Michael Douglas is here to present an award. After his struggle with cancer last year, the star is back, looking and sounding great. He is presenting the award for Best Director. The award goes to Michel Hazanavicius, The Artist.
“I am the happiest director in the world right now. Thank you Academy. I want to thank the cast. I want to thank all the crew. Agi (sp) the dog. Sometimes life is beautiful and today is one of those days”.
The award for Best Motion Picture is presented by Michael Douglas. He says thank you, “There’s got to be an easier way to get a standing ovation.” Well Mr Douglas I’m glad you’ve come through it. You are looking strong and good!
The award goes to The Social Network.
I want to thank everyone at Facebook. Mark Zuckerberg for allowing us to tell a story about his life. A brilliant cast. The extraordinary right brain, left brain Jesse Eissenberg and Andrew Garfield. David Fincher thank you for producing his best work. Thank you Hollywood Foreign Press. Thank you all for an amazing year in film.”