The 2016 Oscar Winners List, So You Know What To Talk About At Work Tomorrow

The 2016 Oscars mark the end of award show season, meaning Feb. 28 is the last time you'll here "and the winner is. . . " for a few months. But while popping champagne with your friends and discussing who had the best look of the night, you may miss the 2016 Oscar winners list. And if you're playing in the office's Oscar pool, it's pretty important to know who took home a golden statue at the 88th Academy Awards.

So when you're done debating whether or not this will finally be Leo's year (all signs point to yes, by the way), find out which actors and actresses took home the coveted golden statue and will get your one step closer to winning something yourself. So who cleaned house at this year's award ceremony and who had to force themselves to smile for the camera when they lost? See the full list of 2016 Oscars winners below.

So who has the chance to take home the golden status? Here is the full list of the 2016 Oscar nominees:

Best Picture

The Big Short

Bridge of Spies


Mad Max: Fury Road

The Martian

The Revenant


WINNER: Spotlight

Best Actress

Cate Blanchett — Carol

WINNER: Brie Larson — Room

Jennifer Lawrence — Joy

Charlotte Rampling — 45 Years

Saoirse Ronan — Brooklyn

Best Actor

Bryan Cranston — Trumbo

Matt Damon — The Martian

WINNER: Leonardo DiCaprio — The Revenant

Michael Fassbender — Steve Jobs

Eddie Redmayne — The Danish Girl

Best Supporting Actress

Jennifer Jason Lee — The Hateful Eight

Rooney Mara — Carol

Rachel McAdams — Spotlight

WINNER: Alicia Vikander — The Danish Girl

Kate Winslet — Steve Jobs

Best Supporting Actor

Christian Bale — The Big Short

Tom Hardy — The Revenant

Mark Ruffalo — Spotlight

WINNER: Mark Rylance — The Bridge of Spies

Sylvester Stallone — Creed

Best Original Screenplay

Bridge of Spies — Matt Charman, Ethan Coen, and Joel Coen

Ex Machina — Alex Garland

Inside Out — Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley; original story by Pete Docter and Ronnie del Carmen

WINNER: Spotlight — Josh Singer and Tom McCarthy

Straight Outta Compton — Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff; story by S. Leigh Savidge, Alan Wenkus, and Andrea Berloff

Best Adapted Screenplay

WINNER: The Big Short — Charles Randolph and Adam McKay

Brooklyn — Screenplay by Nick Hornby

Carol — Screenplay by Phyllis Nagy

The Martian — Screenplay by Drew Goddard

Room — Screenplay by Emma Donoghue

Best Costume Design



The Danish Girl

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road

The Revenant

Production Design

Bridge of Spies

The Danish Girl

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road

The Martian

The Revenant

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road

The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared

The Revenant

Best Cinematography


Hateful Eight

Mad Max: Fury Road

WINNER: The Revenant


Best Film Editing

The Big Short

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road

The Revenant


Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Best Sound Editing

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road

The Martian

The Revenant


Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Best Sound Mixing

Bridge of Spies

WINNER: Mad Max: Fury Road

The Martian

The Revenant

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Best Visual Effects

WINNER: Ex Machina

Mad Max: Fury Road

The Martian

The Revenant

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Best Animated Short Film

WINNER: Bear Story


Sanjay’s Super Team

We Can’t Live Without Cosmos

World of Tomorrow

Best Animated Feature Film


Boy and the World

WINNER: Inside Out

Shaun the Sheep

When Marnie Was There

Best Documentary Short

Body Team 12

Chau, Beyond the Lines

Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah

WINNER: A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness

Last Day of Freedom

Best Documentary Feature


Cartel Land

The Look of Silence

What Happened, Miss Simone?

Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom

Best Live Action Short Film

Ave Maria

Day One

Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut)


WINNER: Stutterer

Best Foreign Language Film

Embrace of the Serpent — Colombia

Mustang — France

WINNER: Son of Saul — Hungary

Theeb — Jordan

A War — Denmark

Best Original Score

Bridge of Spies


WINNER: The Hateful Eight


Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Best Original Song

“Earned It” — Fifty Shades of Grey

"Manta Ray” — Racing Extinction

“Simple Song #3” — Youth

“Til It Happens To You” — The Hunting Ground

WINNER: “Writing’s On The Wall” — Spectre

Best Director

Adam McKay — The Big Short

George Miller — Mad Max: Fury Road

WINNER: Alejandro Inarritu — The Revenant

Lenny Abrahamson — Room

Tom McCarthy — Spotlight

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