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Backstage at the Oscars

Lady Gaga reacts backstage February 24, 2019. Matt Sayles /A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Lady Gaga reacts backstage February 24, 2019. Matt Sayles /A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Lady Gaga reacts backstage February 24, 2019. Matt Sayles /A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Viggo Mortenen embraces Julia Roberts after "Green Book" won best picture. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Viggo Mortenen embraces Julia Roberts after "Green Book" won best picture. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Viggo Mortenen embraces Julia Roberts after "Green Book" won best picture. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Best Actor Rami Malek, Best Actress Olivia Colman, Best Supporting Actress Regina King and Best Supporting Actor Mahershala Ali pose with their awards backstage. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Best Actor Rami Malek, Best Actress Olivia Colman, Best Supporting Actress Regina King and Best Supporting Actor Mahershala Ali pose with their awards backstage. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Best Actor Rami Malek, Best Actress Olivia Colman, Best Supporting Actress Regina King and Best Supporting Actor Mahershala Ali pose with their awards backstage. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Jason Momoa embraces "Free Solo" director Jimmy Chin near Shannon Dill and Helen Mirren. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Jason Momoa embraces "Free Solo" director Jimmy Chin near Shannon Dill and Helen Mirren. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Jason Momoa embraces "Free Solo" director Jimmy Chin near Shannon Dill and Helen Mirren. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Olivia Colman after accepting the Best Actress award for her role in "The Favourite" from presenter Frances McDormand. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Olivia Colman after accepting the Best Actress award for her role in "The Favourite" from presenter Frances McDormand. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Olivia Colman after accepting the Best Actress award for her role in "The Favourite" from presenter Frances McDormand. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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"Green Book" director Peter Farrelly reacts. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

"Green Book" director Peter Farrelly reacts. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

"Green Book" director Peter Farrelly reacts. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Regina King poses backstage with her Best Supporting Actress award for her role in "If Beale Street Could Talk." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Regina King poses backstage with her Best Supporting Actress award for her role in "If Beale Street Could Talk." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Regina King poses backstage with her Best Supporting Actress award for her role in "If Beale Street Could Talk." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Presenter Brie Larson reacts. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Presenter Brie Larson reacts. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Presenter Brie Larson reacts. Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Spike Lee holds his Best Adapted Screenplay award for "BlacKkKlansman." Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Spike Lee holds his Best Adapted Screenplay award for "BlacKkKlansman." Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Spike Lee holds his Best Adapted Screenplay award for "BlacKkKlansman." Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Alfonso Cuaron of Mexico poses backstage with his Best Director, Best Foreign Language Film and Best Cinematography awards for "Roma" REUTERS/Mike Segar

Alfonso Cuaron of Mexico poses backstage with his Best Director, Best Foreign Language Film and Best Cinematography awards for "Roma" REUTERS/Mike Segar

Alfonso Cuaron of Mexico poses backstage with his Best Director, Best Foreign Language Film and Best Cinematography awards for "Roma" REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Hannah Beachler celebrates with her Oscar for Best Production Design for "Black Panther." Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Hannah Beachler celebrates with her Oscar for Best Production Design for "Black Panther." Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Hannah Beachler celebrates with her Oscar for Best Production Design for "Black Panther." Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, Andrew Wyatt pose with the Best Original Song award for "Shallow" from "A Star Is Born". REUTERS/Mike Segar

Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, Andrew Wyatt pose with the Best Original Song award for "Shallow" from "A Star Is Born". REUTERS/Mike Segar

Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, Andrew Wyatt pose with the Best Original Song award for "Shallow" from "A Star Is Born". REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Alfonso Cuaron reacts after receiving the Foreign Language Film award for "Roma" next to Angela Bassett. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Alfonso Cuaron reacts after receiving the Foreign Language Film award for "Roma" next to Angela Bassett. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Alfonso Cuaron reacts after receiving the Foreign Language Film award for "Roma" next to Angela Bassett. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Ruth E. Carter carries her award backstage after winning the Best Costume Design award for "Black Panther." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Ruth E. Carter carries her award backstage after winning the Best Costume Design award for "Black Panther." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Ruth E. Carter carries her award backstage after winning the Best Costume Design award for "Black Panther." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Mahershala Ali holds his Best Supporting Actor award for his role in "Green Book." Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Mahershala Ali holds his Best Supporting Actor award for his role in "Green Book." Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Mahershala Ali holds his Best Supporting Actor award for his role in "Green Book." Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Domee Shi and Becky Neiman-Cobb pose backstage with their Animated Short Film award for "Bao." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Domee Shi and Becky Neiman-Cobb pose backstage with their Animated Short Film award for "Bao." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Domee Shi and Becky Neiman-Cobb pose backstage with their Animated Short Film award for "Bao." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Hannah Beachler and Jay Hart celebrate backstage with their Best Production Design awards for "Black Panther" REUTERS/Mike Segar

Hannah Beachler and Jay Hart celebrate backstage with their Best Production Design awards for "Black Panther" REUTERS/Mike Segar

Hannah Beachler and Jay Hart celebrate backstage with their Best Production Design awards for "Black Panther" REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Nina Hartstone and John Warhurst pose backstage with their Sound Editing Oscars for "Bohemian Rhapsody". REUTERS/Mike Segar

Nina Hartstone and John Warhurst pose backstage with their Sound Editing Oscars for "Bohemian Rhapsody". REUTERS/Mike Segar

Nina Hartstone and John Warhurst pose backstage with their Sound Editing Oscars for "Bohemian Rhapsody". REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Brian May of Queen and Adam Lambert react. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Brian May of Queen and Adam Lambert react. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Brian May of Queen and Adam Lambert react. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Spike Lee kisses his Prince necklace as he poses backstage with his Best Adapted Screenplay award for "BlackKklansman." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Spike Lee kisses his Prince necklace as he poses backstage with his Best Adapted Screenplay award for "BlackKklansman." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Spike Lee kisses his Prince necklace as he poses backstage with his Best Adapted Screenplay award for "BlackKklansman." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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One of the PriceWaterhouseCoopers accountant holds the envelope for Best Picture. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

One of the PriceWaterhouseCoopers accountant holds the envelope for Best Picture. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

One of the PriceWaterhouseCoopers accountant holds the envelope for Best Picture. Matt Petit/A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Guy Nattiv and Jaime Ray Newman celebrate backstage with their awards for Best Live Action Short Film for the film "Skin." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Guy Nattiv and Jaime Ray Newman celebrate backstage with their awards for Best Live Action Short Film for the film "Skin." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Guy Nattiv and Jaime Ray Newman celebrate backstage with their awards for Best Live Action Short Film for the film "Skin." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Rami Malek poses with his Best Actor award next to actors Gary Oldman and Allison Janney . Matt Petit /A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Rami Malek poses with his Best Actor award next to actors Gary Oldman and Allison Janney . Matt Petit /A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Rami Malek poses with his Best Actor award next to actors Gary Oldman and Allison Janney . Matt Petit /A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Olivia Colman poses backstage with her Best Actress award for her role in "The Favourite." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Olivia Colman poses backstage with her Best Actress award for her role in "The Favourite." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Olivia Colman poses backstage with her Best Actress award for her role in "The Favourite." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Gary Oldman and Rami Malek react. Matt Sayles /A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Gary Oldman and Rami Malek react. Matt Sayles /A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS

Gary Oldman and Rami Malek react. Matt Sayles /A.M.P.A.S./Handout via REUTERS
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Ludwig Goransson poses backstage with his Best Original Score award for "Black Panther." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Ludwig Goransson poses backstage with his Best Original Score award for "Black Panther." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Ludwig Goransson poses backstage with his Best Original Score award for "Black Panther." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Rayka Zehtabchi and Melissa Berton pose backstage with their award for Best Documentary Short Subject award for the film "Period. End Of Sentence." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Rayka Zehtabchi and Melissa Berton pose backstage with their award for Best Documentary Short Subject award for the film "Period. End Of Sentence." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Rayka Zehtabchi and Melissa Berton pose backstage with their award for Best Documentary Short Subject award for the film "Period. End Of Sentence." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller pose backstage with the Best Animated Feature Film award for "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller pose backstage with the Best Animated Feature Film award for "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller pose backstage with the Best Animated Feature Film award for "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Greg Cannom, Kate Biscoe and Patricia Dehaney pose backstage with their Best Makeup and Hairstyling awards for "Vice." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Greg Cannom, Kate Biscoe and Patricia Dehaney pose backstage with their Best Makeup and Hairstyling awards for "Vice." REUTERS/Mike Segar

Greg Cannom, Kate Biscoe and Patricia Dehaney pose backstage with their Best Makeup and Hairstyling awards for "Vice." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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91st Academy Awards - Oscars Photo Room - Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 24, 2019.  Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, Evan Hayes and Shannon Dill pose backstage with their statuettes after winning the Best Documentary Feature award for "Free Solo." REUTERS/Mike Segar

91st Academy Awards - Oscars Photo Room - Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 24, 2019. Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, Evan Hayes and Shannon Dill pose backstage with their statuettes after winning the Best Documentary Feature...more

91st Academy Awards - Oscars Photo Room - Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 24, 2019. Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, Evan Hayes and Shannon Dill pose backstage with their statuettes after winning the Best Documentary Feature award for "Free Solo." REUTERS/Mike Segar
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