Charlize Theron flew to Johannesburg from Los Angeles to attend Madiba's memorial service.
It was just a normal Saturday morning when some magic suddenly happened...
All the hot red carpet looks from the 85th annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles - Searching for Sugar Man, the heartwarming chronicle of a forgotten musician's rediscovery, has won the Academy Award for best documentary.
Directed by the Swedish filmmaker Malik Bendjelloul, Searching for Sugar Man tells the story of the Detroit singer-songwriter Rodriguez who disappeared from public after releasing an album in the early 70s, but developed an unlikely cult following in South Africa.
The other nominees Sunday night were 5 Broken Cameras, The Gatekeepers, How to Survive a Plague and The Invisible War.
While accepting the award presented by Ben Affleck, producer Simon Chinn told the Oscars audience that Rodriguez was not there to accept the award because he did not want to take any of the credit for the film.
"That just about says everything about that man and his story that you want to know," he said - before being unceremoniously played off the stage.
The voting process for the documentary category underwent an overhaul this year intended to limit the nomination of obscure films, and ensure that a larger group of documentary filmmakers winnowed the nominees.
The 85th Academy Awards are airing live from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles with host Seth MacFarlane.
24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.
Jason Momoa is in talks to join Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot in Warner Bros' upcoming Man of Steel sequel, which will center around Superman and Batman. Read More »
Add your review
Warner Bros has released five sneak peeks to the 2014 reboot of Godzilla, with a quick glimpse of Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston. Read More »
Add your review
Madiba memorial coverage on TV.
The new Godzilla movie coming soon.
A not so merry Christmas for Kimye!
Visually striking, charming and moving.
Paris Hilton's brother to sue Lindsay?
Carrie Underwood prays for haters.
Spiders found nesting in Cher's wig.
Did Lindsay order Hilton attack?
Find out which amazing places were nominated for the World’s leading beach destinations.
South AfricaDiscovery ITMarket Related
South AfricaThe Unlimited 007Market Related
South AfricaHelderberg Personnel cc
HousesR 1 200 000
HousesR 2 250 000
HousesR 4 250 000