Taking to the stage, she said: "It's genuinely quite stressful".
So, the question is, after seven nominations and 40 years in the industry, how does Close feel about losing the Oscar to the first-time nominee and underdog, OliviaColman? I have to thank lots of people.
In her Oscar-winning role, Colman played a gout-ravaged queen torn between two female cousins - Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone - vying for her attention.
"If you are at home sitting on your couch and watching this now, all I can say is this is hard work", she stated.
Colman's Favourite co-star and Oscar victor Emma Stone - who was nominated for her supporting role in Yorgos Lanthimos's darkly comic period piece - was among those most visibly ecstatic with Colman's win, as she hugged and kissed her co-star with delight. "And any little girl who is practicing their speech on the telly, you never know".
In the biggest upset of the night, Britain's Olivia Colman won her first Oscar for her role as petulant monarch Queen Anne in Fox Searchlight period comedy "The Favourite", beating presumed front-runner Glenn Close, who starred in "The Wife".
But the biggest victor at the Oscars was Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, which took home four awards including best actor for Rami Malek, best film editing, best sound editing and best sound mixing.
"This is not how I wanted it to be", Colman continued, referencing Close's domination of the 2018-19 awards season. But I kind of hope you are.
Nominated in eight categories and the second most honoured film, it was only awarded one prize, for make-up and hair styling.
Lady Gaga collected the gong for best original song with Mark Ronson, Andrew Wyatt and Anthony Rossomando for their creation Shallow. Same, honestly. It appeared Colman was just as surprised with her win as the rest of the room, as she blushed profusely and appeared flustered.
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A doctor attends a victim, who had consumed bootleg liquor, at a hospital in Jorhat in the north-eastern state of Assam, India. One worker who is undergoing treatment at Golaghat Hospital told the BBC that he had been at a tea plantation on Thursday.
Smollett's attorneys say they plan to mount an "aggressive defense" against his disorderly conduct charge. Authorities believe Smollett, who is black and openly gay, staged the attack because he wanted a raise.
This was the fourth time that Casey had a 54-hole lead of at least two shots on the PGA Tour and failed to win. Casey also closed Monday's play with a birdie putt at 18 to finish alone in second at 16 under.
One supporter of the deal Van Bramer spoke to "seemed genuinely anxious , and that led me to believe that it was real", he said. Andrew Cuomo , in a speech to a business group on Long Island, said his Democratic colleagues in the state Senate are to blame.
But Edelman usually goes with a more clean-cut look in the offseason, so with the season over it's time for his annual shave. Edelman agreed to it, and even matched her $10K donation. "I love you, beard", Edelman said.
The recommended way to update your devices is to tap Settings General Software Update and carry out the update from there. Apple has released an iOS and macOS update, which fixes the FaceTime privacy bug that was highlighted last week.
Nhung agreed: "I think North Korea now is like Vietnam before the U.S. embargo was lifted, poor and economically limited". SAUL LOEB via Getty Images President Donald Trump first met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in June 2018.
Meanwhile, Venezuelans and Colombians gathered at a border bridge to urge authorities to allow humanitarian aid into the country. We want to work: "the people attempted to force their way through", said Viviana Meza, 29, who works in a Cucuta restaurant.
"This relationship is different because Christian understands her on a more intimate level". "There's no long dramatic story". The couple's split was confirmed to United States celebrity magazine People by a representative for the singer.
Payless Shoe Stores Liquidating in 2019
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Refugee 'medivac bill' passes Australia's lower house
In 2010, a boat of 90 asylum seekers - mostly from Iraq and Iran - sank off the island, killing 50 people on board. Medical evacuations have become a loophole in Australia's policy of exiling asylum seekers who arrive by boat.
Ravens Joe Flacco Traded to Broncos
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U.S. revokes Venezuelan lawmakers visas
The Venezuelan military has blocked the bridge where the aid is stationed and Maduro is refusing to allow it in. Mr Guaido said Venezuela's "sovereign and elected" National Assembly has the support of some 60 countries.
Duchess of Sussex's 'best friends' rally to her defense
Since then Thomas had made no attempt to contact Meghan, despite her having the same number, the report claimed. One friend, described as a former co-star, said: "Meg has silently sat back and endured the lies and untruths".