First Lady Michelle Obama presented Best Picture at Oscars
To a surprised crowd First Lady Michelle Obama looked exquisite as she presented via satellite from the White House. She and Jack Nicholson took turns presenting the best picture award. Adding her own flare and class to the award ceremony on Hollywood’s biggest night.
Before the nominees were announced the First Lady said this, “it’s through cinema, our children learn to open their imagination and dream just a little bigger and to strive every day to reach those dreams.”
The First Lady also mentioned the LGBT community in saying, “These lessons apply to all of us no matter who we are or what we look like or where we come from or who we love.”
The best picture at the 85th Annual Oscars was presented to Ben Affleck for his film ARGO.
“You got to work hard! You”ll get knocked down but you can’t hold grudges! Keep working hard.” -Ben Affleck
Other winners included Quentin Tarantino for original screenplay for DJANGO UNCHAINED. In his acceptance speech Quentin Tarantino gave praises to writers in saying this the year of the writers.
Also Adele took home an Oscar for original song and ARGO also won for best adapted screenplay.
Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln
Best Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook
Best Director: Ang Lee, Life of Pi
Best Soundtrack: Life of Pi
Achievement in Film Editing: Argo
Best Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables
Achievement in Sound Editing: Zero Dark Thirty and Skyfall
Best Sound Mixing: Les Miserables
Best Foreign Language Film: Amour
Best Documentary Feature: Searching For Sugar Man
Best Live-Action Short Film: Curfew
Achievement in Makeup & Hairstyling: Les Miserables
Achievement in Costume Design: Anna Karenina
Achievement in Visual Effects: Life of Pi
Achievement in Cinematography: Life of Pi
Best Animated Feature Film: Brave
Best Animated Short Film: Paper Man
Best Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained
-Kelly J Newson