Of the twenty nominated actors that year, Paul Newman
was the only one not in attendance. He had decided a few years earlier that he was through with award ceremonies. See more
Adrien Brody - Winner: Best Actor in a Leading Role
I bet they didn't tell you that was in the gift bag. Oh my god. Thank you. Thank you, really. Oh my goodness. It doesn't come out in slow motion, but it doesn't really ring a bell. The name - I didn't know my name. This Adrien? Okay. I haven't really written a speech because every time I wrote a speech for the past one of these things I didn't win. But, you know, there comes a time in life when everything seems to make sense and this is not one of those times. What I do know though is that I've...