Best Actor Oscar; clockwise from left, My Left Foot (1990); There Will Be Blood (2008) and Lincoln (2013)
“Daniel Day-Lewis will no longer be working as an actor,” Leslee Dart, a spokeswoman for Mr. Lewis said in a statement released on Tuesday. “He is immensely grateful to all of his collaborators and audiences over the many years. This is a private decision and neither he nor his representatives will make any further comment on this subject.”
Leslee Dart, spokeswoman for Daniel Day lewis Lewis
I thought that this is fairly suitable for the site. Daniel Day lewis speaking [at the Ireland American Fund dinner in New York] this week about the Wicklow Hospice and introducing their Chairperson for Fundraising (I’ve to declare an interest – it’s my mum). Just thought I’d flag it as it’s a touching introduction, and I know the charity are always keen for as much publicity as possible.
Best Picture: “Argo”
Director: Ang Lee (“Life of Pi”)
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence (“Silver Linings Playbook”)
Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis (“Lincoln”)
Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway (“Les Miserables”)
Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz (“Django Unchained”)
Original Screenplay: “Django Unchained”
Adapted Screenplay: “Argo” Animated Short Film: “Paperman”
Animated Feature Film: “Brave”
Foreign Language Film: “Amour”
Documentary Feature: “Searching for Sugar Man”
Documentary Short: “Inocente”
Live Action Short: “Curfew”
Cinematography: “Life of Pi”
Visual Effects: “Life of Pi”
Costume Design: “Anna Karenina”
Makeup and Hairstyle: “Les Miserables”
Production Design: “Lincoln”
Best Editing: “Argo”
Sound Editing: “Zero Dark Thirty” and “Skyfall”
Sound Mixing: “Les Miserables”
Original Score: “Life of Pi”
Original Song: “Skyfall” by Adele.
Daniel and ‘Abe’ at The Savoy cinema, Dublin this evening for the Irish premiere of Lincoln.
From top: Katie Taylor, Edge, Sally Field (with Shane Mac Gowan in the wings); President Higgins; Bono and Ali Hewson; Spielberg and fan; Chris de Burgh with Diane de Burgh (left) and Rosanna Davison; Day Lewis and fans; Bono and Ali Hewson with Paul McGuinness and Kathy Gilfillan; Dan and fan photo; Dan, Squee and Sabina; Daniel Day Lewis.
Pics 1-5, Emily. Pics 5-12: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland)