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HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 04: In this handout provided by A.M.P.A.S., Helen Mirren (L) and Jet Ski winner Mark Bridges attend the 90th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre on March 4, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Matt Sayles/A.M.P.A.S via Getty Images)

“The very first Oscars was 15 minutes long… and people still complained,” Jimmy Kimmel joked during his monologue last night. Although he was only half kidding. Awards shows that go too long notoriously do bad in the ratings and the 2018 Oscars were trying something new to avoid falling victim.

Before the first award was given away Jimmy offered a jet ski to the award recipient who clocked in with the shortest speech of the night. After a few acceptances, the host reminded the nominees about the prize and even sweetened the pot with a trip to Lake Havasu in Arizona. 

So, who won? Phantom Thread  Costume Designer Mark Bridges whose speech clocked in around 36 seconds long: