‘Parasite’ wins best director for Bong Joon-ho

'Parasite' is named best international film



Who are the big winners at the 92nd annual Academy Awards? This year’s (hostless) Oscars brings to a close yet another awards season, in which the main acting categories are led by performers who’ve run roughshod over their competition.

But we’re here to bring you all the excitement of the biggest night for movies.

For the top prize, best picture, Sam Mendes’ World War I thriller “1917” is the closest there is to a favorite, having won important Golden Globe, Producers Guild and Directors Guild awards. But Bong Joon-ho’s South Korean black comedy “Parasite” is vying to be the first foreign-language film to win, after snagging best director, best international film and best original screenplay.

Here’s a minute by minute rundown of all the awards, and the action onstage at the Dolby Theatre (in EST).

Oscars 2020:The winners list

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All the trophies:Oscars 2020: The winners list

10:55: Grammy winner Billie Eilish takes the stage to sing an emotional cover of The Beatles’ “Yesterday” for the “In Memoriam” segment, which opened with Kobe Bryant and ended with Kirk Douglas, who died this week. 


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