Year: 1997 (70th) Academy Awards
Category: Music (Original Song)
Song Title: "My Heart Will Go On"
Film Title: Titanic
Winner: Music by James Horner; Lyric by Will Jennings
Date & Venue: March 23, 1998; Shrine Auditorium & Expo Center
I want to thank, first of all, Rene and Celine for a marvelous, brilliant job. Thank you so much. I cannot thank you enough. Jim Cameron, thank you for being in a good mood that day when I brought you the song. Peter Gelb, Glen Brunman, Sony 550, thank you. And Glen, thank you.
I thank James for his music. And love to my wife Carole. And to all the people all over the world that took "My Heart Will Go On" to their hearts, we're very happy.
Thank you all.
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