Though the actress tries to brush off the negative comments, a source tells Us Weekly that Hathaway did practice her Oscar speech a lot to try and be more likable. "She was very aware that she had been the butt of everyone's jokes," the source says.
Hathaway also worried about picking the perfect gown for her big night. "My dress is Prada and I didn't know what I was wearing until about 3 hours ago," she told Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet.
"Procrastination?" the E! host asked.
"No, I think I was just working too hard," she explained.
The pale pink design featured pointy darts on the bustline that inspired a HathawayNipple Twitter account. Spoofing Hathaway's acceptance speech, one tweet said, "Here's hoping that someday -- in the not too distant future -- my wardrobe misfortunes will only be found in stories and never more in real life."