Oscar Award Winners

The Oscar Awards have been given out annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences since 1928. It is not known for certain why they are called Oscars, but it is speculated that they were named after an uncle of one of the Academy directors.

Included in this list are the winners of the Best Director, Actor, Actress, Supporting Actor, and Supporting Actress categories.

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NameYearCategoryMovieOther Names
F. Murray Abraham1984actorAmadeus
Jack Albertson1968actorThe Subject Was Roses
Woody Allen1977directorAnnie Hall
Don Ameche1985actorCocoon
Julie Andrews1964actressMary Poppins
Denys Arcand2003directorThe Barbarian Invasions
Alan Arkin2006actorLittle Miss Sunshine
George Arliss1930actorDisraeli
Patricia Arquette2014actressBoyhood
Peggy Ashcroft1984actressA Passage to India
Mary Astor1941actressThe Great Lie
Richard Attenborough1982directorGandhi
John G. Avildsen1976directorRocky
Fay Bainter1938actressJezebel
Christian Bale2010actorThe Fighter
Martin Balsam1965actorA Thousand Clowns
Anne Bancroft1962actressThe Miracle Worker
Javier Bardem2007actorNo Country for Old Men
Ethel Barrymore1944actressNone But the Lonely Heart
Lionel Barrymore1931actorA Free Soul
Kim Basinger1997actressL.A. Confidential
Kathy Bates1990actressMisery
Anne Baxter1946actressThe Razor's Edge
Warner Baxter1929actorIn Old Arizona
Warren Beatty1981directorReds
Wallace Beery1932actorThe Champ
Ed Begley1962actorSweet Bird of Youth
Roberto Benigni1998actorLife is Beautiful
Robert Benton1979directorKramer vs. Kramer
Ingrid Bergman1956actressAnastasia
Ingrid Bergman1944actressGaslight
Ingrid Bergman1974actressMurder on the Orient Express
Halle Berry2001actressMonster's Ball
Bernardo Bertolucci1987directorThe Last Emperor
Kathryn Bigelow2009directorThe Hurt Locker
Juliette Binoche1996actressThe English Patient
Cate Blanchett2004actressThe Aviator
Humphrey Bogart1951actorThe African Queen
Shirley Booth1952actressCome Back, Little Sheba
Ernest Borgnine1955actorMarty
Frank Borzage1932directorBad Girl
Frank Borzage1928directorSeventh Heaven
Danny Boyle2008directorSlumdog Millionaire
Alice Brady1937actressIn Old Chicago
Marlon Brando1954actorOn the Waterfront
Marlon Brando1972actorThe Godfather
Walter Brennan1936actorCome and Get It
Walter Brennan1938actorKentucky
Walter Brennan1940actorThe Westerner
Jeff Bridges2009actorCrazy Heart
Jim Broadbent2001actorIris
Adrien Brody2002actorThe Pianist
James L. Brooks1983directorTerms of Endearment
Yul Brynner1956actorThe King and I
Sandra Bullock2009actressThe Blind Side
George Burns1975actorThe Sunshine Boys
Ellen Burstyn1974actressAlice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
Red Buttons1957actorSayonara
Nicolas Cage1995actorLeaving Las Vegas
James Cagney1942actorYankee Doodle Dandy
Michael Caine1986actorHannah and Her Sisters
Michael Caine1999actorThe Cider House Rules
James Cameron1997directorTitanic
Frank Capra1934directorIt Happened One Night
Frank Capra1936directorMr. Deeds Goes to Town
Frank Capra1938directorYou Can't Take It with You
Art Carney1974actorHarry and Tonto
George Chakiris1961actorWest Side Story
Cher1987actressMoonstruck(Sarkisian)
Julie Christie1965actressDarling
Michael Cimino1978directorThe Deer Hunter
George Clooney2005actorSyriana
Charles Coburn1943actorThe More the Merrier
James Coburn1998actorAffliction
Ethan Coen2007directorNo Country for Old Men
Joel Coen2007directorNo Country for Old Men
Claudette Colbert1934actressIt Happened One Night
Ronald Colman1947actorA Double Life
Jennifer Connelly2001actressA Beautiful Mind
Sean Connery1987actorThe Untouchables
Chris Cooper2002actorAdaptation
Gary Cooper1952actorHigh Noon
Gary Cooper1941actorSergeant York
Francis Ford Coppola1974directorThe Godfather Part II
Kevin Costner1990directorDances with Wolves
Marion Cotillard2007actressLa Vie en Rose
Broderick Crawford1949actorAll the King's Men
Joan Crawford1945actressMildred Pierce
Donald Crisp1941actorHow Green Was My Valley
Harry "Bing" Crosby1944actorGoing My Way
Russell Crowe2000actorGladiator
Penélope Cruz2008actressVicky Cristina Barcelona
Alfonso Cuarón2013directorGravity(Orozco)
George Cukor1964directorMy Fair Lady
Michael Curtiz1943directorCasablanca
Jane Darwell1940actressThe Grapes of Wrath
Bette Davis1935actressDangerous
Bette Davis1938actressJezebel
Geena Davis1988actressThe Accidental Tourist
Daniel Day-Lewis2012actorLincoln
Daniel Day-Lewis1989actorMy Left Foot
Daniel Day-Lewis2007actorThere Will Be Blood
Olivia de Havilland1949actressThe Heiress
Olivia de Havilland1946actressTo Each His Own
Benicio del Toro2000actorTraffic
Jonathan Demme1991directorThe Silence of the Lambs
Judi Dench1998actressShakespeare in Love
Robert De Niro1980actorRaging Bull
Robert De Niro1974actorThe Godfather Part II
Sandy Dennis1966actressWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Robert Donat1939actorGoodbye, Mr. Chips
Melvyn Douglas1979actorBeing There
Melvyn Douglas1963actorHud
Michael Douglas1987actorWall Street
Marie Dressler1931actressMin and Bill
Richard Dreyfuss1977actorThe Goodbye Girl
Jean Dujardin2011actorThe Artist
Olympia Dukakis1987actressMoonstruck
Patty Duke1962actressThe Miracle Worker
Faye Dunaway1976actressNetwork
James Dunn1945actorA Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Robert Duvall1983actorTender Mercies
Clint Eastwood2004directorMillion Dollar Baby
Clint Eastwood1992directorUnforgiven
Asghar Farhadi2012directorA Separation
José Ferrer1950actorCyrano de Bergerac
Sally Field1979actressNorma Rae
Sally Field1984actressPlaces in the Heart
Peter Finch1976actorNetwork
Colin Firth2010actorThe King's Speech
Barry Fitzgerald1944actorGoing My Way
Victor Fleming1939directorGone with the Wind
Louise Fletcher1975actressOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Henry Fonda1981actorOn Golden Pond
Jane Fonda1978actressComing Home
Jane Fonda1971actressKlute
Joan Fontaine1941actressSuspicion
John Ford1941directorHow Green Was My Valley
John Ford1940directorThe Grapes of Wrath
John Ford1935directorThe Informer
John Ford1952directorThe Quiet Man
Miloš Forman1984directorAmadeus
Miloš Forman1975directorOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Bob Fosse1972directorCabaret
Jodie Foster1988actressThe Accused
Jodie Foster1991actressThe Silence of the Lambs
Jamie Foxx2004actorRay
Morgan Freeman2004actorMillion Dollar Baby
Brenda Fricker1989actressMy Left Foot
William Friedkin1971directorThe French Connection
Clark Gable1934actorIt Happened One Night
Greer Garson1942actressMrs. Miniver
Janet Gaynor1928actressSeventh Heaven
Mel Gibson1995directorBraveheart
John Gielgud1981actorArthur
Whoopi Goldberg1990actressGhost(Johnson)
Alejandro González Iñárritu2014directorBirdman
Cuba Gooding, Jr.1996actorJerry Maguire
Ruth Gordon1968actressRosemary's Baby
Louis Gossett, Jr.1982actorAn Officer and a Gentleman
Gloria Grahame1952actressThe Bad and the Beautiful
Lee Grant1975actressShampoo
Joel Grey1972actorCabaret
Hugh Griffith1959actorBen-Hur
Alec Guinness1957actorThe Bridge on the River Kwai
Edmund Gwenn1947actorMiracle on 34th Street
Gene Hackman1971actorThe French Connection
Gene Hackman1992actorUnforgiven
Tom Hanks1994actorForrest Gump
Tom Hanks1993actorPhiladelphia
Marcia Gay Harden2000actressPollock
Rex Harrison1964actorMy Fair Lady
Anne Hathaway2012actressLes Misérables
Goldie Hawn1969actressCactus Flower
Helen Hayes1970actressAirport
Helen Hayes1932actressThe Sin of Madelon Claudet
Susan Hayward1958actressI Want to Live!
Michel Hazanavicius2011directorThe Artist
Eileen Heckart1972actressButterflies Are Free
Van Heflin1942actorJohnny Eager
Audrey Hepburn1953actressRoman Holiday
Katharine Hepburn1967actressGuess Who's Coming to Dinner
Katharine Hepburn1933actressMorning Glory
Katharine Hepburn1981actressOn Golden Pond
Katharine Hepburn1968actressThe Lion in Winter
Charlton Heston1959actorBen-Hur
George Roy Hill1973directorThe Sting
Wendy Hiller1958actressSeparate Tables
Dustin Hoffman1979actorKramer vs. Kramer
Dustin Hoffman1988actorRain Man
Philip Seymour Hoffman2005actorCapote
William Holden1953actorStalag 17
Judy Holliday1950actressBorn Yesterday
Celeste Holm1947actressGentleman's Agreement
Tom Hooper2010directorThe King's Speech
Anthony Hopkins1991actorThe Silence of the Lambs
John Houseman1973actorThe Paper Chase
Ron Howard2001directorA Beautiful Mind
Jennifer Hudson2006actressDreamgirls
Josephine Hull1950actressHarvey
Helen Hunt1997actressAs Good As It Gets
Linda Hunt1983actressThe Year of Living Dangerously
Holly Hunter1993actressThe Piano
Kim Hunter1951actressA Streetcar Named Desire
William Hurt1985actorKiss of the Spider Woman
Anjelica Huston1985actressPrizzi's Honor
John Huston1948directorThe Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Walter Huston1948actorThe Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Timothy Hutton1980actorOrdinary People
Jeremy Irons1990actorReversal of Fortune
Burl Ives1958actorThe Big Country
Glenda Jackson1973actressA Touch of Class
Glenda Jackson1970actressWomen in Love
Peter Jackson2003directorThe Lord of Rings: The Return of King
Dean Jagger1949actorTwelve O'Clock High
Emil Jannings1928actorThe Last Command and The Way of All Flesh
Ben Johnson1971actorThe Last Picture Show
Angelina Jolie1999actressGirl, Interrupted
Jennifer Jones1943actressThe Song of Bernadette
Shirley Jones1960actressElmer Gantry
Tommy Lee Jones1993actorThe Fugitive
Elia Kazan1947directorGentleman's Agreement
Elia Kazan1954directorOn the Waterfront
Diane Keaton1977actressAnnie Hall
Lila Kedrova1964actressAlexis Zorbas
Grace Kelly1954actressThe Country Girl
George Kennedy1967actorCool Hand Luke
Nicole Kidman2002actressThe Hours
Ben Kingsley1982actorGandhi
Kevin Kline1988actorA Fish Called Wanda
Burt Lancaster1960actorElmer Gantry
Martin Landau1994actorEd Wood
Jessica Lange1994actressBlue Sky
Jessica Lange1982actressTootsie
Charles Laughton1933actorThe Private Life of Henry VIII
Jennifer Lawrence2012actressSilver Linings Playbook
Cloris Leachman1971actressThe Last Picture Show
David Lean1962directorLawrence of Arabia
David Lean1957directorThe Bridge on the River Kwai
Heath Ledger2008actorThe Dark Knight
Ang Lee2005directorBrokeback Mountain
Ang Lee2012directorLife of Pi
Vivien Leigh1951actressA Streetcar Named Desire
Vivien Leigh1939actressGone with the Wind
Jack Lemmon1955actorMister Roberts
Jack Lemmon1973actorSave the Tiger
Melissa Leo2010actressThe Fighter
Jared Leto2013actorDallas Buyers Club
Barry Levinson1988directorRain Man
Frank Lloyd1933directorCavalcade
Frank Lloyd1929directorThe Divine Lady
Sophia Loren1961actressLa Ciociara
Paul Lukas1943actorWatch on the Rhine
Shirley MacLaine1983actressTerms of Endearment
Anna Magnani1955actressThe Rose Tattoo
Karl Malden1951actorA Streetcar Named Desire
Dorothy Malone1956actressWritten on the Wind
Joseph L. Mankiewicz1949directorA Letter to Three Wives
Joseph L. Mankiewicz1950directorAll About Eve
Delbert Mann1955directorMarty
Fredric March1932actorDr. Jekyll and Mr.Hyde
Fredric March1946actorThe Best Years of Our Lives
Lee Marvin1965actorCat Ballou
Marlee Matlin1986actressChildren of a Lesser God
Walter Matthau1966actorFortune Cookie
Mercedes McCambridge1949actressAll the King's Men
Leo McCarey1944directorGoing My Way
Leo McCarey1937directorThe Awful Truth
Matthew McConaughey2013actorDallas Buyers Club
Hattie McDaniel1939actressGone with the Wind
Frances McDormand1996actressFargo
Victor McLaglen1935actorThe Informer
Sam Mendes1999directorAmerican Beauty
Lewis Milestone1930directorAll Quiet on the Western Front
Lewis Milestone1928directorTwo Arabian Nights
Ray Milland1945actorThe Lost Weekend
John Mills1970actorRyan's Daughter
Anthony Minghella1996directorThe English Patient
Liza Minnelli1972actressCabaret
Vincente Minnelli1958directorGigi
Helen Mirren2006actressThe Queen
Thomas Mitchell1939actorStagecoach
Mo'Nique2009actressPrecious
Julianne Moore2014actressStill Alice(Smith)
Rita Moreno1961actressWest Side Story
Paul Muni1936actorThe Story of Louis Pasteur
Patricia Neal1963actressHud
Paul Newman1986actorThe Color of Money
Haing S. Ngor1984actorThe Killing Fields
Mike Nichols1967directorThe Graduate(Peschkowsky)
Jack Nicholson1997actorAs Good As It Gets
Jack Nicholson1975actorOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Jack Nicholson1983actorTerms of Endearment
David Niven1958actorSeparate Tables
Lupita Nyong'o2013actress12 Years a Slave
Edmond O'Brien1954actorThe Barefoot Contessa
Laurence Olivier1948actorHamlet
Tatum O'Neal1973actressPaper Moon
Al Pacino1992actorScent of a Woman
Geraldine Page1985actressThe Trip to Bountiful
Jack Palance1991actorCity Slickers
Gwyneth Paltrow1998actressShakespeare in Love
Anna Paquin1993actressThe Piano
Estelle Parsons1967actressBonnie and Clyde
Katina Paxinou1943actressFor Whom the Bell Tolls
Gregory Peck1962actorTo Kill a Mockingbird
Sean Penn2008actorMilk
Sean Penn2003actorMystic River
Joe Pesci1990actorGoodFellas
Mary Pickford1929actressCoquette
Christopher Plummer2011actorBeginners
Sidney Poitier1963actorLilies of the Field
Roman Polanski2002directorThe Pianist
Sydney Pollack1985directorOut of Africa
Natalie Portman2010actressBlack Swan
Anthony Quinn1956actorLust for Life
Anthony Quinn1952actorViva Zapata!
Luise Rainer1937actressThe Good Earth
Luise Rainer1936actressThe Great Ziegfeld
Robert Redford1980directorOrdinary People
Vanessa Redgrave1977actressJulia
Eddie Redmayne2014actorThe Theory of Everything
Carol Reed1968directorOliver!
Donna Reed1953actressFrom Here to Eternity
Anne Revere1945actressNational Velvet
Tony Richardson1963directorTom Jones
Jason Robards1976actorAll the President's Men
Jason Robards1977actorJulia
Jerome Robbins1961directorWest Side Story
Tim Robbins2003actorMystic River
Julia Roberts2000actressErin Brockovich
Cliff Robertson1968actorCharly
Ginger Rogers1940actressKitty Foyle
Mercedes Ruehl1991actressThe Fisher King
Geoffrey Rush1996actorShine
Harold Russell1946actorThe Best Years of Our Lives
Margaret Rutherford1963actressThe V.I.P.s
Eva Marie Saint1954actressOn the Waterfront
George Sanders1950actorAll About Eve
Susan Sarandon1995actressDead Man Walking
Franklin J. Schaffner1970directorPatton
Maximilian Schell1961actorJudgment at Nuremberg
Joseph Schildkraut1937actorThe Life of Émile Zola
John Schlesinger1969directorMidnight Cowboy
Paul Scofield1966actorA Man for All Seasons
Martin Scorsese2006directorThe Departed
George C. Scott1970actorPatton
Norma Shearer1930actressThe Divorcee
Simone Signoret1959actressRoom at the Top
J. K. Simmons2014actorWhiplash
Frank Sinatra1953actorFrom Here to Eternity
Maggie Smith1978actressCalifornia Suite
Maggie Smith1969actressThe Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Steven Soderbergh2000directorTraffic
Gale Sondergaard1936actressAnthony Adverse
Mira Sorvino1995actressMighty Aphrodite
Sissy Spacek1980actressCoal Miner's Daughter
Kevin Spacey1999actorAmerican Beauty
Kevin Spacey1995actorThe Usual Suspects
Octavia Spencer2011actressThe Help
Steven Spielberg1998directorSaving Private Ryan
Steven Spielberg1993directorSchindler's List
Maureen Stapleton1981actressReds
Mary Steenburgen1980actressMelvin and Howard
Rod Steiger1967actorIn the Heat of the Night
George Stevens1951directorA Place in the Sun
George Stevens1956directorGiant
James Stewart1940actorThe Philadelphia Story
Oliver Stone1989directorBorn on the Fourth of July
Oliver Stone1986directorPlatoon
Beatrice Straight1976actressNetwork
Meryl Streep1979actressKramer vs. Kramer
Meryl Streep1982actressSophie's Choice
Meryl Streep2011actressThe Iron Lady
Barbra Streisand1968actressFunny Girl
Hilary Swank1999actressBoys Don't Cry
Hilary Swank2004actressMillion Dollar Baby
Tilda Swinton2007actressMichael Clayton
Jessica Tandy1989actressDriving Miss Daisy
Norman Taurog1931directorSkippy
Elizabeth Taylor1960actressButterfield 8
Elizabeth Taylor1966actressWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Charlize Theron2003actressMonster
Emma Thompson1992actressHowards End
Marisa Tomei1992actressMy Cousin Vinny
Spencer Tracy1938actorBoys Town
Spencer Tracy1937actorCaptains Courageous
Claire Trevor1948actressKey Largo
Miyoshi Umeki1957actressSayonara
Peter Ustinov1960actorSpartacus
Peter Ustinov1964actorTopkapi
Jo Van Fleet1955actressEast of Eden
Jon Voight1978actorComing Home
Christopher Walken1978actorThe Deer Hunter
Christoph Waltz2012actorDjango Unchained
Christoph Waltz2009actorInglourious Basterds
Denzel Washington1989actorGlory
Denzel Washington2001actorTraining Day
John Wayne1969actorTrue Grit(Morrison)
Rachel Weisz2005actressThe Constant Gardener
Forest Whitaker2006actorThe Last King of Scotland
Dianne Wiest1994actressBullets Over Broadway
Dianne Wiest1986actressHannah and Her Sisters
Billy Wilder1960directorThe Apartment
Billy Wilder1945directorThe Lost Weekend
Robin Williams1997actorGood Will Hunting
Kate Winslet2008actressThe Reader
Shelley Winters1965actressA Patch of Blue
Shelley Winters1959actressThe Diary of Anne Frank
Robert Wise1965directorThe Sound of Music
Robert Wise1961directorWest Side Story
Reese Witherspoon2005actressWalk the Line
Joanne Woodward1957actressThe Three Faces of Eve
Teresa Wright1942actressMrs. Miniver
William Wyler1959directorBen-Hur
William Wyler1942directorMrs. Miniver
William Wyler1946directorThe Best Years of Our Lives
Jane Wyman1948actressJohnny Belinda
Gig Young1969actorThey Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Loretta Young1947actressThe Farmer's Daughter
Renée Zellweger2003actressCold Mountain
Robert Zemeckis1994directorForrest Gump
Catherine Zeta-Jones2002actressChicago
Fred Zinnemann1966directorA Man for All Seasons
Fred Zinnemann1953directorFrom Here to Eternity
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