Academy Awards Fast Facts

"Coda" cast and crew accept the award for Best Picture for "CODA" onstage during the 94th Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California on March 27, 2022. (Photo by Robyn Beck / AFP) (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images)

(CNN)Here is some background information about the Academy Awards, also known as the "Oscars."

March 27, 2022 - The 94th Annual Academy Awards ceremony takes place, with Amy Schumer, Wanda Sykes and Regina Hall as hosts. The Oscars have been hostless for the past three years.
April 25, 2021 - The 93rd Annual Academy Awards ceremony airs.

2022 Winners (selected)

Best Picture
"CODA"
Actor in a Leading Role
Will Smith, "King Richard"
Actress in a Leading Role
Jessica Chastain, "The Eyes of Tammy Faye"
Actress in a Supporting Role
Ariana DeBose, "West Side Story"
Actor in a Supporting Role
Troy Kotsur, "CODA"
Director
Jane Campion, "The Power of the Dog"

2021 Winners (selected)

Best Picture
"Nomadland"
Actor in a Leading Role
Anthony Hopkins, "The Father"
Actress in a Leading Role
Frances McDormand, "Nomadland"
Actress in a Supporting Role
Yuh-jung Youn, "Minari"
Actor in a Supporting Role
Daniel Kaluuya, "Judas and the Black Messiah"
Director
Chloe Zhao, "Nomadland"