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Pics: Uggie from 'The Artist' and other dog stars

Oscar host Billy Crystal plays What are the Stars Thinking? with Uggie from The Artist at the 84th annual Academy Awards in Hollywood, Calif., Feb. 26. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Return to Article
The Jack Russell Terrier Uggie, pictured with Berenice Bejo, has become a huge star thanks to the Oscar-winning film The Artist. See pictures of the canine star, along with other dogs that made an impact on the big screen in the past few years. (The Weinstein Co.) Return to Article
Uggie, Missi Pyle and Jean Dujardin in The Artist. (The Weinstein Co.) Return to Article
Uggie arrives at the AFI Fest in Los Angles in November 2011. (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images) Return to Article
The Artist star Jean Dujardin and Uggie at the AFI Fest in Los Angeles in November 2011. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) Return to Article
The Artist writer-director Michel Hazanavicius and star Berenice Bejo along with Uggie at the AFI Fest in Los Angeles in November 2011. (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images) Return to Article
Uggie paws the Golden Globe won by The Artist for Best Motion Picture Musical or Comedy in January. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Return to Article
Uggie on the red carpet at the Golden Globes after-party put on by The Weinstein Company in January. (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) Return to Article
Michel Hazanavicius, Uggie, Jean Dujardin, James Cromwell and Penelope Ann Miller in January attend the LA City Council s inaugural Made in Hollywood commendation honoring The Artist. (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images) Return to Article
The Jack Russell Terrier Uggie has become a huge star thanks to the Oscar-winning film "The Artist." See pictures of the canine star, along with other dogs who've made an impact on the big screen in the past few years. (Photos compiled by Tim Lammers) Return to Article
Uggie was only one of several dogs to make a splash in the movies over the past year. Here, Cosmo, a Jack Russell Terrier, plays the role of Arthur the dog opposite Ewan McGregor in Beginners. (Focus Features) Return to Article
Christopher Plummer, Cosmo and Ewan McGregor in Beginners. (Focus Features) Return to Article
Melanie Laurent, Cosmo and Ewan McGregor in Beginners. (Focus Features) Return to Article
Sacha Baron Cohen and his canine co-star, Blackie the Doberman Pinscher, in Hugo. (Paramount Pictures) Return to Article
Charlize Theron totes along Hummer the Pomeranian in Young Adult in 2011. (Paramount Pictures) Return to Article
Dogs even scampered about in motion capture films in 2011. Here Snowy is pictured with Tintin (Jamie Bell) in The Adventures of Tintin. (Paramount Pictures) Return to Article
Snowy in The Adventures of Tintin. (Paramount Pictures) Return to Article
Tintin and Snowy in The Adventures of Tintin. (Paramount Pictures) Return to Article
Hank the Basset Hound plays Elway in The Smurfs in 2011. (Sony Pictures) Return to Article
Dug (voiced by Bob Peterson) played a major role in Up in 2009, starring the voices of Ed Asner (Carl) and Jordan Nagai (Russell). (Disney/Pixar) Return to Article
Dug (Bob Peterson), Carl (Ed Asner) and Russell (Jordan Nagai) in Up. (Disney/Pixar) Return to Article
Marley was played by a Labrador Retreiver named Jonah and other Labs in Marley and Me in 2008. (20th Century Fox) Return to Article
Jennifer Aniston and her canine co-star in Marley and Me. (20th Century Fox) Return to Article
Owen Wilson and his canine co-star in Marley and Me. (20th Century Fox) Return to Article
John Travolta voiced the title character, a dog who starred in his own TV series, in Bolt in 2008. (Walt Disney Pictures) Return to Article
Bolt (John Travolta) in Bolt. (Walt Disney Pictures) Return to Article
George Lopez provided the voice of Papi the Chihuahua in Beverly Hills Chihuahua in 2008. (Walt Disney Pictures) Return to Article
Papi (George Lopez), Chloe (Drew Barrymore) and Delgado (Andy Garcia) in Beverly Hills Chihuahua. (Walt Disney Pictures) Return to Article

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