Oscars 2014: Cate Blanchett Wins Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

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The ballots have been cast, and the winner has been chosen. Cate Blanchett wins Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for her work in the film Blue Jasmine.

A motion picture can cause many different emotions; it can make you laugh, make you cry, or even scare you right out of your own skin. However, none of this would be possible if it wasn’t for the actors and actresses putting their hearts and souls into their roles and bringing their characters to life on the screen.

Here is a look at Blanchett’s reaction as her name was called.

Credit: Zombie Prophet

Credit: Zombie Prophet

 

Here is a look at the nominees.

Amy Adams – American Hustle

Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine

Sandra Bullock – Gravity

Judi Dench – Philomena

Meryl Streep – August Osage County

 

Tonight is the biggest night in all of Hollywood. The Oscars is the night where all the greatest actors and actresses gather to celebrate excellence in all aspects of film. Everything from actors in leading roles to the man or woman sitting behind a keyboard putting together an amazing score to make your favorite scenes in your favorite movies all that much better.

Throughout the night, talk show host and comedienne Ellen DeGeneres will be guiding you though tonight’s festivities as she hosts the 86th Annual Academy Awards live at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California.

Make sure to check back with FanSided throughout the night as we bring you all the winners, the laughs, the tears, and everything that comes with the greatest night in all of Hollywood.

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