The King’s Speech picks up four Oscars including best picture, best actor and a surprise best director nod for Tom Hooper

The Winners of the 2011 Oscars in full, How did your predictions go?
If you’re watching the repeated ceremony on RTE tonight and want a few surprises then look away now. 

Best Picture 2011
“The King’s Speech” (The Weinstein Company), A See-Saw Films and Bedlam Production, Iain Canning, Emile Sherman and Gareth Unwin, Producers

Performance by an actor in a leading role
Colin Firth in “The King’s Speech” (The Weinstein Company)

Performance by an actor in a supporting role
Christian Bale in “The Fighter” (Paramount)

Performance by an actress in a leading role
Natalie Portman in “Black Swan” (Fox Searchlight)

Performance by an actress in a supporting role
Melissa Leo in “The Fighter” (Paramount)

Best animated feature film of the year
“Toy Story 3” (Walt Disney), Lee Unkrich

Achievement in art direction Winner:
“Alice in Wonderland” (Walt Disney), Production Design: Robert Stromberg, Set Decoration: Karen O’Hara

Achievement in cinematography Winner:
“Inception” (Warner Bros.), Wally Pfister

Achievement in costume design
“Alice in Wonderland” (Walt Disney), Colleen Atwood

Achievement in directing
“The King’s Speech” (The Weinstein Company), Tom Hooper

Best documentary feature
“Inside Job” (Sony Pictures Classics), A Representational Pictures Production, Charles Ferguson and Audrey Marrs

Best documentary short subject
“Strangers No More”, A Simon & Goodman Picture Company Production, Karen Goodman and Kirk Simon

Achievement in film editing
“The Social Network” (Sony Pictures Releasing), Angus Wall and Kirk Baxter

Best foreign language film of the year
“In a Better World” (Sony Pictures Classics), A Zentropa Production, Denmark

Achievement in makeup
“The Wolfman” (Universal), Rick Baker and Dave Elsey

Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original score)
“The Social Network” (Sony Pictures Releasing), Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original song)
“We Belong Together” from “Toy Story 3” (Walt Disney), Music and Lyric by Randy Newman

Best animated short film
“The Lost Thing”, (Nick Batzias for Madman Entertainment), A Passion Pictures Australia Production, Ouat Media, Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann

Best live action short film
“God of Love”, A Luke Matheny Production, Luke Matheny

Achievement in sound editing
“Inception” (Warner Bros.), Richard King

Achievement in sound mixing
“Inception” (Warner Bros.), Lora Hirschberg, Gary A. Rizzo and Ed Novick

Achievement in visual effects
“Inception” (Warner Bros.), Paul Franklin, Chris Corbould, Andrew Lockley and Peter Bebb

Adapted screenplay
“The Social Network” (Sony Pictures Releasing), Screenplay by Aaron Sorkin

Original screenplay
“The King’s Speech” (The Weinstein Company), Screenplay by David Seidler