List of 87th Academy Award winners

List of winners at Sunday’s 87th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Best picture: “Birdman …

Reese Witherspoon

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — “About two years ago I got frustrated with what I was seeing coming down the pipeline. I decided I would read some books …

Jessica Oyelowo, David Oyelowo

SHOW BITS: And the first seat goes to …

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Show Bits brings you the 87th annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles through the eyes of Associated Press journalists. Foll…

Chrissy Teigen, John Legend

QUICKQUOTE: John Legend

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “I’m so excited to be nominated for the first time, I’m so excited to perform, if we win I’ll be ecstatic” — John Legend,…

Nancy Carrell, Steve Carell

QUICKQUOTE: Steve Carell

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “I’m just going to play dark, complex characters from now on, even in comedies. They’re not going to be funny, they’re ju…

Viola Davis

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — “You have to greenlight more stories that include people of color … You can’t get nominated for anything you’re not in” —…

Richard Linklater, Ethan Hawke

QUICKQUOTE: Richard Linklater

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “It was surprisingly easy. Everyone asked would people lose interest and drift away. It kind of went the other way. They …

Richard Linklater, Ethan Hawke

QUICKQUOTE: Richard Linklater

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “It was surprisingly easy. Everyone asked would people lose interest and drift away. It kind of went the other way. They …

Richard Linklater, Ethan Hawke

QUICKQUOTE: Richard Linklater

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “It was surprisingly easy. Everyone asked would people lose interest and drift away. It kind of went the other way. They …