Jeremy Kleiner, Barry Jenkins, Adele Romanski, Nicholas Britell, Janelle Monáe, Ashton Sanders, Alex R. Hibbert, Jaden Piner, and Jharrel Jerome at an event for Moonlight (2016)
The craziest moment of the night, which will go down as one of the biggest mistakes in Oscar history, saw the Best Picture prize handed to the wrong film.
But as the team behind the hit musical delivered their speeches, it was revealed that Moonlight (2016) had actually won Hollywood’s top honor. Beatty explained that he’d been given the envelope for Best Actress, which La La Land’s Emma Stone did win. Amid all the chaos, Moonlight’s shocked representatives got their moment in the spotlight.