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91st Academy Awards — What Were The Biggest, Craziest & Most Amazing Moments?

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Feb. 25 2019, Updated 2:08 a.m. ET

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The 91st Academy Awards took place in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 24. What were the biggest, craziest and most memorable moments that happened during the star-studded ceremony? Read on for all the details.

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Queen and Adam Lambert opened the show with a medley of the band's classic hits.

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Amy Poehler, Tina Fey and Maya Rudolph reconfirmed to everyone in the audience and at home that there actually is no Oscars host this year while cracking a ton jokes on stage. “Hey Chadwick Boseman, Wakanda plans you got later?" was one of them.

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Regina King broke down crying while accepting Best Supporting Actress for If Beale Street Could Talk. She thanked the late author who inspired the film James Baldwin during part of her speech. "To be standing here, representing one of the greatest artists of all time, James Baldwin, is a little surreal. James Baldwin birthed this baby, nurtured her, surrounded her with so much love and support."

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Melissa McCarthy and Brian Tyree Henry brought the laughs with their hilarious outfits while presenting Best Costume Design.

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Hannah Beachler delivered a passionate speech after winning Best Production Design for Black Panther. She is the first ever African-American woman to not only be nominated in this category... but to win.

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Jennifer Hudson put on a rousing rendition of “I’ll Fight” from the film RBG.

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Stage and screen legend Bette Midler dazzled the audience with her performance of "The Place Where Lost Things Go" from Mary Poppins Returns.

Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper put on a spellbinding performance of "Shallow" from A Star is Born. The track later won Best Original Song.

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Olivia Colman became a somewhat surprising Best Actress winner in The Favourite over Glenn Close, who won the majority of these awards leading up to the big night for her role in The Wife.

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What was your favorite moment from the 91st Academy Awards? Sound off in the comments!

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