Del Toro has denied ever seeing or hearing about the play.
ORIGINAL SCORE- Alexandre Desplat, The Shape of Water: Desplat's take on why he always came up dry at the Oscars was because he was known for understated scores versus brassy ones. So you can imagine how annoyed I was when the other, the white one showed up.
Gary Oldman said: "I'm not going to get the ski", during his lengthy Best Actor acceptance speech.
ANIMATED SHORT FILM - Dear Basketball, Glen Keane and Kobe Bryant: Former NBA star Kobe Bryant has become an unlikely Oscar victor after Dear Basketball, which he wrote and narrated, won the Academy award for best animated short film.
Hosted for the second year in a row by ABC late-night star Jimmy Kimmel, the show ran almost four hours, testing the endurance levels of even the most-hardcore movie fans. He is literally a statue of limitations.
"Tonight we thank the moviegoing public", he said, which on this occasion, was a group of unsuspecting people "lured" into the TCL Chinese Theatre across the street from the awards ceremony, under the pretence of seeing the sci-fi movie Wrinkle In Time, starring Oprah Winfrey.
Last year's embarrassing envelope mix-up over the best picture victor was turned into a running joke, with Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway returning for a second year to announce the top prize.
Hit PLAY to hear unbelievable Oscar-winner Sam Rockwell right here.
Is it just me or was this song WAY better in the movie?
Sam Rockwell and Allison Janney took home their first Oscars for their supporting roles in "Three Billboards" and independent ice-skating movie "I, Tonya", respectively. Kumail Nanjiani is my stage name.
Extending support to the "Dreamers" in the US, Pakistan-origin comedian Kumail Nanjiani and actress Lupita Nyong'o from Kenya also took a dig at their own immigrant status.