Frances McDormand at Oscars 2018. (Image courtesy AFP)
New Delhi: Frances McDormand, the favorite for Best Actress Academy Award picked the Oscar for her portrayal of a vengeful mother in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri on Sunday night in California. Frances McDormand was competing against Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water, Margot Robbie, I, Tonya, Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird and last year's winner Meryl Streep, The Post.
This was Frances McDormand fifth nomination and second win.
Frances McDormand's co-star Sam Rockwell picked the Best Supporting Actor trophy at the beginning of the award show.
The 90th Academy Awards were held in California's Dolby Theatre on Sunday night (Monday morning in India).