The 94th Academy Awards | 2022 (2023)

Actor in a Leading Role

Winner

Will Smith

King Richard

Nominees

Javier Bardem

Being the Ricardos

Benedict Cumberbatch

The Power of the Dog

Andrew Garfield

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Denzel Washington

The Tragedy of Macbeth

Actor in a Supporting Role

Winner

Troy Kotsur

CODA

Nominees

Ciarán Hinds

Belfast

Jesse Plemons

The Power of the Dog

J.K. Simmons

Being the Ricardos

Kodi Smit-McPhee

The Power of the Dog

Actress in a Leading Role

Winner

Jessica Chastain

The Eyes of Tammy Faye

Nominees

Olivia Colman

The Lost Daughter

Penélope Cruz

Parallel Mothers

Nicole Kidman

Being the Ricardos

Kristen Stewart

Spencer

Actress in a Supporting Role

Winner

Ariana DeBose

West Side Story

Nominees

Jessie Buckley

The Lost Daughter

Judi Dench

Belfast

Kirsten Dunst

The Power of the Dog

Aunjanue Ellis

King Richard

Animated Feature Film

Winner

Encanto

Jared Bush, Byron Howard, Yvett Merino and Clark Spencer

Nominees

Flee

Jonas Poher Rasmussen, Monica Hellström, Signe Byrge Sørensen and Charlotte De La Gournerie

Luca

Enrico Casarosa and Andrea Warren

The Mitchells vs. the Machines

Mike Rianda, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller and Kurt Albrecht

Raya and the Last Dragon

Don Hall, Carlos López Estrada, Osnat Shurer and Peter Del Vecho

Cinematography

Winner

Dune

Greig Fraser

Nominees

Nightmare Alley

Dan Laustsen

The Power of the Dog

Ari Wegner

The Tragedy of Macbeth

Bruno Delbonnel

West Side Story

Janusz Kaminski

Costume Design

Winner

Cruella

Jenny Beavan

Nominees

Cyrano

Massimo Cantini Parrini and Jacqueline Durran

Dune

Jacqueline West and Robert Morgan

Nightmare Alley

Luis Sequeira

West Side Story

Paul Tazewell

Directing

Winner

The Power of the Dog

Jane Campion

Nominees

Belfast

Kenneth Branagh

Drive My Car

Ryusuke Hamaguchi

Licorice Pizza

Paul Thomas Anderson

West Side Story

Steven Spielberg

Documentary (Feature)

Winner

Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, Joseph Patel, Robert Fyvolent and David Dinerstein

Nominees

Ascension

Jessica Kingdon, Kira Simon-Kennedy and Nathan Truesdell

Attica

Stanley Nelson and Traci A. Curry

Flee

Jonas Poher Rasmussen, Monica Hellström, Signe Byrge Sørensen and Charlotte De La Gournerie

Writing with Fire

Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghosh

Documentary (Short Subject)

Winner

The Queen of Basketball

Ben Proudfoot

Nominees

Audible

Matt Ogens and Geoff McLean

Lead Me Home

Pedro Kos and Jon Shenk

Three Songs for Benazir

Elizabeth Mirzaei and Gulistan Mirzaei

When We Were Bullies

Jay Rosenblatt

Film Editing

Winner

Dune

Joe Walker

Nominees

Don't Look Up

Hank Corwin

King Richard

Pamela Martin

The Power of the Dog

Peter Sciberras

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Myron Kerstein and Andrew Weisblum

International Feature Film

Winner

Drive My Car

Japan

(Video) 94th Oscars Opening Monologue with Regina Hall, Amy Schumer and Wanda Sykes

Nominees

Flee

Denmark

The Hand of God

Italy

Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom

Bhutan

The Worst Person in the World

Norway

Makeup and Hairstyling

Winner

The Eyes of Tammy Faye

Linda Dowds, Stephanie Ingram and Justin Raleigh

Nominees

Coming 2 America

Mike Marino, Stacey Morris and Carla Farmer

Cruella

Nadia Stacey, Naomi Donne and Julia Vernon

Dune

Donald Mowat, Love Larson and Eva von Bahr

House of Gucci

Göran Lundström, Anna Carin Lock and Frederic Aspiras

Music (Original Score)

Winner

Dune

Hans Zimmer

Nominees

Don't Look Up

Nicholas Britell

Encanto

Germaine Franco

Parallel Mothers

Alberto Iglesias

The Power of the Dog

Jonny Greenwood

Music (Original Song)

Winner

No Time To Die

from No Time to Die; Music and Lyric by Billie Eilish and Finneas O'Connell

Nominees

Be Alive

from King Richard; Music and Lyric by DIXSON and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter

Dos Oruguitas

from Encanto; Music and Lyric by Lin-Manuel Miranda

Down To Joy

from Belfast; Music and Lyric by Van Morrison

Somehow You Do

from Four Good Days; Music and Lyric by Diane Warren

Best Picture

Winner

CODA

Philippe Rousselet, Fabrice Gianfermi and Patrick Wachsberger, Producers

Nominees

Belfast

Laura Berwick, Kenneth Branagh, Becca Kovacik and Tamar Thomas, Producers

Don't Look Up

Adam McKay and Kevin Messick, Producers

Drive My Car

Teruhisa Yamamoto, Producer

Dune

Mary Parent, Denis Villeneuve and Cale Boyter, Producers

King Richard

Tim White, Trevor White and Will Smith, Producers

Licorice Pizza

Sara Murphy, Adam Somner and Paul Thomas Anderson, Producers

Nightmare Alley

Guillermo del Toro, J. Miles Dale and Bradley Cooper, Producers

The Power of the Dog

Jane Campion, Tanya Seghatchian, Emile Sherman, Iain Canning and Roger Frappier, Producers

West Side Story

Steven Spielberg and Kristie Macosko Krieger, Producers

Production Design

Winner

Dune

Production Design: Patrice Vermette; Set Decoration: Zsuzsanna Sipos

Nominees

Nightmare Alley

Production Design: Tamara Deverell; Set Decoration: Shane Vieau

The Power of the Dog

Production Design: Grant Major; Set Decoration: Amber Richards

The Tragedy of Macbeth

Production Design: Stefan Dechant; Set Decoration: Nancy Haigh

West Side Story

Production Design: Adam Stockhausen; Set Decoration: Rena DeAngelo

Short Film (Animated)

Winner

The Windshield Wiper

Alberto Mielgo and Leo Sanchez

Nominees

Affairs of the Art

Joanna Quinn and Les Mills

Bestia

Hugo Covarrubias and Tevo Díaz

Boxballet

Anton Dyakov

Robin Robin

Dan Ojari and Mikey Please

Short Film (Live Action)

Winner

The Long Goodbye

Aneil Karia and Riz Ahmed

Nominees

Ala Kachuu - Take and Run

Maria Brendle and Nadine Lüchinger

The Dress

Tadeusz Łysiak and Maciej Ślesicki

On My Mind

Martin Strange-Hansen and Kim Magnusson

Please Hold

K.D. Dávila and Levin Menekse

Sound

Winner

Dune

Mac Ruth, Mark Mangini, Theo Green, Doug Hemphill and Ron Bartlett

Nominees

Belfast

Denise Yarde, Simon Chase, James Mather and Niv Adiri

No Time to Die

Simon Hayes, Oliver Tarney, James Harrison, Paul Massey and Mark Taylor

The Power of the Dog

Richard Flynn, Robert Mackenzie and Tara Webb

West Side Story

Tod A. Maitland, Gary Rydstrom, Brian Chumney, Andy Nelson and Shawn Murphy

Visual Effects

Winner

Dune

Paul Lambert, Tristan Myles, Brian Connor and Gerd Nefzer

Nominees

Free Guy

Swen Gillberg, Bryan Grill, Nikos Kalaitzidis and Dan Sudick

No Time to Die

Charlie Noble, Joel Green, Jonathan Fawkner and Chris Corbould

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

Christopher Townsend, Joe Farrell, Sean Noel Walker and Dan Oliver

Spider-Man: No Way Home

Kelly Port, Chris Waegner, Scott Edelstein and Dan Sudick

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)

Winner

CODA

Screenplay by Siân Heder

Nominees

Drive My Car

Screenplay by Ryusuke Hamaguchi, Takamasa Oe

Dune

Screenplay by Jon Spaihts and Denis Villeneuve and Eric Roth

(Video) Be Alive (Original Song from the Motion Picture "King Richard") (94th Academy Awards Performance)

The Lost Daughter

Written by Maggie Gyllenhaal

The Power of the Dog

Written by Jane Campion

Writing (Original Screenplay)

Winner

Belfast

Written by Kenneth Branagh

Nominees

Don't Look Up

Screenplay by Adam McKay; Story by Adam McKay & David Sirota

King Richard

Written by Zach Baylin

Licorice Pizza

Written by Paul Thomas Anderson

The Worst Person in the World

Written by Eskil Vogt, Joachim Trier

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Being the Ricardos

3 Nominations

The Tragedy of Macbeth

3 Nominations

Cinematography - Bruno Delbonnel

Production Design - Production Design: Stefan Dechant; Set Decoration: Nancy Haigh

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2 Nominations

Film Editing - Myron Kerstein and Andrew Weisblum

The Power of the Dog

12 Nominations, 1 Win

Cinematography - Ari Wegner

Best Picture - Jane Campion, Tanya Seghatchian, Emile Sherman, Iain Canning and Roger Frappier, Producers

Music (Original Score) - Jonny Greenwood

Film Editing - Peter Sciberras

Production Design - Production Design: Grant Major; Set Decoration: Amber Richards

Sound - Richard Flynn, Robert Mackenzie and Tara Webb

Writing (Adapted Screenplay) - Written by Jane Campion

* Directing - Jane Campion

Belfast

6 Nominations, 1 Win

Sound - Denise Yarde, Simon Chase, James Mather and Niv Adiri

Directing - Kenneth Branagh

Best Picture - Laura Berwick, Kenneth Branagh, Becca Kovacik and Tamar Thomas, Producers

* Writing (Original Screenplay) - Written by Kenneth Branagh

The Lost Daughter

3 Nominations

Actress in a Supporting Role - Jessie Buckley

Writing (Adapted Screenplay) - Written by Maggie Gyllenhaal

Parallel Mothers

2 Nominations

Music (Original Score) - Alberto Iglesias

Spencer

1 Nomination

King Richard

5 Nominations, 1 Win

Film Editing - Pamela Martin

Best Picture - Tim White, Trevor White and Will Smith, Producers

Writing (Original Screenplay) - Written by Zach Baylin

* Actor in a Leading Role - Will Smith

Don't Look Up

4 Nominations

Best Picture - Adam McKay and Kevin Messick, Producers

Film Editing - Hank Corwin

Music (Original Score) - Nicholas Britell

Writing (Original Screenplay) - Screenplay by Adam McKay; Story by Adam McKay & David Sirota

Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

1 Win, 1 Nomination

* Documentary (Feature) - Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, Joseph Patel, Robert Fyvolent and David Dinerstein

The Windshield Wiper

1 Win, 1 Nomination

* Short Film (Animated) - Alberto Mielgo and Leo Sanchez

The Long Goodbye

1 Win, 1 Nomination

* Short Film (Live Action) - Aneil Karia and Riz Ahmed

Boxballet

1 Nomination

Short Film (Animated) - Anton Dyakov

(Video) Sebastián Yatra - Dos Oruguitas (Live from "The 94th Academy Awards")

West Side Story

7 Nominations, 1 Win

* Actress in a Supporting Role - Ariana DeBose

Cinematography - Janusz Kaminski

Costume Design - Paul Tazewell

Production Design - Production Design: Adam Stockhausen; Set Decoration: Rena DeAngelo

Directing - Steven Spielberg

Best Picture - Steven Spielberg and Kristie Macosko Krieger, Producers

Sound - Tod A. Maitland, Gary Rydstrom, Brian Chumney, Andy Nelson and Shawn Murphy

The Queen of Basketball

1 Win, 1 Nomination

* Documentary (Short Subject) - Ben Proudfoot

Bhutan

1 Nomination

International Feature Film - BHUTAN

No Time to Die

2 Nominations

Visual Effects - Charlie Noble, Joel Green, Jonathan Fawkner and Chris Corbould

Sound - Simon Hayes, Oliver Tarney, James Harrison, Paul Massey and Mark Taylor

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

1 Nomination

Visual Effects - Christopher Townsend, Joe Farrell, Sean Noel Walker and Dan Oliver

Nightmare Alley

4 Nominations

Cinematography - Dan Laustsen

Best Picture - Guillermo del Toro, J. Miles Dale and Bradley Cooper, Producers

Costume Design - Luis Sequeira

Production Design - Production Design: Tamara Deverell; Set Decoration: Shane Vieau

Robin Robin

1 Nomination

Short Film (Animated) - Dan Ojari and Mikey Please

Denmark

1 Nomination

International Feature Film - DENMARK

Raya and the Last Dragon

1 Nomination

Animated Feature Film - Don Hall, Carlos López Estrada, Osnat Shurer and Peter Del Vecho

Dune

10 Nominations, 6 Wins

Makeup and Hairstyling - Donald Mowat, Love Larson and Eva von Bahr

Costume Design - Jacqueline West and Robert Morgan

Best Picture - Mary Parent, Denis Villeneuve and Cale Boyter, Producers

Writing (Adapted Screenplay) - Screenplay by Jon Spaihts and Denis Villeneuve and Eric Roth

* Cinematography - Greig Fraser

* Music (Original Score) - Hans Zimmer

* Film Editing - Joe Walker

* Sound - Mac Ruth, Mark Mangini, Theo Green, Doug Hemphill and Ron Bartlett

* Visual Effects - Paul Lambert, Tristan Myles, Brian Connor and Gerd Nefzer

* Production Design - Production Design: Patrice Vermette; Set Decoration: Zsuzsanna Sipos

Three Songs for Benazir

1 Nomination

Documentary (Short Subject) - Elizabeth Mirzaei and Gulistan Mirzaei

Luca

1 Nomination

Animated Feature Film - Enrico Casarosa and Andrea Warren

Down To Joy

1 Nomination

Music (Original Song) - from Belfast; Music and Lyric by Van Morrison

Dos Oruguitas

1 Nomination

Music (Original Song) - from Encanto; Music and Lyric by Lin-Manuel Miranda

Somehow You Do

1 Nomination

Music (Original Song) - from Four Good Days; Music and Lyric by Diane Warren

Be Alive

1 Nomination

Music (Original Song) - from King Richard; Music and Lyric by DIXSON and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter

No Time To Die

1 Win, 1 Nomination

* Music (Original Song) - from No Time to Die; Music and Lyric by Billie Eilish and Finneas O'Connell

Encanto

2 Nominations, 1 Win

Music (Original Score) - Germaine Franco

* Animated Feature Film - Jared Bush, Byron Howard, Yvett Merino and Clark Spencer

House of Gucci

1 Nomination

Makeup and Hairstyling - Göran Lundström, Anna Carin Lock and Frederic Aspiras

Bestia

1 Nomination

Short Film (Animated) - Hugo Covarrubias and Tevo Díaz

Italy

1 Nomination

International Feature Film - ITALY

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Japan

1 Win, 1 Nomination

* International Feature Film - JAPAN

When We Were Bullies

1 Nomination

Documentary (Short Subject) - Jay Rosenblatt

Cruella

2 Nominations, 1 Win

* Costume Design - Jenny Beavan

Makeup and Hairstyling - Nadia Stacey, Naomi Donne and Julia Vernon

The Eyes of Tammy Faye

2 Wins, 2 Nominations

* Actress in a Leading Role - Jessica Chastain

* Makeup and Hairstyling - Linda Dowds, Stephanie Ingram and Justin Raleigh

Ascension

1 Nomination

Documentary (Feature) - Jessica Kingdon, Kira Simon-Kennedy and Nathan Truesdell

Affairs of the Art

1 Nomination

Short Film (Animated) - Joanna Quinn and Les Mills

Flee

2 Nominations

Animated Feature Film - Jonas Poher Rasmussen, Monica Hellström, Signe Byrge Sørensen and Charlotte De La Gournerie

Documentary (Feature) - Jonas Poher Rasmussen, Monica Hellström, Signe Byrge Sørensen and Charlotte De La Gournerie

Please Hold

1 Nomination

Short Film (Live Action) - K.D. Dávila and Levin Menekse

Spider-Man: No Way Home

1 Nomination

Visual Effects - Kelly Port, Chris Waegner, Scott Edelstein and Dan Sudick

Ala Kachuu - Take and Run

1 Nomination

Short Film (Live Action) - Maria Brendle and Nadine Lüchinger

On My Mind

1 Nomination

Short Film (Live Action) - Martin Strange-Hansen and Kim Magnusson

Cyrano

1 Nomination

Costume Design - Massimo Cantini Parrini and Jacqueline Durran

Audible

1 Nomination

Documentary (Short Subject) - Matt Ogens and Geoff McLean

Coming 2 America

1 Nomination

Makeup and Hairstyling - Mike Marino, Stacey Morris and Carla Farmer

The Mitchells vs. the Machines

1 Nomination

Animated Feature Film - Mike Rianda, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller and Kurt Albrecht

Norway

1 Nomination

International Feature Film - NORWAY

Licorice Pizza

3 Nominations

Directing - Paul Thomas Anderson

Best Picture - Sara Murphy, Adam Somner and Paul Thomas Anderson, Producers

Writing (Original Screenplay) - Written by Paul Thomas Anderson

Lead Me Home

1 Nomination

Documentary (Short Subject) - Pedro Kos and Jon Shenk

CODA

3 Wins, 3 Nominations

* Best Picture - Philippe Rousselet, Fabrice Gianfermi and Patrick Wachsberger, Producers

* Writing (Adapted Screenplay) - Screenplay by Siân Heder

* Actor in a Supporting Role - Troy Kotsur

Writing with Fire

1 Nomination

Documentary (Feature) - Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghosh

Drive My Car

3 Nominations

Directing - Ryusuke Hamaguchi

Writing (Adapted Screenplay) - Screenplay by Ryusuke Hamaguchi, Takamasa Oe

Best Picture - Teruhisa Yamamoto, Producer

Attica

1 Nomination

Documentary (Feature) - Stanley Nelson and Traci A. Curry

Free Guy

1 Nomination

Visual Effects - Swen Gillberg, Bryan Grill, Nikos Kalaitzidis and Dan Sudick

The Dress

1 Nomination

Short Film (Live Action) - Tadeusz Łysiak and Maciej Ślesicki

The Worst Person in the World

1 Nomination

Writing (Original Screenplay) - Written by Eskil Vogt, Joachim Trier

(Video) Jessica Chastain Wins Best Actress for 'The Eyes of Tammy Faye' | 94th Oscars

FAQs

Why did Marlon Brando not accept the award? ›

The actress and activist Sacheen Littlefeather attended the ceremony in Brando's place, stating that the actor “very regretfully” could not accept the award, as he was protesting Hollywood's portrayal of Native Americans in film.

Who refused to accept Oscars? ›

Sacheen Littlefeather had only 60 seconds to speak at the 1973 Academy Awards. In her brief speech, she refused the Oscar for best actor on behalf of Marlon Brando, faced a mixture of loud boos and cheers, and defended the rights of Native Americans on national TV.

Who refused an Oscar Why? ›

Native American actress and activist Sacheen Littlefeather, who declined the best-actor award on behalf of Marlon Brando during an Oscars protest in 1973, has died aged 75, the motion picture Academy said on Monday.

Why wasn't will removed from the Oscars? ›

Another person close to the event pointed out that show producers did not want the optics of having security remove a beloved movie star from his seat, especially as Smith supporters highlighted the defense of his wife Jada Pinkett Smith.

Who refused best actor for Godfather? ›

Sacheen Littlefeather, activist who declined Marlon Brando's Oscar, dies at 75. She famously took to the stage when the actor won his Academy Award for The Godfather in 1973.

How many actors have turned down an Oscar? ›

(NEXSTAR) – The Academy Award is generally regarded as one of the highest honors that an actor can receive — the keyword being “generally.” In the history of the Oscars, however, there have only been three people who refused their awards: actors George C. Scott and Marlon Brando, and screenwriter Dudley Nichols.

Has an Oscar been taken away from a winner? ›

In fact, though there are those who have rejected their Oscars (Marlon Brando, Dudley Nichols), only one award has ever been revoked in Academy history — the 1969 prize for Best Documentary, which was given to Young Americans before it was determined that the film was released in 1967 and therefore ineligible.

Which actor turned down an Oscar? ›

Sacheen Littlefeather, who declined Brando's Oscar, dies at 75 In 1973, Littlefeather provided one of the most dramatic moments in Oscar history: Offering Brando's regrets for refusing the award because of Hollywood's treatment and portrayal of Native Americans.

Why did Katharine Hepburn not attend the Oscars? ›

Hepburn chose not to attend the awards ceremony—as she would not for the duration of her career—but was thrilled with the win. Her success continued with the role of Jo in the film Little Women (1933).

Are Oscars made of gold? ›

The statuettes are solid bronze and plated in 24-karat gold. Due to a metal shortage during World War II, Oscars were made of painted plaster for three years. Following the war, the Academy invited recipients to redeem the plaster figures for gold-plated metal ones.

Who is the only villain to win an Oscar? ›

Walter Brennan in The Westerner (1940)

Who has won the most Oscars ever? ›

As of 2022, Katharine Hepburn maintained her lead as the actor with the most Oscar wins of all time. While the "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" star scored four acting accolades during her career, six fellow actors tied for the second spot with three wins each.

Did the Oscars really ask Will to leave? ›

Will Smith 'was asked to leave' the Oscar ceremony but refused, academy says. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday said that Will Smith was asked to leave Sunday's Oscars ceremony after hitting comedian Chris Rock, but he refused to do so.

Has anyone been kicked out of the Oscars? ›

Actor Carmine Caridi, best known for his roles in The Godfather Part II and The Godfather Part III, was the first person to be expelled from the Academy.

Is Will Smith not allowed at the Oscars anymore? ›

The Board has decided, for a period of 10 years from April 8, 2022, Mr. Smith shall not be permitted to attend any Academy events or programs, in person or virtually, including but not limited to the Academy Awards. We want to express our deep gratitude to Mr.

How much did Marlon Brando get paid for The Godfather? ›

The change worked well. Ultimately, Brando was paid $250,000 and a percentage of profits, reportedly netting about $2 million from the film.

Who was the original choice for The Godfather? ›

When Francis Ford Coppola and Paramount Pictures set out to cast the role of Michael Corleone in The Godfather, they had a disagreement. The studio wanted Robert Redford, Warren Beatty or Ryan O'Neal.

Why did Al Pacino refuse Oscar? ›

Pacino was insulted by the 'Supporting Actor' tag he had received. After all, Pacino's total screen time in The Godfather as Michael Corleone was larger than Brando's – who played his on-screen father. As such, Pacino was infuriated and opted not even to attend the Academy Awards ceremony of 1973.

Who is the only actor to win back to back Oscars? ›

Tom Hanks (USA) won Best Actor Academy Awards in two consecutive Oscar ceremonies (held in 1994 and 1995) for Philadelphia (USA, 1993) and Forrest Gump (USA, 1994), a record he shares with Spencer Tracy (USA), who won Best Actor in 1938 and 1939 for Captains Courageous (USA, 1937) and Boys Town (USA, 1938), ...

Who was the first to refuse a Best Actor Oscar? ›

The Academy Apologizes to Sacheen Littlefeather, Who Refused Marlon Brando's 1973 Oscar. Nearly 50 years after protesting the mistreatment of Native Americans on behalf of Brando, the actress and activist will be honored at the Academy Museum.

Can someone refuse an Oscar? ›

To date, just three people have rejected an Oscar out of well over 2,000 winners (though one of them eventually accepted it a few years later). The first person to reject an Oscar was screenwriter Dudley Nichols, who won for Best Screenplay for the 1935 film, 'The Informer'.

What does will resigning from the academy mean? ›

What does the resignation mean for Smith? When he resigned from the Academy, Smith gave up those aforementioned perks. His resignation, however, does not mean he will lose his Oscar for his role in "King Richard." He can also be nominated again in the future and be invited back to the ceremony, according to Variety.

Can the Academy take an Oscar away? ›

According to The Wrap, only one Oscar has ever been rescinded after being awarded, and it was actually for a technicality: In 1969, the Oscar for Best Documentary Feature was given to Young Americans, then taken away after it was revealed that the documentary was exhibited publicly starting in 1967.

Has any actor had their Oscar taken back? ›

As of now, no Oscar winner has ever had their award rescinded by the Academy, although producer and serial sexual abuser Harvey Weinstein was expelled from the governing body in 2017.

What is the hardest award to win in acting? ›

Its term is related to other competitive areas, such as the Triple Crown of horse racing. As of 2022, only 24 people — 15 women and 9 men — have achieved the Triple Crown. Helen Hayes became the first actor to do so with her Emmy Award on February 5, 1953.

Has Taylor Swift ever won an Oscar? ›

Despite winning big at other award shows — namely the Grammys — and contributing to several movie soundtracks over the years, Swift has yet to break through at the Academy Awards.

Has Johnny Depp won an Oscar yet? ›

Johnny Depp has been nominated for Best Actor three times but never won.

What disease does Katharine Hepburn have? ›

Essential tremor is less well known than Parkinson's disease, but it's far more common. For many, the late actress Katherine Hepburn provided an indelible public image of essential tremor. Her quavering voice and trembling hands unmistakably betrayed the disorder.

What did Katharine Hepburn died from? ›

On June 29, 2003, Katharine Hepburn—a four-time Academy Award winner for Best Actress and one of the greatest screen legends of Hollywood's golden era—dies of natural causes at the age of 96, at her home in Old Saybrook, Connecticut.

Who did Katharine Hepburn leave her money to? ›

SECOND: A. I give and bequeath the sum of One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000) to NORAH CONSIDINE MOORE, if she survives me.

How much money is an Oscar worth? ›

Cast in bronze and finished with gold plating, the award is among the most coveted in the film industry — and the Academy values it at just $1.

How much is a real Oscar worth? ›

The Oscar statuette is the most prestigious prize in Hollywood—here's why it's only worth $1.

How much does a real Oscar trophy cost? ›

This provision shall apply also to the heirs and assigns of Academy Award winners who may acquire a statuette by gift or bequest”. So while each statuette costs approximately $400 to produce, their face value is just a dollar.

Who is the only man to win 3 Best actor Oscars? ›

Six have won exactly three acting Academy Awards: Daniel Day-Lewis (three Best Actor awards), Frances McDormand (three Best Actress awards), Meryl Streep (two Best Actress awards and one Best Supporting Actress award), Jack Nicholson (two Best Actor awards and one Best Supporting Actor award), Ingrid Bergman (two Best ...

What big actors have not won an Oscar? ›

Famous A-List Actors That Have Surprisingly Never Won an Oscar
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  • 5/6 Laurence Fishburne. Warner Bros. ...
  • 3/6 John Goodman. Gramercy Pictures. ...
  • 2/6 Samuel L. Jackson. ...
  • 1/6 Toni Collette. PalmStar Media.
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Who is the only actress to have won an Oscar for playing a man? ›

But 35 years ago, when Peter Weir embraced the spirit of the title “The Year of Living Dangerously” and hired an American woman to play a Chinese-Australian man in that political drama, his gamble paid off: Linda Hunt became the only person to win an Academy Award for playing a cisgender character of the opposite sex.

Who has 26 Oscars? ›

Out of all nominees in Academy Awards history, Walt Disney holds the most Oscars. Disney won 26 Oscars over the course of his career and was nominated a grand total of 59 times.

Who was the youngest Oscar winner? ›

Tatum O'Neal, 'Paper Moon' (1973)

She remains the youngest competitive Oscar winner in history, beating out Linda Blair (The Exorcist), Sylvia Sidney (Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams), Candy Clark (American Graffiti) and her Paper Moon co-star Madeline Kahn.

Who is the most awarded actress of all time? ›

Katharine Hepburn holds the records for most wins with 12 nominations and 4 wins for Morning Glory (1933), Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967), The Lion in Winter (1968), and On Golden Pond (1981).

Did Will Smith refuse to leave Oscars when asked? ›

LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Wednesday that the actor Will Smith was asked to leave the Oscars ceremony after he slapped Chris Rock onstage Sunday night, but that the actor refused to go.

Why does Will Smith have to give his Oscar back? ›

Popular on Variety. The Motion Picture Academy's decision to ban Will Smith from Oscar ceremonies and events for 10 years as discipline for slapping Chris Rock is little more than an extended time out for a playground bully.

Which actor received a 10 year ban from the Oscars? ›

The decision came following “tons of debate” on what the consequences of his on-stage slap should be, a board member tells CNN.

Was Will Smith forced to resign from the Academy? ›

Smith's resignation came in response to a disciplinary hearing notice from the Academy. Smith admitted he fully accepted all consequences for his conduct and said in his statement, “My actions at the 94th Academy Awards presentation were shocking, painful, and inexcusable.

Why did Sacheen Littlefeather decline the Oscar on behalf of Marlon Brando? ›

The actress was booed at the Academy Awards in 1973 after she refused the best actor award on Marlon Brando's behalf in protest of Hollywood's depictions of Native Americans.

Why did Marlon Brando refuse Oscar Quora? ›

Marlon Brando rejected his oscar for The Godfather, because he wanted to make a statement about the treatment of native Americans throughout the United States.

Did Marlon Brando ask Sacheen Littlefeather? ›

Months later, Brando called her and they struck up a friendship. On the day before the 1973 Oscar ceremony was due to take place, Brando asked Littlefeather if she would attend the event as his representative.

What did Marlon Brando do to Sacheen Littlefeather? ›

Sacheen Littlefeather left an indelible impression at the 1973 Academy Awards ceremony, when Marlon Brando chose her to publicly decline, on his behalf, the best actor Oscar he received for “The Godfather” and instead take the opportunity to call out Hollywood's mistreatment of the United States' Indigenous people.

What did Marlon Brando get paid for Godfather? ›

The change worked well. Ultimately, Brando was paid $250,000 and a percentage of profits, reportedly netting about $2 million from the film.

Who was the first person to refuse Oscar Awards for the Best Actor? ›

Marlon Brando - 1973 Oscar for Best Actor

Sure enough, Brando didn't turn up to the Academy Awards - but as an added gesture, he sent Sacheen Littlefeather in his stead.

Can you decline an Oscar nomination? ›

Over the years, plenty of nominees have failed to show up for the ceremony and, in some cases, publicly boycotted the show. In the history of the Oscars, however, there have only been three people who refused their awards: actors George C. Scott and Marlon Brando, and screenwriter Dudley Nichols.

Who is the only man to win 3 Best Actor Oscars? ›

Six have won exactly three acting Academy Awards: Daniel Day-Lewis (three Best Actor awards), Frances McDormand (three Best Actress awards), Meryl Streep (two Best Actress awards and one Best Supporting Actress award), Jack Nicholson (two Best Actor awards and one Best Supporting Actor award), Ingrid Bergman (two Best ...

Why didn't Katherine Hepburn go to the Oscars? ›

She had seen the script on the desk of producer Pandro S. Berman and, convinced that she was born to play the part, insisted that the role be hers. Hepburn chose not to attend the awards ceremony—as she would not for the duration of her career—but was thrilled with the win.

Which actor won more Oscars? ›

As of 2022, Katharine Hepburn maintained her lead as the actor with the most Oscar wins of all time.

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