The 84th Academy Awards took place in Hollywood last night and these are the winners. "The Artist" was crowned best picture. The black-and-white silent film won a total of five awards.
Jean Dujardin won Best Actor and Meryl Streep took home the award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her performance as Margaret Thatcher in "The Iron Lady".
Octavia Spencer earned the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in "The Help". The Oscar for Best Supporting Actor went to 82-year-old Christopher Plummer for his role in "Beginners".