Performance by an actress in a supporting role
Mo'Nique as Mary Jones in "Precious"
Mo'Nique's sweep of award season began with a special prize at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival and has included BAFTA, Golden Globe and SAG wins.
She previously worked with her "Precious" director Lee Daniels in his directorial debut, "Shadowboxer." She played a character named Precious.