37 Backstage Photos From The 2017 Academy Awards

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1. Jimmy Kimmel before stepping on stage as the host of the 2017 Oscars.

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2. Mahershala Ali and Ryan Gosling looking dapper AF.

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3. Trevante Rhodes and Andre Holland, the adult Chiron and Kevin in Moonlight respectively, also looking dapper AF.

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4. The reunion of Matt Damon and Ben Affleck.

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5. A sweet moment between Janelle Monae, Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, who Henson portrays in Hidden Figures.

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6. The adorable stars of La La Land, Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone.

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8. Honestly, does it get any cuter than these two?

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9. Oh yes, it does: Here’s Brie Larson and Emma Stone embracing after Stone won for Best Actress.

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10. And here’s Taraji P. Henson feeling all sorts of things about Auli’i Cravalho’s performance of “How Far I’ll Go” from Moana.

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11. Trevante Rhodes and Ashton Sanders, who both play Chiron at different points in his life in Moonlight, sharing a joyous moment.

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12. Viola Davis looking radiant after winning her first Oscar.

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13. Amy Adams, who presented at Oscars — and who some think was snubbed for a Best Actress nomination for her performance in Arrival.

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14. Moonlight screenwriter Tarell Alvin McCraney and writer/director Barry Jenkins after they won Best Adapted Screenplay.

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15. Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux, looking like all of us after the end of the show.

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17. Meryl Streep, who was nominated for her 20th Oscar on Sunday night.

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18. Presenter Samuel L. Jackson in his navy and black tux.

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19. Sting, who performed his Oscar-nominated song “The Empty Chair” from Jim: The James Foley Story.

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20. Chrissy Teigen and John Legend being relationship goals.

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21. Best Actor Casey Affleck and Best Actress Emma Stone after their respective wins.

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22. And here’s Denzel Washington, who was nominated for Best Actor, but lost to Affleck.

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23. Here’s Brie Larson and Amy Adams sharing a laugh.

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24. And Leonardo DiCaprio and Emma Stone after he presented her with the Best Actress Oscar.

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27. Hailee Steinfeld, who presented at the 89th Academy Awards.

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28. Charlize Theron and Shirley MacLaine preparing before presenting Best Foreign Language Film.

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29. Jennifer Aniston and Nicole Kidman embrace.

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30. Ashton Sanders and Jharrel Jerome, who play teenage versions of Chiron and Kevin in Moonlight, celebrate.

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32. Casey Affleck and Leonardo DiCaprio, both Best Actor winners.

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34. Alex Hibbert and Ashton Sanders after learning Moonlight won Best Picture.

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35. Warren Beatty and Mahershala Ali after the Best Picture win reversal.

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