Jaeger-LeCoultre congratulates "La La Land" director Damien Chazelle for winning Best Director Oscar at the 89th Academy Awards. With 14 nominations and 6 wins, “La La Land” swept the 89th Annual Academy Awards with Best Directing, Actress in a Leading Role, Cinematography, Music (Original Score), Music (Original Song), and Production Design. For his Best Directing Award, Damien Chazelle sported his pink gold Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Ultra Thin Small Second. During the Award Season, “La La Land” shined amongst the stars of the seventh art starting with the 74th Golden Globe Awards where the film received seven awards including Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Comedy Picture, Best Score, Best Song and Best Actor nods to Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. Photo Getty -Image.net
“La La Land” world premiered at the opening of the 73rd Venice International Film Festival where Jaeger-LeCoultre has been partner of for more than a decade. On this occasion, Damien Chazelle also wore his Master Ultra Thin Moon timepiece. “La La Land” tells the story of Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a dedicated jazz musician, who are struggling to make ends meet in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts. Set in modern day Los Angeles, the original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams. See Highlights of the winners, and Red Carpet Recap photos above courtesy of 89TH OSCARS®
RED CARPET RECAP -89TH OSCARS® See the latest recap coverage of the 89TH OSCARS® highlighting some of the hottest stars, winners and best dressed on the red carpet this year.
Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, joined by Oscar®-winning and nominated Academy members Demian Bichir, Dustin Lance Black, Glenn Close, Guillermo del Toro, Marcia Gay Harden, Terrence Howard, Jennifer Hudson, Brie Larson, Jason Reitman,Gabourey Sidibe and Ken Watanabe, announced the 89th Academy Awards®.
In keeping with tradition, PwC delivered the Oscars nominations list to the Academy on the evening of January 23. For a complete list of nominees, visit the official Oscars website, www.oscar.com. Academy members from each of the 17 branches vote to determine the nominees in their respective categories – actors nominate actors, film editors nominate film editors, etc. In the Animated Feature Film and Foreign Language Film categories, nominees are selected by a vote of multi-branch screening committees. All voting members are eligible to select the Best Picture nominees. images/ courtesy of 89TH OSCARS®