Hundreds of the biggest names in the film industry arrived Dolby Theater at the Hollywood & Highland Center in Los Angeles, California to attend the 88th Academy Awards. Hosted by comedian Chris Rock, there was no single motion picture that stole the night − Leonardo DiCaprio finally won best actor for his role in The Revenant, which also saw director Alejandro González Iñárritu win best director for second year in a row, while biographical newsroom drama Spotlight surprised us all by taking best picture.

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Host Chris Rock opens the show at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, CaliforniaMario Anzuoni/ Reuters
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Charlize Theron arrives to present a trophy at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, CaliforniaLucy Nicholson/Reuters
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Kerry Washington smiles at photographersLucas Jackson/Reuters
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Charlize Theron stands out in a red Dior gown with a plunging neckline and $3.7 million in Harry Winston jewelsLucas Jackson/Reuters
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Presenter Whoopi Goldberg enjoys the red carpetLucy Nicholson/Reuters
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Bollywood's Priyanka Chopra arrives at Hollywood's biggest nightAdrees Latif/Reuters
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Jennifer Lawrence, nominated for best actress for her role in Joy, wears one the night's most revealing gownsLucy Nicholson/Reuters
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Kate Winslet, up for best supporting actress for Steve Jobs, wears a strapless, shiny black Ralph Lauren gownLucas Jackson/Reuters
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Brie Larson, nominated for Best Actress for her role in Room, wears a royal blue embellished gown by GucciLucas Jackson/Reuters
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Nominee Brie Larson (L) is greeted by actress Kate Winslet and fellow nominee Cate Blanchett as they find their seats at the 88th Academy AwardsMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Singer Pharrell Williams gets seated with his wife Helen Lasichanh before many of the Oscars gathering arrive Mario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Comedian Chris Rock hosts the 88th Academy AwardsMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Comedian Sarah Silverman performs at the Oscars 2016Mario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Actress Julianne Moore presents actor Leonardo DiCaprio with the best performance by an actor in a leading role award for The RevenantChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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Leonardo DiCaprio accepts the Oscar for Best Actor for the film The RevenantMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Actor Leonardo DiCaprio uses his acceptance speech to raise the issue of climate changeChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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Brie Larson reacts as she accepts the Oscar for best actress for her role in Room from presenter Eddie RedmayneMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Actress Brie Larson wins best actress for RoomChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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Actress Brie Larson, winner of best actress for Room, and actor Eddie Redmayne walk off stageChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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Actor JK Simmons introduces the nominees for best supporting actress at the OscarsMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Alicia Vikander receives the Oscar for best supporting actress for her role in The Danish GirlMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Actress Alicia Vikander, winner of best supporting actress award for The Danish GirlChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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Brie Larson, who won best actress for Room, embraces Alicia Vikander, winner of best supporting actress for The Danish GirlChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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Mark Rylance walks off stage after receiving the Oscar for best supporting actor for Bridge Of SpiesChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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Margaret Sixel accepts the award for best film editing for Mad Max: Fury RoadMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Actress Charlize Theron laughs during the presentation of the 88th Academy AwardsChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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Alejandro Inarritu wins best director for the second year running for The RevenantChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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The cast of Spotlight react after they won a surprise Oscar for best pictureMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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From left: The cast and crew of best picture winner Spotlight, including actress Rachel McAdams, producer Michael Sugar, director Tom McCarthy, screenwriter Josh Singer and actor Michael Keaton, actor Liev Schreiber and host Chris Rock (C) celebrate onstageKevin Winter/Getty Images
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Screenwriter Josh Singer (L) and actor Mark Ruffalo from best picture winning film Spotlight celebrate onstageKevin Winter/Getty Images
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Songwriter Jimmy Napes (L) and singer Sam Smith react after winning the award for best original song with Writing's On The WallKevin Winter/Getty Images
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Actor John Krasinski and President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Cheryl Boone Isaacs announce Son of Saul as a nominee for best foreign-language filmKevin Winter/Getty Images
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Cate Blanchett introduces the award for best costume designMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Jenny Beavan accepts the Oscar for best costume design for Mad Max: Fury RoadMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Journalist and filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy accepts the award for best documentary short subject film for A Girl In The River: The Price of ForgivenessMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Lady Gaga holds hands with survivors of sexual abuse after singing her Oscar-nominated song Til It Happens To You at the ceremonyMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Lady Gaga sings her Oscar-nominated song Til It Happens To YouMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Host Chris Rock reveals that $65,243 was raised when Girls Scouts sold cookies to the Oscars audience at the 88th Academy AwardsMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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American rock musician Dave Grohl performs during the In Memoriam segment of the 88th Academy AwardsMario Anzuoni/ Reuters
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Lady Gaga runs offstage after singing her Oscar-nominated song Til It Happens To You at the 88th Academy AwardsMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Part of the lavish display at the Oscar ceremony for the 88th Academy AwardsMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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The Weeknd performs his nominated best original song Earned It at the Oscar ceremonyMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Singer and actor David Bowie is remembered on screen as singer Dave Grohl performs during the In Memoriam segment at the 88th Academy AwardsMario Anzuoni/Reuters
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Actresses Charlize Theron (L) and Emily Blunt walk on stage at the 88th Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, CaliforniaChristopher Polk/Getty Images
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Host Chris Rock celebrates with winners onstage during the 88th Annual Academy AwardsKevin Winter/Getty Images
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Oscar winners gather on stage after the end of the awards ceremony at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood, CaliforniaMario Anzuoni/Reuters