Of the twenty actors nominated that year, Judi Dench
was the only one not in attendance. She had recently had knee surgery and was still hospitalized on Oscar night. See more
Graham King - Winner: Best Picture
Wow. To be standing here where the Queen of England just stood, Idi Amin, is pretty incredible. To be standing here where Martin Scorsese won his Oscar is such a joy, such a joy. Now I have to read something. I want to thank Warner Bros.: amazing guys to work with, Alan Horn, Jeff Robinov, Dan Lin, a huge thanks to Kevin McCormick who takes my fifteen calls a day every day. All the cast and crew that Marty just mentioned. You know, I've been lucky enough to work with this guy four times now and...