Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu soared into Hollywood lore when he picked up the Oscar for The Revenant, becoming the third filmmaker to win back-to-back Academy Awards for Best Director. But he describes himself as: "I think that I'm a musician before I am a filmmaker - a frustrated musician"
Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy, co-stars of The Revenant, posed together at the Oscars red carpet, which was followed by cheers and hoots by the crowd. Leonardo is the favourite for Best Actor for his role in the Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu-directed film. Tom is also nominated in the Best Supporting Actor Category
Hollywood elite is looking forward to the usual sparkling night of celebration, with survival epic The Revenant leading the charge for golden statuettes. Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's The Revenant is the overall frontrunner, with 12 nominations, followed by George Miller's Mad Max: Fury Road with 10
Leonardo DiCaprio is shooting for The Revenant, by Oscar-winning director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu