Sir Alex Ferguson attends Vanity Fair's Oscars party

Football legend Sir Alex Ferguson has arrived at the Vanity Fair Oscar after-party.

He told Daybreak's Ross King his favourite film out of the nominees was Best Film winner 12 Years A Slave, but also praised Captain Phillips, which starred Tom Hanks.

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12 Years a Slave named Best Picture at the Oscars

British director Steve McQueen's film 12 Years a Slave has been named Best Picture at the Oscars. Other winners include Best Actor Matthew McConaughey for Dallas Buyers Club and Best Actress Cate Blanchette for Blue Jasmine.