Following "Moonlight's" Best Picture win at the 89th Academy Awards on Sunday, A24 is expanding the film to 1,500-plus theaters this coming weekend.
The film has grossed an estimated $22 million since its debut in October, and played in 585 theaters last weekend where it saw a 9.3 percent increase in revenue. 1,500 theaters will be its biggest screen count to date. On the weekend of Jan. 27, following the film's eight Academy Award nominations, the film played in 1,104 theaters.
Mahershala Ali, Naomie Harris, Janelle Monae, Trevante Rhodes, Ashton Sanders and Alex R. Hibbert star in the film.