"12 Years a Slave" Wins Best Picture Oscar - WBAY

"12 Years a Slave" Wins Best Picture Oscar

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - "12 Years a Slave" has won the best picture Oscar at the 86th Academy Awards.

Alfonso Cuaron won the best director Oscar for "Gravity."

Cate Blanchett won the best actress Oscar for 'Blue Jasmine' and Matthew McConaughey won best actor for "Dallas Buyers Club."

First-time winners Lupita Nyong'o of "12 Years a Slave," and Jared Leto of "Dallas Buyers Club" took supporting acting honors.

Disney's fairytale musical "Frozen" won the Oscar for best animated feature.

The Academy Awards aired live Sunday night from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. It was hosted by Ellen DeGeneres.

 

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