Oscar 2012 winners
Let's get on with the winners, in case you haven't heard yet...
Best picture: â€œThe Artist.â€
Actress in a leading role: Meryl Streep, â€œIron Lady.â€
Actor in a leading role: Jean Dujardin, â€œThe Artist.â€
Actress in a supporting role: Octavia Spencer, â€œThe Help.â€
Actor in a supporting role: Christopher Plummer, â€œBeginners.â€
Directing: Michel Hazanavicius, â€œThe Artist.â€
Art direction: â€œHugo.â€
Costume design: â€œThe Artist.â€
Makeup: â€œThe Iron Lady.â€
Foreign language film: â€œA Separation,â€ Iran.
Film editing: â€œThe Girl With the Dragon Tattoo.â€
Sound editing: â€œHugo.â€
Sound mixing: â€œHugo.â€
Documentary feature: â€œUndefeated.â€
Animated feature film: â€œRango.â€
Visual effects: â€œHugo.â€
Original score: â€œThe Artist.â€
Original song: â€œMan or Muppetâ€ from â€œThe Muppets.â€
Adapted screenplay: Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, â€œThe Descendants.â€
Original screenplay: Woody Allen, â€œMidnight in Paris.â€
Live action short film: â€œThe Shore.â€
Documentary (short subject): â€œSaving Face.â€
Animated short film: â€œThe Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore.â€
So, what did you think? Did you pick the right winners before they were announced? Did you agree with who won? Did you love the show?
A few highlights I noticed:
* Jean Dujardin dropped an "F bomb" in French during his acceptance speech for Best Actor in "The Artist."
* J Lo revealed more about herself during a wardrobe malfunction than we were expecting.
* Sasha Baron dropped Kim Jong Il's ashes on the ground in front of Ryan Seacrest.
* Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy was the first Pakistani to win an Oscar for "Saving Face."
* Angelina Jolie showcased her long, sexy leg in her gorgeous black gown and was later mocked by one of the writers of "The Descendents."
* Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis added some humor and noise to the ceremony.
* Brad Pitt brought his parents to the awards ceremony.
* Billy Crystal wasn't the show's first choice for host. Brett Ratner was asked, but then was dropped for using a homosexual slur.
* Stacy Keibler wore a sleek gold gown that made her look like an Oscar being held by George Clooney.
Glitz, glamour, gowns...what's not to love?
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