Oscars 2019: GREEN BOOK wins Best Picture
GREEN BOOK is the 2019 Oscar winner for BEST PICTURE! Congratulations to Jim Burke, Charles B. Wessler, Brian Currie, Peter Farrelly, and Nick Vallelonga on their first Oscar win. This is the 2nd Oscar nomination for Jim Burke, who was previously nominated for THE DESCENDANTS. Other nominees for BEST PICTURE included BLACK PANTHER, BLACKkKLANSMAN, BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY, THE FAVOURITE, ROMA, A STAR IS BORN, and VICE.
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Dr. Donald Shirley, an accomplished concert pianist, hires Italian-American bouncer Tony Lip to drive him during his 1962 tour of the South as protection against the racism that he, as an African American, is certain to encounter. Despite their differences, Dr. Shirley and Tony discover that they enjoy spending time together and have much to learn from each other.