After tonight, we won't have to think about Leonardo DiCaprio's endless search for an Academy Award (at least for another couple years, possibly). The Academy have spent the last few months voting on who should walk away with the coveted Oscars in categories including Best Actor , Best Actress and Best Picture .
Here are all the details: the 2016 Oscars will kick-off Sunday, Feb. 28 live from the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles . Click through the gallery below to see who won the Oscars instead DiCaprio over the years and how he reacted to missing out.
It's been a privilege to be alongside you. Bieber previously won a Brit Award in 2011 for the "Breakthrough Artist of the Year". One Direction, who are officially on hiatus, also picked up best video for the space-themed " Drag Me Down ".
Suspense and surprises mark the Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday after a rollercoaster awards season dominated by the #OscarsSoWhite controversy and no clear front-runner for the top honour of best picture . Lady Gaga is scheduled to perform "Til It Happens to You ", and she will be introduced by Vice President Joe Biden as part of a presentation aimed at combating sexual violence.
Speaking of which, Lionsgate earns the distinction of having the first major flop of the year, with their $140 million " Gods Of Egypt " tanking with $14 million from over 3,000 screens. (Ridley Scott faced similar criticism over Exodus: Gods and Kings ). Eddie the Eagle and Triple 9 are the small, February-filler type of releases (3 Days to Kill and The Lazarus Effect are good examples); however, Gods of Egypt was looking to plant a flag for a franchise - and instead ran into a brutal ...
Chris Rock is hosting the Oscars this weekend and it looks like he's not going to shy away from the #OscarsSoWhite controversy. Hill, who won an Emmy for the 2011 World Series broadcast as former chairman and CEO of Fox Sports Media Group, is a master of live and reality television.