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
Jennifer Hudson - Winner: Best Actress in a Supporting Role & Performer: Original Song Nominees from 'Dreamgirls'
Oh my God. I have to just take this moment in. I cannot believe this. Look what God can do. If my grandmother - I didn't think I was going to win but, wow, if my grandmother was here to see me now. She was my biggest inspiration for everything because she was a singer, and she had the passion for it but she never had the chance, and that was the thing that pushed me forward to continue. But I'm so grateful to have my mother here celebrating with me. My boyfriend, my sisters and my brothers back...