CAIRO - 10 February 2020: Laura Dern wins best supporting actress for Marriage Story.
“I share this with my acting heroes: my legends Diane Ladd and Bruce Dern," she said as the audience erupted in cheers.
Dern gave emotional acceptance speech and thanked her entire family.
"I would like to say a special thank you to the gifts of the love stories in my life: my stepchildren C.J. and Harris, my heart and inspiration Ellery and Jaya," the 52-year-old actress said.
Taika Waititi wins best adapted screenplay for “Jojo Rabbit”
Waititi joked about his statue, “This is really light! It’s supposed to be heavy.”
Waititi thanked his mother, as well as the original author of “Jojo Rabbit” Christine Leunens, stating, “There are many people that I want to thank, but I won’t because I can’t remember them.”
He dedicated his Oscar to “All the indigenous kids of the world who want to do art and dance and write stories” Waititi said, holding up his trophy, “We are the original storytellers and we can make it here as well. Thank you.”