Academy Awards 2012: The Show

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Best Cinematography Award -- Hugo
Cinematographer Robert Richardson accepts the Best Cinematography Award onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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84th Annual Academy Awards - Show
General view of atmosphere onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Best Achievement in Art Direction - "Hugo"
Art directors Dante Ferretti (C) and Francesca Lo Schiavo (R) accept Best Achievement in Art Direction award for 'Hugo' from presenter Tom Hanks (L) onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Presenter Tom Hanks
Presenter Tom Hanks speaks onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Best Documentary Feature Award for 'Undefeated'
Producers Rich Middlemas, TJ Martin and Dan Lindsay, accept the Best Documentary Feature Award for 'Undefeated,' onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Best Accepted Screenplay Award for 'The Descendants
Screenwriters Nat Faxon, Alexander Payne and Jim Rash accept the Best Accepted Screenplay Award for 'The Descendants onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Presenter Angelina Jolie
Presenter Angelina Jolie speaks onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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84th Annual Academy Awards - Best Picture
Director Michel Hazanavicius (C) and fellow members of the cast and crew celebrate 'The Artist' winning the Best Picture Award onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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84th Annual Academy Awards - Show
Presenters Wendi McLendon-Covey, Ellie Kemper, Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Melissa McCarthy and Rose Byrne speak onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Billy Crystal
Host Billy Crystal performs onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Actresses Rose Byrne and Melissa McCarthy
Actresses Rose Byrne and Melissa McCarthy joke onstage at the 84th Annual Academy Awards on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Best Supporting Actress Award for 'The Help'
Actress Octavia Spencer accepts the Best Supporting Actress Award for 'The Help' onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Christopher Plummer
Actor Christopher Plummer accepts the Best Supporting Actor Award for 'Beginners' onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Viola Davis and Jessica Chastain congratulate actress Octavia Spencer
Actresses Viola Davis and Jessica Chastain congratulate actress Octavia Spencer, winner of the Best Supporting Actress Award.
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Best Original Song Award for 'Man or Muppet' from 'The Muppets'
Songwriter Bret McKenzie accepts the Best Original Song Award for 'Man or Muppet' from 'The Muppets' onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Zach Galifianakis, Songwriter Bret McKenzie, Will Ferrell
Songwriter Bret McKenzie (C), winner of the Best Original Song Award for 'Man or Muppet' from 'The Muppets,' poses in the press room with Will Ferrell (R) and Zach Galifianakis (L) at the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Cirque du Soleil
Actors from the Cirque du Soleil perform onstage during the ceremony of the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Cirque du Soleil
Actors from Cirque du Soleil perform onstage during the ceremony of the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Chris Rock
Actor Chris Rock speaks onstage at the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Chris Rock
Presenter Chris Rock speaks onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Gore Verbinski
Director Gore Verbinski accepts the Best Animated Feature Award for 'Rango' onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Billy Crystal
Host Billy Crystal performs onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Kermit the frog and Miss Piggy
Kermit the frog and Miss Piggy onstage the ceremony of the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Tom Fleischman and John Midgley
Tom Fleischman and John Midgley winners for Sound Mixing for "Hugo" address the audience onstage the ceremony of the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow
Presenters Robert Downey Jr. (L) and Gwyneth Paltrow speak onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Ben Stiller and Emma Stone
Presenters Ben Stiller (L) and Emma Stone speak onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Kirk Baxter and Angus Wall
Winners for Best Film Editing "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo," Kirk Baxter and Angus Wall address the audience onstage the ceremony of the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Christian Bale
Presenter Christian Bale speaks onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Shailene Woodley, Stacy Kiebler and actor George Clooney
(L-R) Actress Shailene Woodley, Stacy Kiebler and actor George Clooney attend the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Brad Pitt and actress Angelina Jolie
Actor Brad Pitt (L) and actress Angelina Jolie attend the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Best Supporting Actress
Actor Christian Bale present the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress to Octavia Spencer for"The Help" onstage at the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Asghar Farhadi
Director for Iran's Foreign Language entry "A Separation," Asghar Farhadi addresses the audience onstage at the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Best Director Award for 'The Artist'
Director Michel Hazanavicius accepts the Best Director Award for 'The Artist' onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Sandra Bullock
Actress Sandra Bullock presents the Oscar for Foreign Language Film.
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84th Annual Academy Awards - Show
Presenters Jennifer Lopez (L) and Cameron Diaz speak onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Presenters Jennifer Lopez (L) And Cameron Diaz
Presenters Jennifer Lopez (L) and Cameron Diaz speak onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Jennifer Lopez (L) and Cameron Diaz
Presenters Jennifer Lopez (L) and Cameron Diaz speak onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Best Actor Award for 'The Artist'
Actor Jean Dujardin accepts the Best Actor Award for 'The Artist' onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Billy Crystal
Host Billy Crystal perfroms onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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84th Annual Academy Awards - Show
Actress Viola Davis (L) congratulates Meryl Streep, winner of the Best Actress Award for 'The iron Lady,' during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Best Actress Award for 'The Iron Lady'
Actress Meryl Streep accepts the Best Actress Award for 'The Iron Lady' onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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Mark Bridges
Costume designer Mark Bridges accepts the Best Costume Design Award onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
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Best Picture, "The Artist"
Best Actor winner Jean Dujardin walks off the stage with dog Uggie after "The Artist" won Best Movie onstage at the 84th Annual Academy Awards on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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84th Annual Academy Awards - "The Artist"
Producer Thomas Langmann, actor Jean Dujardin, director Michel Hazanavicius, actors James Cromwell, Berenice Bejo, Uggie the dog, Penelope Ann Miller, and Missi Pyle pose in the press room after winning the Best Picture Award at the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.
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