DiCaprio finally wins Oscar for Best Actor!
Leonardo DiCaprio’s day has come! After years of being overlooked for an Oscar, even though he was giving stellar performances, DiCaprio has sealed an Academy Award for Best Actor in The Revenant. He used his winning speech as a chance to raise awareness of global warming; “Climate change is real,” he said. “It is happening right now. It is the most urgent threat affecting our species. We need to work together and stop procrastinating.” Watch his full speech above. The other big winners from the night were: Best original screenplay: SPOTLIGHT Best adapted screenplay: THE BIG SHORT – WINNER! Best supporting actress: ALICIA VIKANDER, THE DANISH GIRL – WINNER! Best costume design: MAD MAX: FURY ROAD – WINNER! Best production design: MAD MAX: FURY ROAD – WINNER! Best actress: BRIE LARSON, ROOM – WINNER!
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