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Best Picture: Beasts of the Southern Wild, Silver Linings, Zero Dark 30, Lincoln, Les Miserables, Life of Pi, Amour, Django, Argo
Best Actress: Naomi Watts, Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, Emmanuelle Riva, Quevenzhane Wallis
Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis, Denzel Washington, Hugh Jackman, Bradley Cooper, Joaquin Phoenix (!)
Best Director: David O. Russell, Ang Lee, Steven Spielberg, Michael Haneke, Benh Zeitlin
Original Screenplay: Flight, Zero Dark Thirty, Django Unchained, Amour, Moonrise Kingdom
Adapted Screenplay: Beasts of the Southern Wild, Argo, Lincoln, Silver Linings Playbook, Life of Pi
Best Foreign Film: Amour, No, War Witch, A Royal Affair, Kon-Tiki
Best Supporting Actress: Sally Field, Anne Hathaway, Jacki Weaver, Helen Hunt, Amy Adams
Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robert De Niro, Alan Arkin, Tommy Lee Jones
Christopher Plummer has been nominated for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his part in Beginners. He had some harsh words for fellow nominee Terrence Malick, director of Tree of Life.
Tilda Swinton was a part of our star-studded Oscar Roundtable, and explained why she gave her Oscar away. Watch the best moments to find out why.