The video which was widely circulated was of interest, particularly to Indians, as it showed the actress tracing her Indian heritage roots.
"I have to thank a lot of people", Colman said, crying.
She played Queen Anne in The Favourite, winning the only award for the film at the 91st Academy Awards.
Yet due to ill health and her mercurial temper, the country is governed by her close friend Lady Sarah.
Comedian Rebecca Humphries echoed those sentiments, criticising a recent newspaper description of Colman as an "actor who early in her career struggled for parts and was best known for comedy".
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The train still has power and there is enough food on board - for which passengers will not be charged, Amtrak said on Twitter. Still, she said, the ordeal has been stressful as passengers can not go anywhere. " This is hell, and it's getting worse ".
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"It sounds really odd, but I did fall in love with him at first sight", Colman told The Telegraph about meeting Sinclair for the first time.
She also gave a sweet shout-out to her children, saying: "My kids, who are at home and watching. Because this is not going to happen again".
Gaga is a known fan of the designer's shoes, having worn them to the Golden Globes and myriad other events, but Close's choice of the sky-high kicks, which she wore last night in a metallic sandal, is both unexpected and awe-inspiring. I used to work as a cleaner I used to love that job. 25 years you have been my best supporter and he is going to cry.
She then said that she was being asked to "please wrap up", and blew a raspberry to laughter from the audience. Thank you so much - Fox, everybody, the cast and crew.
"If you're not [watching], then, well done".
The film about a black jazz musician and a white driver travelling through the segregated USA deep south also won the best supporting actor Oscar for Mahershala Ali, as well as best original screenplay.