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Allison Janney on Oscar Win: 'I Did It All by Myself

Allison Janney on Oscar Win: 'I Did It All by Myself

"My fellow nominees, you represent everything that is right and good and human about this profession", she continued.

Prior to tonight Janney took home best supporting actress trophies from the Spirit Awards, the Golden Globes, the SAG Awards and Broadcast Film Critics for playing LaVona.

The 58-year-old Janney was considered all but a lock for her performance in "I, Tonya", a dark comedy that follows Tonya Harding's life leading up to the 1994 attack of rival Nancy Kerrigan.

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Atleast she managed not to fall this time! Jennifer yanked up her designer dress and clambered over the auditorium seats. I don't always turn into this masculine alter-ego just to make my friends laugh".

Oscar-winning actress Allison Janney is pictured in the press room of the 90th Annual Academy Awards Governors Ball at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 4, 2018 in Hollywood, California.

After taking a moment, she added, "Nothing further from the truth".

"I am so happy that I have a job to go to after something like this because it could go to your head, and then tomorrow to wake up and feel -- and have nothing to do and have this whole journey be over", Janney explained. "I thought this is exactly the kind of humor that is flawless for this movie".

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Trump previously has said he would be willing to talk to North Korea's leader. "And I said, 'So would we, but you have to de-nuke. Kim Jong-un said, while agreeing to join in the Winter Olympics, that he viewed the United States, not South Korea, as the enemy.

Janney began her acceptance speech with a joke: "I did it all by myself".

"I love the kinds of women's roles that I get to play". My heart broke a little for her watching these interviews because you can see underneath the denial of the hurt that's there. "And it's going to be -- I'm going to have a big crash down after this". "Every night when I would go on [stage, ] I'd look at my co-star, John Hickey, and go, 'There's no moisture in my mouth.' This is what happens when I get nervous". Her other Broadway credits include 9TO 5, A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE and PRESENT LAUGHTER. I'll never be able thank him.

For the Oscar, Janney beat out Laurie Metcalf ("Lady Bird"), Lesley Manville ("Phantom Thread"), Octavia Spencer ("The Shape of Water") and Mary J. Blige ("Mudbound").

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