[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Last Updated: Monday, 1 March, 2004, 06:46 GMT
In pictures: Oscar winners
Peter Jackson
1 of 8
Peter Jackson crowned an historic triumph for The Return of the King with prizes for best director and film, as well as wins in nine other categories.
Charlize Theron
2 of 8
Charlize Theron thanked "everyone" in her native South Africa after winning the best actress prize.
Sean Penn
3 of 8
Best actor winner Sean Penn, known for his outspoken anti-war views, referred to weapons of mass destruction in his acceptance speech.
Renee Zelwegger
4 of 8
Cold Mountain star Renee Zellweger was emotional as she took to the stage for her best supporting actress award.
Tim Robbins and Catherine Zeta Jones
5 of 8
Tim Robbins received his best supporting actor prize from one of last year's recipients, Catherine Zeta Jones.
Annie Lennox
6 of 8
Former Eurythmics singer Annie Lennox was honoured for the song Into the West from The Return of the King.
Blake Edwards (r) with Jim Carrey
7 of 8
Film-maker Blake Edwards indulged in some slapstick as he received an honorary Oscar from presenter Jim Carrey.
Sofia Coppola
8 of 8
Sofia Coppola missed out on best director but won best original screenplay for Lost In Translation.


The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


News Front Page | Africa | Americas | Asia-Pacific | Europe | Middle East | South Asia
UK | Business | Entertainment | Science/Nature | Technology | Health
Have Your Say | In Pictures | Week at a Glance | Country Profiles | In Depth | Programmes
Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific