refused to perform the Oscar nominated song for WALL·E
(2008) when the show producers said the song had to be edited down due to its "long" running time. Only the two other nominated songs for Slumdog Millionaire
(2008) were presented in the show performed by John Legend
as being one full act. See more
The Academy loves range. Kate Winslet is here tonight. She's an English woman who played a German woman. Nominated. Robert Downey Jr. is here also. An American who played an Australian who played an African-American. Nominated. Whereas I who am an Australian who played an Australian in a movie called Australia. Hosting.