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Slumdog Millionaire Sweeps Oscars

Slumdog Millionaire comes away as the big winner of the 2009 Academy Awards, capturing eight Oscars, including: Best Picture, Best Director (Danny Boyle), Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Original Score, Best Original Song (Jai Ho), Best Cinematography, Best Sound Mixing and Best Film Editing!

If you haven’t seen the film yet, go see it! JJ approved!

Sean Penn walked away with his second Oscar for Best Actor in Milk.

Kate Winslet won her long sought-after Oscar for Best Actress in The Reader. Kate had received six nominations up until this point.

Complete list of 2009 Oscar winners after the jump… More Here! »

Natalie Portman -- Oscars 2009

Ntalie Portman looks pretty in pink in a Rodarte dress, Stella McCartney shoes, Kwiat jewelry and Vintage Rialto clutch as she arrives at the 2009 Oscars held at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday evening (February 22).

Nat presented Best Cinematography with Ben Stiller. Slumdog Millionaire took home that award.

Hugh Jackman is hosting the 2009 Oscars. Performers for the night also include: Anne Hathaway, Beyoncé, Zac Efron & Vanessa Hudgens and Amanda Seyfried & Dominic Cooper.

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Mickey Rourke -- Oscars 2009

Mickey Rourke looks sharp in his all white tux at the 2009 Oscars held at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday night (February 22).

The 56-year-old actor was nominated for his role in The Wrestler for Best Actor. Sean Penn took home the award.

Hugh Jackman is hosting the 2009 Oscars. Performers for the night also include: Anne Hathaway, Beyoncé, Zac Efron & Vanessa Hudgens and Amanda Seyfried & Dominic Cooper.

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Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt -- Oscars 2009

Hollywood royalty Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt take the red carpet by storm as they arrive at the 2009 Oscars held at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday evening (February 22).

Angie works out an Elie Saab gown, Lorraine Schwartz jewelry, Ferragamo shoes and a Lana Marks bag. Brad went with a classic Tom Ford tux and David Yurman ring, cufflinks, and shirt studs.

Angie is nominated for Best Actress for her role in Changeling while Brad is nominated for Best Actor for his role in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.

Hugh Jackman is hosting the 2009 Oscars. Performers for the night also include: Anne Hathaway, Beyoncé, Zac Efron & Vanessa Hudgens and Amanda Seyfried & Dominic Cooper.

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Heath Ledger Wins Posthumous Oscar

Heath Ledger posthumously won an Oscar (Best Supporting Actor) for his role as the Joker in the Dark Knight.

Ledger‘s parents and sister accepted the award on their son’s behalf and said that his 3-year-old daughter, Matilda would receive the award.

Here are the acceptance speeches:
Kim Ledger: First of all, I have to say this is ever so humbling. Just being amongst such wonderful people, such a wonderful industry. Firstly, I’d like to thank the Academy for recognizing our son’s amazing work, Warner Bros. and Christopher Nolan in particular, for allowing Heath the creative license to develop and explore this crazy Joker character. To Steve Alexander, Heath’s mentor, special friend and agent for 10 years. We love you, Steve. This award tonight would’ve humbly validated Heath’s quiet determination to be truly accepted by you all here, his peers, within an industry he so loved. Thank you.

Sally Bell: Heath was such a compassionate and generous soul who added so much excitement and inspiration to our lives. We have been truly overwhelmed by the honor and respect being bestowed upon him with this award. Tonight, we are choosing to celebrate and be happy for what he has achieved.

Kate Ledger:
Heath, we both knew what you had created in the Joker was extraordinarily special and had even talked about being here on this very day. We really wish you were, but we proudly accept this award on behalf of your beautiful Matilda. Thank you.

Robert Pattinson -- Oscars 2009

Robert Pattinson suits up to attend the 2009 Oscars held at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday night (February 22).

The 22-year-old Twilight hunk presented a montage of what love looked like in 2008 with Mamma Mia! starlet Amanda Seyfreid.

Hugh Jackman is hosting the 2009 Oscars. Performers for the night also include: Anne Hathaway, Beyoncé, Zac Efron & Vanessa Hudgens and Amanda Seyfried & Dominic Cooper.


Robert Pattinson & Amanda Seyfreid – What Love Looked Like in 2008

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Marisa Tomei -- Oscars 2009

Marisa Tomei looks stunning in a Versace gown (jewels by Van Cleef and Arpels) with an elongated train as she arrives at the 2009 Oscars held at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday evening (February 22).

The 44-year-old actress was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for The Wrestler, however, Penelope Cruz won the Oscar for her role in Vicky Cristina Barcelona.

Hugh Jackman is hosting the 2009 Oscars. Performers for the night also include: Anne Hathaway, Beyoncé, Zac Efron & Vanessa Hudgens and Amanda Seyfried & Dominic Cooper.

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