Thompson on Hollywood

It's no surprise that David Fincher won best director for The Social Network. Fincher says that when producer Scott Rudin first called he was confused--because he usually is known for "pitch black stories about misanthropes.. or serial killers."

Fincher is the frontrunner for best director at the Oscars.

The Fox party is cheering for best TV comedy series Glee, big winner tonight. Ryan Murphy accepts.