Alexandre Desplat wins Best Score at Oscars for The Shape of Water

"Keep dreaming up your monsters", Paul Denham Austerberry said, thanking director Guillermo Del Toro from the stage.

#07:46 AM: Oscar for the Best animated short film goes to "Dear Basketball".

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Christopher Nolan's war drama Dunkirk wins two back to back awards in the categories of Sound Editing and Sound Mixing. Del Toro was named as Best Director for The Shape of Water during Sunday night's show.

#08:01 AM: Allison Janney wins Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role in "I, Tonya". But more than redemption is on the line Sunday.

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Among its big nominations are Best Picture, Best Director for Guillermo del Toro, Best Actress in a Leading Role for Hawkins, Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Richard Jenkins, and Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Octavia Spencer.

Del Toro, 53, is known for making both mainstream action movies like "Hellboy" and offbeat dark fantasies like "Pan's Labyrinth."The Shape of Water" has been celebrated as a visual feast about a woman who falls in love with a unusual amphibious creature".

Steven Spielberg's celebration of journalism and the free press recounts the nail-biting behind-the-scenes story of the 1971 publication by The Washington Post of the Pentagon Papers, which exposed the lies behind U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War.

In a movie full of noteworthy performances, the most remarkable thing about this project is the fact that its towering, iconic star - triple Oscar-winner Daniel Day-Lewis - says it will be his last. The film also already took home the trophy for Production Design.

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