Seth Rogen mocks with the best of them
Seth Rogen may have gotten his start as a stand-up comedian, but it's by no means the way he pays the bills. That said, the "50/50" star held his own on the Independent Spirit Awards stage, battling the sounds of the munching audience and helicopters to both put down the show -- "You know you're at a really wonderful award show when you have to use a Porta Potty" -- and celebrate it. (Vince Bucci / Associated Press)
Setting the stage for what could be the quietest Oscar weekend since 1929, the largely silent film"The Artist"
was named Best Feature at the Spirit Awards.
'The Artist" is also favored to win the Best Picture Oscar Sunday. If that happens, it would mark the first time the Spirit and the Oscar
have gone to the same film since 1986's"Platoon."
It would also be the first silent film to win the Best Picture Oscar since "Wings" in 1929.
In what could be another precursor of things to come, Jean Dujardin
won the Male Lead Spirit. He and George Clooney
) are favored in the Best Actor Oscar race.
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