Does Uggie,The Dog From ]The Artist,' Deserve An Oscar? (VIDEO)

01/11/2012 09:33 am ET | Updated Mar 12, 2012

Can dogs act? And if so, should they be considered for an Oscar?

Those are the kinds of questions moviegoers are wondering, many for the first time, after seeing Uggie the Jack Russell terrier ham it up in the much acclaimed film "The Artist."

Uggie fans have launched an Oscar campaign on Twitter -- for his astute portrayal of the loyal, lovable sidekick of a fading silent film actor. He's already fetched the Palm Dog award at Cannes.


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