The Oscar for Actress In a Supporting Role went to Octavia Spencer for The Help.
The nominees were:
Here's some Twitter reaction to Spencer's win:
Octavia Spencer just made me break into the ugly cry. Lovin the
Octavia just made me cry. Congratulations!
Congrats to Octavia Spencer and '...the hottest guy in the room'
Who was that gorgeous vanilla hunk with Octavia Spencer? I hope that's her boo! I'm so happy for her win!!
That Octavia Spencer speech is the first real thing I've seen during this
Congratulations to Octavia Spencer on her Oscar win for The Help. It's a beautiful film and Octavia was amazing in it.
Oh good! Billy Crystal is making segregation jokes! A nice tribute to Octavia