'The Artist' Dog Overlooked for Oscar

Uggie the dog's performance melted the hearts of so many moviegoers.
2:51 | 02/22/12

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As they're rolling out the red carpets in Hollywood getting ready for the Academy Awards Sunday night we did know more about the four footed actor who melted so many heart -- is saying tonight. What about us. ABC's David Wright has the story of of the. Red carpet and on stage at the Golden Globes -- -- practically stole the show. But will -- be there on Oscar night. The artist has ten Oscar nominations including best actor for -- -- Georgia. How -- does everything he does got stiffed. Was abandoned. -- -- think. -- -- -- -- -- In 1929 the very first year they had Oscars he's supposedly won the most number of votes. For best actor being members of the academy. Looked and thought this is going to really sad and awkward precedent. So they've recounted the votes and magically. The new winner was and -- jamming us. Camille who so this award season movie line mounted an online campaign consider and he. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts -- at least -- that his unique motivation as an actor was sausages. That's true but some argue the academy should be more inclusive. I think analysts against Sweden the presumably you don't act on command I think. It's -- -- payment like -- Happily he did get some nations. Last week at the first annual golden color awards and the building -- against him he was top dog. Every dog instead David Wright ABC news --

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