Delivering an acceptance speech at the Academy Awards is a thankless task. Not only are those rewarded often overwhelmed with emotion after being recognized by their peers, but they also have to be witty, engaging and down-to-earth in front of the hundreds of millions of people watching at home.

As you can imagine, most recipients stumble in their efforts to do all of the above. In fact, more often than not, the actors, actresses, directors, writers, and various other members of the film industry that are recognized end up looking like complete fools when they get up on stage.

But through the tears they always make sure to thank the people nearest and dearest to them, as well as some of the most influential people in Hollywood too. Because, you know, it’s always good to thank the Hollywood elite so that they will employ you in the future. But who has been name-dropped the most during Academy Award acceptance speeches? Thanks to Vocativ analyzing all 1,396 Oscar acceptance speeches, we now have the results. To find out, check out the list below.

6. God
While God might not have ever sat behind a camera, used final draft to write up his very own screenplay or tried his hand at acting, Hollywood’s finest often like to pay their respects to the big man upstairs. This is done not to help out their careers, but just to cover their backs when they arrive at the pearly gates. Because let’s face it, if you’re a Hollywood star you’ve almost certainly done some pretty bad stuff in your time to reach your status. In fact, if I was God (and despite my thoughts to the contrary, it actually turns out I’m not) I’d be more than a little peeved that I was overlooked by Academy Award winners in favor of the five people that follow. Yeah, they’re cinematic luminaries, but don’t forget that God did create the world in a pretty nifty time frame. Out of sight, out of mind.

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