Transcript for Rami Malek takes home an Oscar for best actor
Like I could oh my god. My mom is in here somewhere. I love. I love you baby. My family thank you for all of this. You know my dad didn't get to see me do any of this season. I think she's looking going to be right now and so. Monument. One I'm so appreciative to all of you to everyone who has had a hand in and getting me here. To the academy. To people who took a chance on me. Every step to that went away. Everyone at fox. And new regency think you guys so much I may not have been the obvious choice but I guess it worked out. Thank you queen thank you guys for being. For allowing me to be that the tiniest part of your. Phenomenal. Extraordinary legacy I am for ever in your debt. My. And my cast. I love you you are my equals you are my betters. I could have never been here without you. I think of out. I think about what it would have been like to tell little Bubba Rami and that one day. This might happen to him and they think his curly haired little mind would be blown. Have. That kid was he was struggling with his identity trying to figure himself out and I think anyone struggling where there isn't in trying to discover their voice. This and we made a film about a gay man an immigrant who. That's his life's just un apologetically himself. And affect them celebrating. Him and this story with you tonight is is proof. That were longing for for stories like this. I am the son. Immigrants from Egypt on the first generation American. And. Okay. Is being written right now. And I can not be more grateful. To each and everyone of you and and everyone who believed in me for for this moment. Is something I will treasure for the rest of my life. Lucy Boynton. You're the heart of this film you are beyond immensely talented you have captured my heart thank you so much.
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