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These are the big Oscar 2016 winners (and Leonardo DiCaprio's acceptance speech)

All eyes were on the films competing for the Best Picture and Leonardo DiCaprio's much anticipated Best Actor win at the 2016 Oscars.

The 88th Academy Awards took place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood and many actors, films, and filmmakers walked away with the highly coveted statue (See the entire list below).

EWN's Nadia Neophytou broke down the big winners of the night and played back DiCaprio's acceptance speech for his role in 'The Revenant'.

Listen to the full conversation from CapeTalk's Breakfast with Kieno Kammies:

The 88th Academy Award winners:

  • Best Picture: 'Spotlight'
  • Direction: 'The Revenant,' Alejandro G. Iñárritu
  • Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio, 'The Revenant'
  • Actress: Brie Larson, 'Room'
  • Supporting Actor: Mark Rylance, 'Bridge of Spies'

  • Supporting Actress: Alicia Vikander, 'The Danish Girl'

  • Adapted Screenplay: 'The Big Short,' Charles Randolph and Adam McKay

  • Original Screenplay: 'Spotlight,' Josh Singer and Tom McCarthy

  • Cinematography: 'The Revenant,' Emmanuel Lubezki

  • Production Design: 'Mad Max: Fury Road,' Colin Gibson and Lisa Thompson

  • Film Editing: 'Mad Max: Fury Road,' Margaret Sixel

  • Visual Effects: 'Ex Machina,' Andrew Whitehurst, Paul Norris, Mark Ardington and Sara Bennett

  • Costume Design: 'Mad Max: Fury Road,' Jenny Beavan

  • Makeup: 'Mad Max: Fury Road,' Lesley Vanderwalt, Elka Wardega and Damian Martin

  • Sound Mixing: 'Mad Max: Fury Road,' Chris Jenkins, Gregg Rudloff and Ben Osmo

  • Score: 'The Hateful Eight,' Ennio Morricone

  • Song: 'Writing’s on the Wall,' from 'Spectre,' Jimmy Napes and Sam Smith

  • Foreign Language Film: 'Son of Saul' (Hungary)

  • Animated Feature: 'Inside Out'

  • Documentary Feature: 'Amy'

  • Animated Short: 'Bear Story'

  • Documentary Short: 'A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness'

  • Live Action Short: 'Stutterer'

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