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Thank you so much, [through tears] Clint Eastwood. [laughter] It just doesn’t get any better. I am so honored and proud to be an actor, ‘cause God knows, I don’t know what else to do. [laughter] I have so many amazing actors to thank who I could not have done this film without, who came and gave us their time, and we gave them no money in return. And they are Bruce Dern ­ incredible Bruce Dern, Lee Tergeson, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Marco St. John, Marc Macaulay and Scott Wilson. And then my incredible, incredible, beautiful, talented leading lady, Christina Ricci, who… [applause] I share this with.

I have to thank my incredible manager, J.J. Hertz [sp], my friend… [applause] for having the best taste, and for always taking care of me ­ you’re my shepherd. Thank you. My incredible lawyer, Steve Warren, Heidi Schaeffer and Amanda Silverman from PMK. And then, of course, my incredible director and writer of this incredible story, Patty Jenkins. [applause] And my angel and my date tonight, my mom... [applause] who put me on a plane with a one-way ticket to Hollywood when I was 19 years old. Thank you for being so brave and for letting me go to make my dreams come true. [through tears] Thank you. Thank you. [applause]