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Oscars 2005
The Academy has spoken, but how did you vote? See the results of the BBC News website's readers' poll and watch video clips of the winners and runners up. ?
Image of Annette BeningAnnette Bening: Being Julia Image of Catalina Sandino MorenoCatalina Sandino Moreno: Maria, Full Of Grace Image of Imelda StauntonImelda Staunton: Vera Drake

Annette Bening turns in a spirited performance as a musical actress in 1930s London in this tale of love, folly and revenge.

This young actress plays a teenage drug mule who takes a desperate gamble to escape a life of poverty in Colombia for the United States.

Imelda Staunton stars as a mother whose secret role as a backstreet abortionist in postwar Britain leads to tragic consequences.

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Image of Hilary SwankHilary Swank: Million Dollar Baby Image of Kate WinsletKate Winslet: Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind Vote results for Best Actress; Annette Bening:7.63%,Catalina S Moreno:9.37%,Imelda Staunton:24.2%, Hilary Swank:22.39%, Kate Winslet:36.32%. Overall there were 10208 votes cast.

Hilary Swank won the second Oscar of her career for her performance as a young female boxer aiming for a title shot.

Kate Winslet plays one half of an estranged couple who undertake memory-erasing treatment in an effort to deal with their painful break-up.

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