For married A-listers, there’s no better time to gush about your spouse than during your Oscar acceptance speech.
Best Supporting Actress winner Anne Hathaway and Best Picture winner Ben Affleck gave sweet shout-outs to their significant others during their acceptance speeches at Sunday’s Academy Awards, and they’re not the only ones to get mushy after winning the golden statue. We pulled together the top 10 spouse thank-yous of all time, so get your tissues ready.
Ben Affleck: Best Picture, 2013
Anne Hathaway: Best Supporting Actress, 2013
Meryl Streep: Best Actress, 2012
Natalie Portman: Best Actress, 2011
Colin Firth: Best Actor, 2011
Mo’Nique: Best Supporting Actress, 2010
Jeff Bridges: Best Actor, 2010
Cuba Gooding, Jr.: Best Supporting Actor, 1997