2021 Oscars Recap: 'Nomadland', 'Mank', And 'Sound Of Metal' Win : Pop Culture Happy Hour We are wrapping up this year's Oscars. It was a big night for Nomadland, which took best picture, best actress for Frances McDormand, and a historic best director win for Chloé Zhao. But there were also huge upsets, most notably in best actor, where Anthony Hopkins won over Chadwick Boseman. And the telecast took some big risks that didn't always pay off.
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Our 2021 Oscars Recap

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Our 2021 Oscars Recap

Our 2021 Oscars Recap

Our 2021 Oscars Recap

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Nomadland's Chloé Zhao became the first woman of color to win an Oscar for best director. Chris Pizzello/Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Nomadland's Chloé Zhao became the first woman of color to win an Oscar for best director.

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We are wrapping up this year's Oscars. It was a big night for Nomadland, which took best picture, best actress for Frances McDormand, and a historic best director win for Chloé Zhao. But there were also huge upsets, most notably in best actor, where Anthony Hopkins won over Chadwick Boseman. And the telecast took some big risks that didn't always pay off.

The audio was produced by Mike Katzif and edited by Jessica Reedy.