Octavia Spencer

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Dallas Women Lived Their Own Version Of “The Help”

Octavia Spencer won the Academy Award for her supporting role in “The Help.” She played a Mississippi housemaid during segregation. Two women in Dallas say they lived the experience.

02/28/2012

Actor Jean Dujardin, winner of the Best Actor Award for "The Artist," attends the 84th Annual Academy Awards Governors Ball held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

“The Artist” Takes Home Oscar’s Top Prize

“The Artist” won five Academy Awards on Sunday night including Best Picture, becoming the first silent film to win Hollywood’s highest honors since 1929.

02/27/2012

Actor Jean Dujardin poses in the press room with his award for Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Leading Role for "The Artist" during the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 29, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Lively SAG Awards Features Some Surprising Winners

Finally, an awards show with some surprises. The SAG Awards featured some unexpected winners, including “The Help” for best overall cast performance.

01/30/2012