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Oscars honour Toy Story 3 but King's Speech is big winner

Jessie, Buzz Lightyear and Woody from Toy Story 3

Toy Story 3 had a great night at the Oscars - winning two awards.

The latest adventures of Woody, Buzz Lightyear and their playroom friends picked up prizes for best animation and best original song.

They missed out on winning best film to The King's speech, which also won three other top awards - best actor, best director and best original screenplay.

The film is based on the story of the Queen's dad, King George VI, and his struggle to overcome his stammer.

Colin Firth, who won the best actor Oscar for his portrayal of King George VI in The King's Speech, and Tom Hooper, who won best director for the same film
Colin Firth with Tom Hooper, who used to direct for CBBC!

Colin Firth, who played the part of the stammering king, picked up the best actor prize.

And here's a bit of trivia for you fact fans... the film's director, Tom Hooper, used to work in children's television directing episodes of CBBC's Byker Grove!