The Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay went to Chris Terrio for Argo. It was his first win and first nomination.
The nominees in the category were:
Lucy Alibar and Benh Zeitlin, Beasts of the Southern Wild
Chris Terrio, Argo
Tony Kushner, Lincoln
David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook
David Magee, Life of Pi
Terrio's incredibly heartfelt and heartwarming speech looked like it even could have made Ben Affleck cry. Congratulations to Chris Terrio!
And by the way you guys, we're in the home stretch.