Oscars 2012: Meryl Streep bags Best Actress award

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    There were no big surprises at this year’s Oscars with the big winners on the night being The Artist and Hugo, which both won five awards each.

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    The Artist,in particular, did amazingly well by picking up several of the biggest gongs including Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Director.

    We’re delighted for Meryl Streep, who won her third Oscar for Best Actress for her portrayal of Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady, while the lovely Octavia Spencer triumphed in the Best Supporting Actress category for her turn in The Help.

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    Take a look at the full 2012 Oscars winners list below…

    Best Picture
    
War Horse

    WINNER: The Artist
    Moneyball

    The Descendants
    
The Tree of Life

    Midnight in Paris

    The Help
Hugo
    
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

    Best Actress

    Glenn Close, Albert Nobbs
    
Rooney Mara, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

    Viola Davis, The Help

    WINNER: Meryl Streep, The Iron Lady
    
Michelle Williams, My Week With Marilyn

    Best Actor
    
Demian Bichir, A Better Life
    
George Clooney, The Descendants

    WINNER: Jean Dujardin, The Artist 

    Gary Oldman, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
    
Brad Pitt, Moneyball

    Best Director

    WINNER: Michel Hazanivicius, The Artist

    Alexander Payne, The Descendants
    
Martin Scorsese, Hugo
    
Woody Allen, Midnight in Paris

    Terrence Malick, The Tree of Life

    Short Film (Animated)
    
Dimanche/Sunday
    
WINNER: The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
    
La Luna
    
A Morning Stroll


    Documentary Short Subject
    The Barber of Birmingham: Foot Soldier of the Civil Rights Movement
    God Is the Bigger Elvis
    Incident in New Baghdad
    WINNER: Saving Face
    The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom

    Best Original Screenplay

    Michel Hazanivicius, The Artist
    
Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo, Bridesmaids
    
WINNER: Woody Allen, Midnight in Paris
    
J.C. Chandor, Margin Call

    Asghar Farhadi, A Separation

    Best Adapted Screenplay

    WINNER: Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, The Descendants 

    John Logan, Hugo
    
George Clooney, Beau Willimon and Grant Heslov, The Ides of March
    
Steven Zaillian, Aaron Sorkin and Stan Chervin, Moneyball

    Bridget O’Connor and Peter Straughan, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

    Music (Original Song)
    
WINNER: ‘Man or Muppet’ from The Muppets, Bret McKenzie

    ‘Real in Rio’ from Rio, Sergio Mendes, Carlinhos Brown and Siedah Garrett

    Music (Original Score)

    John Williams, The Adventures of Tintin

    WINNER: Ludovic Bource, The Artist 

    Howard Shore, Hugo

    Alberto Iglesias, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

    John Williams, War Horse

    Supporting Actor
    
Kenneth Branagh, My Week With Marilyn

    Jonah Hill, Moneyball
    
Nick Nolte, Warrior

    WINNER: Christopher Plummer, Beginners
    
Max von Sydow, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

    Visual Effects
    
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

    WINNER: Hugo 

    Real Steel
    
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
    
Transformers: Dark Side of the Moon

    Best Animated Feature

    A Cat in Paris

    Chico & Rita
    Kung Fu Panda 2

    Puss in Boots

    WINNER: Rango

    Documentary Feature

    Hell and Back Again
    
If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front

    Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory
Pina
    
WINNER: Undefeated

    Sound Mixing

    The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

    WINNER: Hugo

    Moneyball
    
Transformers: Dark Side of the Moon
    
War Horse

    Sound Editing

    Drive
    
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

    WINNER: Hugo

    Transformers: Dark Side of the Moon
    
War Horse

    Film Editing

    Anne-Sophie Bion and Michel Hazanavicius, The Artist
    
Kevin Tent, The Descendants
    
WINNER: Kirk Baxter and Angus Wall, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
    
Thelma Schoonmaker, Hugo

    Christopher Tellefsen, Moneyball

    Supporting Actress

    Berenice Bejo, The Artist

    Jessica Chastain, The Help
    
Melissa McCarthy, Bridesmaids

    Janet McTeer, Albert Nobbs
    
WINNER: Octavia Spencer, The Help

    Best Foreign Feature
    
Bullhead

    Footnote
    
In Darkness
    
Monsieur Lazhar

    WINNER: A Separation

    Makeup
    
Martial Corneville, Lynn Johnston and Matthew W. Mungle, Albert Nobbs
    
Nick Dudman, Amanda Knight and Lisa Tomblin, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

    WINNER: Mark Coulier and J. Roy Helland, The Iron Lady

    Costume Design
    
Anonymous

    WINNER: The Artist

    Hugo
    
Jane Eyre
    
W.E.

    Art Direction

    The Artist
    
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2
    
WINNER: Hugo
    
Midnight in Paris
    
War Horse

    Cinematography

    The Artist
    
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

    WINNER: Hugo
    
The Tree of Life
    
War Horse

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