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Gary Oldman does Winston Churchill proud with Oscar victory

Gary Oldman did Winston Churchill proud.

Oldman's performance as the indomitable British statesman in "Darkest Hour" earned the best actor Oscar on Sunday, capping his triumphant awards season that included a Golden Globe, BAFTA and other trophies for the role.

The English-born Oldman thanked the country that he's made his home.

"I've lived in America for the longest time and I am deeply grateful to her for the loves and the friendships I have made and the many wonderful gifts it has given me. My home, my livelihood, my family and my Oscar," he said. "The movies .... captivated a young man from South London and gave him a...

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