The 7 most memorable Oscar speeches

As the 2016 ceremony is about to get underway, we look back at the 7 most memorable acceptance speeches from the Oscars.

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From personal bests to industry firsts, the Academy Awards never fail to bring out the emotions – even from the most stoney-faced celebs.

Who could forget Gwyneth Paltrow’s emotional acceptance speech in ’99? Or Halle Berry winning the first best actress award a black woman had ever received?

Here are some of the most memorable moments from the awards.