For the second year in a row,
Adams won for her turn as artist Margaret Keane in the
"To say that I am ill-prepared for this moment is a huge understatement," Adams said in her acceptance speech Sunday. "I feel so fortunate to be here and so fortunate to play Margaret Keane, a woman who had such a quiet voice and such a strong heart and such a strong artistic vision."
Adams also thanked her "wonderful female role models here tonight," whose strong voices, she said, inspire her and her 4-and-a-half-year-old daughter.
The actress had been nominated five times, all since 2008, for “Enchanted,” “Doubt,” “The Fighter,” “
She was nominated this year with Emily Blunt as the baker's wife in “Into the Woods,"