Who Won 87th Annual Academy Awards?

Alejandro Iñárritu at the Oscars
Feb 22, 2015

The 87th Academy Awards took place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. Neil Patrick Harris hosted the ceremony for the first time.

"Birdman" was the big winner taking four statues including Best Picture. Alejandro Iñárritu won three Oscars for his roles in directing, writing and producing the film.

"The Grand Budapest Hotel" also won four Oscars including Best Score, Makeup, Costumes and Production Design.

"Birdman" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel" tied for the most nominations with nine each.

87th Academy Award Nominees

Best Picture Birdman
Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher and James W. Skotchdopole, Producers
Best Actor Eddie Redmayne (The Theory Of Everything)
The Theory Of Everything
Best Actress Julianne Moore (Still Alice)
Still Alice
Best Supporting Actor J.K. Simmons (Whiplash)
Best Supporting Actress Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)
Best Director Alejandro G. Inarritu (Birdman)
Adapted Screenplay The Imitation Game
Written by Graham Moore
The Imitation Game
Original Screenplay Birdman
Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo
Animated Feature Film Big Hero 6
Don Hall, Chris Williams and Roy Conli
Big Hero 6
Foreign Language Film Ida
Documentary Feature CitizenFour
Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy and Dirk Wilutzky
Documentary Short Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1
Ellen Goosenberg Kent and Dana Perry
Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1
Short Film (Live Action) The Phone Call
Mat Kirkby and James Lucas
The Phone Call
Short Film (Animated) Feast
Patrick Osborne and Kristina Reed
Film Editing Whiplash
Tom Cross
Cinematography Birdman
Emmanuel Lubezki
Costume Design The Grand Budapest Hotel
Milena Canonero
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Makeup & Hairstyling The Grand Budapest Hotel
Frances Hannon and Mark Coulier
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Production Design The Grand Budapest Hotel
Production Design: Adam Stockhausen; Set Decoration: Anna Pinnock
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Sound Editing American Sniper
Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman
American Sniper
Sound Mixing Whiplash
Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins and Thomas Curley
Visual Effects Interstellar
Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter and Scott Fisher
Original Score The Grand Budapest Hotel
Alexandre Desplat, composer
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Original Song "Glory" (Selma)
Music and Lyric by John Stephens and Lonnie Lynn