An acceptance speech is of utmost importance in addition to the dress (or a Tuxedo), shoes, Lorraine Schwartz to the winner and the audience. It’s a chance to get to know the performer. For some, tell us their journey leading up to the Oscar and for others its a chance to address issues in that political climate. How can we forget Meryl Streep’s powerful speech at the Golden Globes in 2017 when she called out President Trump for mocking a New York Times reporter who has arthrogryposis?
Heres the speech:
Since its the Oscars, the accolade that all actors around the world dream of having one day, they surely have planned for that day when they accept the golden statue, here are some of my favourite speeches from the Oscar stage, in no particular order: