was so distressed over losing Best Actor in a Supporting Role to Alan Arkin
that he left after the award was announced and did not return to the ceremony. As a result he did not see his Dreamgirls
(2006) co-star, Jennifer Hudson
win Best Actress in a Supporting Role. See more
Michael Arndt - Winner: Best Original Screenplay
Thank you very much. You'll have to forgive me, my voice is really shot. A writer is only as good as the people that he works with, so I have to share this will Bill Weinstein and Tom Strickler who read this script when no one else wanted to read it; with my producers, Albert, Ron, Marc, David, Peter and Jeb, who made this movie when no one else wanted to make it; with Greg Kinnear, Toni Collette, Steve Carell, Paul Dano, Alan Arkin and Abigail Breslin, who collectively saved my life; and ...