LIVE: The 91st Academy Awards

Last updated February, 24th 2019 at 11:20 PM est

The 91st Academy Awards are about to get underway. For the first time since 1989, they're hostless. Instead, expect to see at least 40 presenters carry tonight's show.

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  • Feb 24, 2019 11:20 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

We all here agree tonight's ceremony was pretty meh. But, at least they were on time! Until next time...enjoy your movie going experiences this year.

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:18 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Julia Roberts wraps up the 91st Academy Awards (she seemed surprised to be doing so).

It's over and it's before midnight!

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:14 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

And this year's BEST PICTURE is...

Green Book!

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:14 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Best Picture nominees:

Black Panther

BlackKkKlansman

Bohemian Rhapsody

The Favourite

Green Book

Roma 

A Star Is Born

Vice

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:11 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Much anticipated Best Picture award up next!

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:08 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

And the Oscar goes to...

Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:08 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

And the nominees for Best Director are:

Spike Lee (BlacKkKlansman)

Yorgos Lanthimos (The Favourite)

Pawel Pawlikowski (Cold War)

Alfonso Cuarón (Roma)

Adam McKay (Vice)

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:03 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

A very charming and surprised speech from Olivia Colman.

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:03 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Olivia Colman finishes her acceptance speech by screaming, "Lady Gaga!"

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:02 PM est | Erika Haas       

Glenn Close on the inside: 

via GIPHY

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:02 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Olivia Colman: "I'm not" gonna cry (as she cries).

  • Feb 24, 2019 11:01 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Olivia Colman says "this is hilarious!" as she stares shockingly at her Oscar.

  • Feb 24, 2019 10:59 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

And the Oscar for Best Actress goes to...

Olivia Colman (surprise!)

  • Feb 24, 2019 10:57 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Best Actress nominees:

Yalitza Aparicio (Roma)

Glenn Close (The Wife)

Olivia Colman (The Favourite)

Lady Gaga (A Star Is Born)

Melissa McCarthy (Can You Ever Forgive Me?)

  • Feb 24, 2019 10:55 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) gets a standing O as he helps introduce Best Picture nominee Green Book.

  • Feb 24, 2019 10:50 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Gaga, Glenn, or an underdog? Best Actress coming up...

  • Feb 24, 2019 10:45 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

And the Oscar for Best Actor goes to...

Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody)

  • Feb 24, 2019 10:43 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Here we go. Here are the Best Actor nominees:

Christian Bale (Vice)Bradley Cooper (A Star Is Born)Willem Dafoe (At Eternity’s Gate)Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody)Viggo Mortensen (Green Book)

  • Feb 24, 2019 10:42 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Barbra Streisand takes the stage, gives a shout out to Spike Lee because they both grew up in Brooklyn and both like hats. He shouts back (he's in a pretty good mood because he just won an Oscar). 

  • Feb 24, 2019 10:36 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Spike Lee mentions 2020 in his acceptance speech.

“The 2020 presidential election is around the corner," he said. “Let’s all mobilize, let’s all be on the right side of history, let’s choose love over hate, let’s do the right thing.”