Oscar winners announced

February 23, 2009

By The Associated Press

Complete list of winners at the 81st annual Academy Awards, presented Sunday night at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles:

  • Motion Picture: "Slumdog Millionaire."

  • Actor: Sean Penn, "Milk."

  • Actress: Kate Winslet, "The Reader."

  • Supporting Actor: Heath Ledger, "The Dark Knight."

  • Supporting Actress: Penelope Cruz, "Vicky Cristina Barcelona."

  • Director: Danny Boyle, "Slumdog Millionaire."

  • Foreign Film: "Departures," Japan.

  • Adapted Screenplay: Simon Beaufoy, "Slumdog Millionaire."

  • Original Screenplay: Dustin Lance Black, "Milk."

  • Animated Feature Film: "WALL-E."

  • Art Direction: "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button."

  • Cinematography: "Slumdog Millionaire."

  • Sound Mixing: "Slumdog Millionaire."

  • Sound Editing: "The Dark Knight."

  • Original Score: "Slumdog Millionaire," A.R. Rahman.

  • Original Song: "Jai Ho" from "Slumdog Millionaire," A.R. Rahman and Gulzar.

  • Costume: "The Duchess."

  • Documentary Feature: "Man on Wire."

  • Documentary (short subject): "Smile Pinki."

  • Film Editing: "Slumdog Millionaire."

  • Makeup: "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button."

  • Animated Short Film: "La Maison en Petits Cubes."

  • Live Action Short Film: "Spielzeugland (Toyland)."

  • Visual Effects: "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button."

    Academy Award winners previously announced this season:

  • Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award (Oscar statuette): Jerry Lewis

  • Gordon E. Sawyer Award (Oscar statuette): Pixar Animation co-founder Ed Catmull

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