On the morning after the 81st Academy Awards®,
and Oprah is still in the mood to celebrate! "I've been watching since I was 10 years old, and I think that was the best Academy Awards I have ever seen," she says. "So classy, so respectful."
Watch the stars arrive for the celebration!
Aside from the new stage, Oprah also loved that every actor nominated received a personal tribute from past winners of the award. "I loved how they were given, and I loved how they were received," she says. "Bravo, Academy!"
Go backstage with Oprah's guests
Another thing Oprah loved about the 2009 Oscars®? Host Hugh Jackman!