Oscar Speeches: Spacey, Kevin (The Usual Suspects)

Kevin Spacey brought his mother to the 1996 Oscar show, when he was nominated for and won Best Supporting Actor for Bryan Singer’s The Usual Suspects.

In his acceptance speech, he said: Thank you so much, mom, for driving me up to all those acting classes on Ventura Boulevard when I was 16.  I told you they would pay off, and here’s the pudding.”