The 84th Academy Awards are in the books and the two films that dominated the nominations came out on top. The Artist earned 10 nods and Hugo scored 11. By the end of the evening, The Artist was the Best Picture and nabbed a total of five Oscars while Hugo delighted in its own right by taking home its own five Oscars.
The Artist was the first silent film to win Best Picture since Wings. The film’s star Jean Dujardin scored the Best Actor award while Meryl Streep finally won her first Oscar in almost three decades.
Without further ado, we present the winners of the 2012 Academy Awards and stay with Movie Fanatic as we present more from this year’s Oscars!
2012 Oscar Winners:
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Michel Hazanavicius, The Artist
Best Adapted Screenplay
Best Original Screenplay
Midnight in Paris
Best Foreign Film
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Best Animated Film
Best Art Direction
The Iron Lady
Man or Muppet, The Muppets
Short Film (Animated)
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore