MANILA, Philippines – Laura won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as a divorce lawyer in Marriage Story during the 2020 Oscars held at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, California on Monday, February 10 (Sunday, February 9 in the US).
In Marriage Story, Laura Dern plays Nora Fanshaw, Nicole Barber (Scarlett Johansson)’s lawyer who helps her through the divorce process.
The actress dedicated the award to her "heroes" – her parents actors Bruce Dern and Diane Ladd.
#Oscars Moment: @LauraDern wins Best Supporting Actress for @MarriageStory. pic.twitter.com/g8cn8KoRMo — The Academy (@TheAcademy) February 10, 2020
She beat actresses Scarlett Johansson, (Jojo Rabbit) Florence Pugh (Little Women), Margot Robbie, (Bombshell), and Kathy Bates (Richard Jewell). – Rappler.com