Sandra BullockÂ won the Oscar for best Actress tonight at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards.
A tight competition, the actresses in this category had plenty of competition. The two lead veterans, Meryl Streep, â€˜Julie and Juliaâ€™ and Sandra Bullock, â€˜The Blind Sideâ€™ were in contention for the top title but both has won previous award shows during the season.
The Best Actress category was a tough category to predict at Streep has been nominated for an Oscar 16 times but hasnâ€™t won in 28 years. Sandra Bullock had never been nominated for an Academy Award until tonight.
Nominees in the category were: Sandra Bullock, Helen Mirren, Carey Mulligan, Gabourey Sidibe, and Meryl Streep.