Now the stories are starting to come full circle.
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How cool is Cate Blanchett?!
She’s either a very trusting person or was VERY tired because Cate actually told Ellen to pass her Oscar statue around in her audience!
Everyone got to hold it!
Miz Blanchett was a heavy favorite to win the award but she confessed that leading up to the show, she was nervous she might not hear her name called!
So she came up with a backup plan - steal somebody else’s Oscar!
Click PLAY (above) to watch Cate Blanchett discuss her surreal night at the 86th Academy Awards!