23 February 2013 8:25 AM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

'Iw Talks to the Oscar 13' Nominees' is a daily series running through to this year's Oscar ceremony (February 24) that features new or previously published interviews with some of this year's nominees. Today, we're running a new interview with Best Supporting Actress nominee Jacki Weaver ("Silver Linings Playbook"). Of all the Oscar acting nominees announced in the wee hours of the morning on January 10th, none surprised more than the Best Supporting Actress net for "Silver Linings Playbook" star Jacki Weaver. Making her feat even sweeter was the fact that her three co-stars in the film -- Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro -- all snagged nominations, marking the first time in 31 years that a film has managed that feat. Indiewire caught up with the 65-year-old two time Oscar nominee (she was previously nominated in the same category for her terrifying performance in the 2010 Australian crime saga "Animal. »

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