Gwyneth Paltrow

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"They said my name and I had that feeling that you have in dreams where you're trying to walk and you can't walk. And I thought, 'I'm not going to be able to get up the stairs, and I'm not going to be able to talk,'" says Gwyneth Paltrow about winning an OscarĀ® for her work in Shakespeare In Love. "I felt like I was outside of my body. It was very surreal. I have no idea [what I said]. I just know that I cried. I was a total wimp!"