Oscars 2022: Dune & Will Smith’s slap dominate an awards show that became unhindged

Oscars 2022

The 94th Academy Awards (Oscars 2022) was held in the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, with deaf family drama “CODA” winning best picture honours, handing Hollywood’s top award to a streaming service for the first time.

From Will Smith slapping Chris Rock for making a joke about his wife to a film from Apple TV+ winning an Oscar for best picture, this year’s awards ceremony was packed with action and many firsts.

Here is the full list of winners of the Oscars 2022:

Best picture


Best actress in a leading role 

Jessica Chastain, The Eyes of Tammy Faye.

Best actor in a leading role 

Will Smith, King Richard.

Will Smith slaps Chris Rock after a joke about Jada in Oscars 2022
Will Smith slaps Chris Rock after a joke about Jada in Oscars 2022

Best directing

Jane Campion, Power of the Dog.

Best original song

Billie Eilish and Finneas O’Connell, No Time To Die.

Documentary feature

Summer of Soul (Or, When The Revolution Could Not Be Televised).

Best adapted screenplay


Best original screenplay


Best costume design 


Best international feature film

Drive My Car.

Best supporting actor

Troy Kotsur, CODA.

CODA – Official Trailer

Best animated feature


Best special effects


Best cinematography


Best sound


Best original score


Best film editing


Best production design


Best makeup and hairstyling

The Eyes of Tammy Faye.

Short film (live action)

The Long Goodbye.

Best short (Animated)

The Windshield Wiper.

Documentary (short subject)

The Queen of Basketball.

Ariana DeBose - Oscars 2022
Ariana DeBose – Oscars 2022

Best supporting actress 

Ariana DeBose, West Side Story.