At last nights Oscars there were several surprises, with the Spotlight and Mark Rylance win’s getting everyones attention.
For months it has seemed as if The Revenant had the secured win for best picture.
The past five years has brought the winner of the PGA go on to win the Oscar. But last nights Oscars saw the end to the pattern.
In the end it was Spotlight that took home the win.
Sylvester Stallone was the popular favourite for Creed, a role which has earned him fulsome praise for a return to form from his Rocky debut days.
The decision wasn’t well in the press room, with genuine gasps of shock that Stallone would not be taking home an award
Adam McKay, director of The Big Short, started the show when he collected the prize for best adapted screenplay warning against voting for a presidential candidate that takes money from the oil companies.
"Climate change is real. It is happening right now," ..
"It is the most urgent threat facing our entire species, and we need to work collectively together and stop procrastinating."
DiCaprio called on everyone to respect the planet and focus on the challenges of global warming.