Laura Pausini also walked on the Red Carpet of the 2021 Oscars Night. The Golden Globe-winning artist sang her I Yes
The night of the Oscar 2021 has marked several records: certainly the statuette assigned to it deserves a chapter in itself 93rd edition – for best director – to Nomadland by Chloé Zhao, the second woman and the first Asian in the world to receive the award. France McDormand herself was also awarded for Best Actress for Nomadland and also the producers Frances McDormand, Peter Spears, Mollye Asher and Dan Janvey.
Between historical names and last-minute revelations, the Oscar for Best Actor went to Anthony Hopkins for his performance The Father. A win, its completely unexpected. Which has been contested, however, by the fans of the late Chadwick Boseman, who tragically passed away last summer. In particular, the actor’s fans accused the Academy of using the name of Boseman – who was the favorite – only to increase the share. Also good was Another Round – Another Round (Denmark) by Thomas Vinterberg, as the best international film and also Daniel Kaluuya, Oscar as best supporting actor in Judas and the Black Messiah.
Best Costumes, Best Makeup and Hairstyle go to Ma Raineys Black, while the Best Supporting Actress award goes to Korean movie star Yuh-Jung Youn in the movie Minari. The Oscar for Best Animated Film was awarded to Soul by Pete Docter and Dana Murray, while the best score goes to Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross and Jon Batiste, also for Soul.
Also awarded were My Octopus Teacher, Emerald Fennell (for Promising Young Woman), Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller (for The Father), respectively for best documentary and best original screenplay. While the best non-original script went to Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller for The Father.
The Oscar for best special effects goes to the film Tenet, while the best sound was awarded to Nicolas Becker, Jaime Baksht, Michelle Couttolenc, Carlos Cortés and Phillip Bladh for Sound of Metal. Which also got the statuette for best montage. Colette by Anthony Giacchino and Alice Doyard was nominated for best documentary short film. The Oscar for Best Live Action Short was awarded to Two Strangers by Travon Free and Martin Desmond Roe, while the best animated short went to If Something Happens, I Love You by Michael Govier and Will McCormack.
To represent Italy with his I do there was also her, among the 3 candidates, Laura Pausini. Written with Diane Warren and Niccolo Agliardi, the song was brought to the stage of the Academy, inaugurated for this historic edition. For the occasion, the singer wore a Valentino Haute Couture dress, with looks created especially for her by Pierpaolo Piccioli. A special dress for a special occasion, despite the lack of victory. Of which the singer was not too sad: “Having been part of such a special project – posted the singer on Instagram – like The Life Ahead with Edoardo Ponti and Sophia Loren was for me one of the greatest gifts that life could give me “, she wrote to her fans, grateful.
“Having sung Yes on the Academy stage – he continued – it is a dream that I could never have ever hoped to come true even more in such a historic edition. Thanks The Academy! Thanks to Diane Warren, for our song and for all the achievements, first of all the Golden Globe, it was an incredible experience to work together! Thanks to Bonnie Greenberg and Niccolò Agliardi! Thanks Palomar, thanks Netflix, I’ve always felt at home with butter“, so Laura Pausini.
Who then concluded: “I am going back to Italy happy to have lived an unrepeatable experience born for an important message that I completely share and for the great passion that after twenty-eight years I still have for music which is not only my job, but my life. I go back to Italy happy to hug my little girl who is waiting for me and with whom we will celebrate to meet again after the first week of our life away. But I’ll tell you the dream of an incredible night! “, so the singer on her social channels. Where he concluded by celebrating with a hamburger: “Ps. Browse the gallery and find out how my nomination evenings usually end! “, he joked with the fans.