Oscars 2017: Moonlight wins best picture award, La La Land misses by a whisker

Hollywood is drenched in the most happening and crucial night of the year as the 89th Academy Awards is in progress. The star studded ceremony saw all the several big names of the film fraternity from all across the globe at this mammoth event.

It was a huge moment for the movie Moonlight to clinch the best picture award at the Oscars while La La Land had to content with other awards apart for this big one.

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For India, there was a huge hope as Dev Patel was in fray for the Best Actor award in Supporting Role for his work in Lion. However, he could not bag the award as Mahershala Ali Won the Best Supporting Actor For Moonlight.

Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, Oscars 2017 was most cherished this time for the Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone-starrer La La Land as they managed to bag six awards and had earlier created history by getting 14 Academy Awards nominations this year.