'Argo,' Daniel Day-Lewis lead winners in 85th Oscars-A A +A
Monday, February 25, 2013
THE man who played the life of one of America's most revered leaders took his third Best Actor trophy in the 85th Academy Awards on Sunday night (Monday morning in Manila).
Daniel Day-Lewis earned raves for his performance in "Lincoln", which tackled the life of the late US President Abraham Lincoln who was credited for ending slavery of African-Americans in the 1860s.
Jennifer Lawrence, meanwhile, was named Best Actress in "Silver Linings Playbook".
Oscar favorite Anne Hathaway bagged the Best Supporting Actress award for her role as Fantine in movie musical "Les Miserables" while Christoph Waltz won the Best Supporting Actor trophy for "Django Unchained".
Director Ang Lee went home with his second Oscar trophy, this time for "Life of Pi", while Grant Heslov, George Clooney and Ben Affleck's "Argo" was named Best Picture.
Here's the complete list of winners in this year's Oscars.
Best Picture: "Argo"
Best Director: Ang Lee ("Life of Pi")
Best Actress: Jennifer Lawrence ("Silver Linings Playbook")
Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis ("Lincoln")
Best Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway ("Les Miserables")
Best Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz ("Django Unchained")
Best Original Screenplay: "Django Unchained"
Best Adapted Screenplay: "Argo"
Best Animated Short Film: "Paperman"
Best Animated Feature Film: "Brave"
Best Foreign Language Film: "Amour"
Best Documentary Feature: "Searching for Sugar Man"
Best Documentary Short: "Inocente"
Best Live Action Short: "Curfew"
Best Cinematography: "Life of Pi"
Best Visual Effects: "Life of Pi"
Best Costume Design: "Anna Karenina"
Best Makeup and Hairstyle: "Les Miserables"
Best Production Design: "Lincoln"
Best Editing: "Argo"
Best Sound Editing: "Zero Dark Thirty" and "Skyfall"
Best Sound Mixing: "Les Miserables"
Best Original Score: "Life of Pi"
Best Original Song: "Skyfall" by Adele
Held at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California, the Academy recognized the best Hollywood films of 2012.
The show was hosted by Seth MacFarlane. (Sunnex)