Of the twenty nominated actors that year, Sean Penn
was the only one not in attendance. However, nominee Will Smith
left before his category was announced to take care of his sick son. See more
Catherine Martin - Winner: Best Costume Design
I'm fumbling. We would like to thank the Academy. This award represents thousands of man-hours of delicate but nonetheless backbreaking work of over a hundred of our colleagues and countrymen. We thank them all. Thanks to Angus, who's beside me now, and was beside me when we did everything. And to the extraordinary Baz Luhrmann who has got us up here, who cares as much about the embroidery detail on a can-can skirt as he does about lens size or dialogue. It was your vision, this is your Oscar, ...