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Mo'Nique wins Best Supporting Actress at 82nd Academy Awards

Robin Williams presented the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress to Mo'Nique who won for her role in Precious.

The other four nominees were Penélope Cruz who was nominated for her role in Nine, Maggie Gyllenhaal for Crazy Heart, and Vera Farmiga and Anna Kendrick for Up in the Air.

Mo'Nique thanked the academy for showing that it could be about the performance and not the politics. She also thanked her husband,

"To my amazing husband Sydney thank you for showing me that sometimes you have to forego doing what's popular in order to do what's right."
What do you think about Mo'Nique winning her first Oscar?



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