Oscar Crashes Twitter and Celebrates Diversity

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ellen Degeneres Oscar
Ellen DeGeneres Twitter picture crashes Twitter 2.5 million retweets

The 2014 Oscar awards has been one of the most watched and tweeted events in several years. Host Ellen DeGeneres created unique moments, including the above picture which was re-tweeted over 2 million times, which crashed twitter. One of Ellen’s funniest line throughout the night was about Jennifer Lawrence who fell again , this time on the red carpet.  The Best Dress  couple award goes to Will Smith and Jada Picket Smith.  

Will and Jada Smith at 2014 Oscar

The big wins was for Gravity which won 7 gold men this year. The Original Song  category which nominated  “Happy” by Pharell Williams, was won by “Let It Go” Frozen.  This year’s awards also celebrated diversity , with two Oscar wins for “12 years a Slave”, for Best Film and Best Supporting actress.

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Lupita Nyong’o: Best Supporting actress

SEE SOME PICTURES.. [fb_embed_post href=”http://facebook.com/madnesslive/” width=”550″/]   THE WINNERS ARE… Best picture “12 Years a Slave” — WINNER “American Hustle” “Captain Phillips” “Dallas Buyers Club” “Gravity” “Her” “Nebraska” “Philomena” “The Wolf of Wall Street” Actor in a leading role Christian Bale – “American Hustle” Bruce Dern – “Nebraska” Leonardo DiCaprio – “The Wolf of Wall Street Chiwetel Ejiofor – “12 Years a Slave” Matthew McConaughey – “Dallas Buyers Club” — WINNER Actor in a supporting role Barkhad Abdi – “Captain Phillips” Bradley Cooper – “American Hustle” Michael Fassbender – “12 Years a Slave” Jonah Hill – “The Wolf of Wall Street” Jared Leto – “Dallas Buyers Club” — WINNER Actress in a leading role Amy Adams – “American Hustle” Cate Blanchett – “Blue Jasmine” — WINNER Sandra Bullock – “Gravity” Judi Dench – “Philomena” Meryl Streep – “August: Osage County” Actress in a supporting role Sally Hawkins – “Blue Jasmine” Jennifer Lawrence – “American Hustle” Lupita Nyong’o – “12 Years a Slave” — WINNER Julia Roberts – “August: Osage County” June Squibb – “Nebraska” Directing Alfonso Cuaron – “Gravity” — WINNER Steve McQueen – “12 Years a Slave” Alexander Payne – “Nebraska” David O. Russell – “American Hustle” Martin Scorsese – “The Wolf of Wall Street” Writing (adapted screenplay)“12 Years A Slave” – John Ridley — WINNER “Before Midnight” – Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke “Captain Phillips” – Billy Ray “Philomena” – Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope “The Wolf of Wall Street” – Terence Winter Writing (original screenplay) “American Hustle” – Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell “Blue Jasmine” – Woody Allen “Dallas Buyers Club” – Craig Borten and Melisa Wallack “Her” – Spike Jonze — WINNER “Nebraska” – Bob Nelson Animated feature film “The Croods” “Despicable Me 2” “Ernest & Celestine” “Frozen” — WINNER “The Wind Rises” Documentary (feature) “The Act of Killing” “Cutie and the Boxer” “Dirty Wars” “The Square” “20 Feet From Stardom” — WINNER Music (original song) “Happy” – “Despicable Me 2” – Pharrell Williams “Let it Go” – “Frozen” – Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez — WINNER “Ordinary Love” – “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” – U2, lyrics by Paul Hewson, aka Bono “The Moon Song” – “Her” – music by Karen O, lyrics by Karen O and Spike Jonze Music (original score) “The Book Thief” – John Williams “Gravity” Steven Price — WINNER “Her” – William Butler and Owen Pallett “Philomena” – Alexandre Desplat “Saving Mr. Banks” – Thomas Newman Visual effects “Gravity” — WINNER “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” “Iron Man 3” “The Lone Ranger” “Star Trek Into Darkness” Cinematography “The Grandmaster” “Gravity” — WINNER “Inside Llewyn Davis” “Nebraska” “Prisoners” Costume design “12 Years a Slave” “American Hustle” “The Grandmaster” “The Great Gatsby” — WINNER “The Invisible Woman” Makeup and hairstyling “Dallas Buyers Club” — WINNER “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” “The Lone Ranger” Film editing “12 Years a Slave” “American Hustle” “Captain Phillips” “Dallas Buyers Club” “Gravity” — WINNER Documentary (short subject) “CaveDigger” “Facing Fear” “Karama Has No Walls” “The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life” — WINNER “Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall” Foreign language film “The Broken Circle Breakdown” – Belgium “The Great Beauty” – Italy — WINNER “The Hunt” – Denmark “The Missing Picture” – Cambodia “Omar” – Palestine Short film (live action) “Aquel No Era Yo (That Wasn’t Me)” “Avant Que De Tout Perdre (Just before Losing Everything)” “Helium” — WINNER “Pitaako Mun Kaikki Hoitaa? (Do I Have to Take Care of Everything?)” “The Voorman Problem” Short film (animated) “Feral” “Get a Horse!” “Mr. Hublot” — WINNER “Possessions” “Room on the Broom” Production design “12 Years a Slave” “American Hustle” “Gravity” “The Great Gatsby” — WINNER “Her” Sound editing “All Is Lost” “Captain Phillips” “Gravity” — WINNER “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” “Lone Survivor” Sound mixing “Captain Phillips” “Gravity” — WINNER “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” “Inside Llewyn Davis” “Lone Survivor”