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Oscars 2018: The Winners List

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It's the culmination of awards season, and the biggest night in the film industry's collective calendar. The 90th annual Academy Awards, otherwise known as the Oscars, have finally arrived, bringing with them the most hotly anticipated red carpet of the year (bar maybe the Met Gala), the best after-parties and – lest we forget – a fresh crop of actors and actresses all hoping to add the prefix ‘Academy Award winner’ to their names in press releases. Here's to no more mix-ups on the scale of last year's 'envelope-gate' hey, Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway?

With categories such as Best Actor and Best Actress widely considered to have been already locked down, it was almost a given that Gary Oldman and Frances McDormand would be walking away with little gold men for their roles in Darkest Hour and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri respectively). Best Picture, however, was a more interesting race, with classic Academy fodder like the aforementioned Darkest Hour and Steven Spielberg's The Post up alongside a more diverse, contemporary and arguably more relevant set of films that includes Jordan Peele's socially conscious horror Get Out and Greta Gerwig's coming-of-age story Lady Bird. Eventually, though, it was Guillermo Del Toro (who also picked up Best Director) and The Shape of Water that emerged victorious - with no envelope mix ups to speak of...

Below is your cheat sheet to the biggest wins and the biggest surprises on the night...