Despite previous reports that La La Land won best picture Moonlight has won the highly coveted gong.
Warren Beatty supposedly misread the envelope and the La La Land producers were interrupted mid-speech by the Moonlight crew who’d actually won the award.
Beatty claims he paused because the name he read was Emma Stone, La La Land. Actress but the real winner was Moonlight.
Based on the play In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue by Tarell Alvin McCranMoonlight stars Trevante Rhodes, André Holland, Janelle Monáe,, Naomie Harris, and Mahershala Ali.
Moonlight is out in theatres now!