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Oscar Awards 2022

Oscar Awards 2022:

The Oscars 2022 or the 94th Academy Awards ceremony which is presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). This event was held on 27th March 2022 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles

  • The hosts for this ceremony were Amy Schumer, Regina Hall, and Wanda Sykes.
  • For the first time since the 83rd Academy Awards held in 2011 that multiple hosts were featured.
    • Best Picture: CODA
    • Best Actress: Jessica Chastain for the movie The Eyes Of Tammy Faye
    • Best Director was won by Jane Campion for The Power Of The Dog.
    • Best Actor: Will Smith for the movie King Richard
  • This event was mired with controversy after Will Smith slapped Chris Rock for joking about Smith’s wife Jada Pinkett Smith who is diagnosed with alopecia.
  • Alopecia areata is a condition that causes sudden hair loss in patches. The condition is developed after the immune system attacks the hair follicles, resulting in hair loss, which cannot be observed easily.
  • It mostly occurs in people who have a family history of auto-immune conditions, such as diabetes and thyroid.