North West talent loses out at the Oscars

North West talent has lost out on picking up any Oscars at the 86th academy awards.

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North West talent loses out at the Oscars

Steve Coogan at the 86th academy awards Credit: PA

North West talent has lost out on picking up any Oscars at the 86th academy awards.

Steve Coogan's Philomena was beaten to the award for best picture by 12 years a Slave. It also failed to pick up a prize for best original score, as did The Book Thief, directed by Liverpool's Brian Percival.

Get all the highlights from the night here.

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