

The Shape of Water won the awards for best picture, original score and production design, and Del Toro took home the award for best director.

Guillermo del Toro [EPA-EFE/AARON POOLE/AMPAS]

The acting Oscars went to a pre-show favorites: Frances McDormand received best actress for the drama Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, while her co-star Sam Rockwell was named best supporting actor.

Gary Oldman won the Best Actor award for playing Winston Churchill in the World War II drama Darkest Hour, and Allison Janney earned her first Academy Award, for supporting actress, as Tonya Harding’s mother in the biopic I, Tonya.

Sam Rockwell, Frances McDormand, Allison Janney, and Gary Oldman [EPA-EFE/PAUL BUCK]

Get Out writer and director Jordan Peele became the first African American to take home the original screenplay award.

Jordan Peele [EPA-EFE/AARON POOLE/AMPAS]

At the same time, 89-year-old James Ivory has become the oldest Oscar winner after winning adapted screenplay for Call Me By Your Name.

James Ivory [EPA-EFE/PAUL BUCK]

BEST PICTURE: The Shape of Water, directed by Guillermo del Toro

DIRECTOR: Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water

ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE: Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE: Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour

ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE: Allison Janney, I, Tonya

ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE: Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM: A Fantastic Woman, directed by Sebastián Lelio, Chile

ANIMATED FEATURE FILM: Coco, directed by Lee Unkrich

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY: Call Me by Your Name, James Ivory

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY: Get Out, Jordan Peele

ORIGINAL SONG: Remember Me, Coco, performed by Benjamin Bratt  

ORIGINAL SCORE: The Shape of Water, composed by Alexandre Desplat

VISUAL EFFECTS: Blade Runner 2049, Richard R. Hoover, Paul Lambert, Gerd Nefzer and John Nelson

FILM EDITING: Dunkirk, Lee Smith