Photos: On the Red Carpet at the Oscars

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the Oscars

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HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actress Gwyneth Paltrow arrives at the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

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Associated Press

Posted on February 26, 2012 at 8:25 PM

Updated Saturday, Nov 23 at 3:22 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Octavia Spencer of "The Help" is the winner of the Academy Award for best supporting actress.

The 39-year-old Spencer played tart-tongued maid Minny Jackson in the movie about Southern life as the 1960s civil rights movement unfolded.

The Iranian domestic drama "A Separation" has won the best foreign language film at the Academy Awards.

It's the first time an Iranian film has taken the honor.

"Undefeated" has won the best documentary feature.

Martin Scorsese's "Hugo" has won four prizes so far at tonight's Academy Awards. It's taken the Oscars for cinematography, art direction, sound editing and sound mixing.

"Rango" won an Oscar for best animated feature film.

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