Behind The Most Talked-About Acceptance Speech At The 2015 Oscars
During the ceremony, Graham Moore, a first-time Academy Award nominee, spoke of his suicide attempt as a teenager and sent a message to kids who feel out of place to "stay weird." He talked to BuzzFeed News about what inspired him to say what he said.
How "The Imitation Game" Screenwriter Graham Moore Made It In Hollywood
Graham Moore is the 31-year-old author of one best-selling novel, one screenplay in production with Benedict Cumberbatch, another novel in the works, and a just-finished screen adaptation of The Devil in the White City. He still thinks about quitting.