Leonardo DiCaprio – Who Won Best Actor Tonight at the Oscars 2016

Best Actor - Oscars 2016

Tonight was huge in the category of Best Leading Actor at the 2016 Oscars. With so many major stars in the mix, it would be hard to choose, though there has been a great deal of buzz surrounding Leonardo DiCaprio for his role in The Revenant. Many have felt that after five nominations, it is finally DiCaprio's time. So, who was the winner tonight? The star who won Best Actor at this year's Academy Awards was ... Leonardo DiCaprio.

Now, click through our gallery to check out all the nominees from the Best Actor category, who were competing for the win. (Getty)