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
Lupita Nyong'o2013actress12 Years a Slave
Jennifer Connelly2001actressA Beautiful Mind
Ron Howard2001directorA Beautiful Mind
Ronald Colman1947actorA Double Life
Kevin Kline1988actorA Fish Called Wanda
Lionel Barrymore1931actorA Free Soul
Joseph L. Mankiewicz1949directorA Letter to Three Wives
Paul Scofield1966actorA Man for All Seasons
Fred Zinnemann1966directorA Man for All Seasons
Peggy Ashcroft1984actressA Passage to India
Shelley Winters1965actressA Patch of Blue
George Stevens1951directorA Place in the Sun
Asghar Farhadi2012directorA Separation
Kim Hunter1951actressA Streetcar Named Desire
Vivien Leigh1951actressA Streetcar Named Desire
Karl Malden1951actorA Streetcar Named Desire
Martin Balsam1965actorA Thousand Clowns
Glenda Jackson1973actressA Touch of Class
James Dunn1945actorA Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Chris Cooper2002actorAdaptation
James Coburn1998actorAffliction
Helen Hayes1970actressAirport
Lila Kedrova1964actressAlexis Zorbas
Ellen Burstyn1974actressAlice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
Joseph L. Mankiewicz1950directorAll About Eve
George Sanders1950actorAll About Eve
Lewis Milestone1930directorAll Quiet on the Western Front
Broderick Crawford1949actorAll the King's Men
Mercedes McCambridge1949actressAll the King's Men
Jason Robards1976actorAll the President's Men
F. Murray Abraham1984actorAmadeus
Miloš Forman1984directorAmadeus
Sam Mendes1999directorAmerican Beauty
Kevin Spacey1999actorAmerican Beauty
Louis Gossett, Jr.1982actorAn Officer and a Gentleman
Ingrid Bergman1956actressAnastasia
Woody Allen1977directorAnnie Hall
Diane Keaton1977actressAnnie Hall
Gale Sondergaard1936actressAnthony Adverse
John Gielgud1981actorArthur
Helen Hunt1997actressAs Good As It Gets
Jack Nicholson1997actorAs Good As It Gets
Frank Borzage1932directorBad Girl
Christopher Plummer2011actorBeginners
Melvyn Douglas1979actorBeing There
Hugh Griffith1959actorBen-Hur
Charlton Heston1959actorBen-Hur
William Wyler1959directorBen-Hur
Alejandro González Iñárritu2014directorBirdman
Natalie Portman2010actressBlack Swan
Jessica Lange1994actressBlue Sky
Estelle Parsons1967actressBonnie and Clyde
Oliver Stone1989directorBorn on the Fourth of July
Judy Holliday1950actressBorn Yesterday
Patricia Arquette2014actressBoyhood
Hilary Swank1999actressBoys Don't Cry
Spencer Tracy1938actorBoys Town
Mel Gibson1995directorBraveheart
Mark Rylance2015actorBridge of Spies
Ang Lee2005directorBrokeback Mountain
Dianne Wiest1994actressBullets Over Broadway
Elizabeth Taylor1960actressButterfield 8
Eileen Heckart1972actressButterflies Are Free
Bob Fosse1972directorCabaret
Joel Grey1972actorCabaret
Liza Minnelli1972actressCabaret
Goldie Hawn1969actressCactus Flower
Maggie Smith1978actressCalifornia Suite
Philip Seymour Hoffman2005actorCapote
Spencer Tracy1937actorCaptains Courageous
Michael Curtiz1943directorCasablanca
Lee Marvin1965actorCat Ballou
Frank Lloyd1933directorCavalcade
Cliff Robertson1968actorCharly
Catherine Zeta-Jones2002actressChicago
Marlee Matlin1986actressChildren of a Lesser God
Jack Palance1991actorCity Slickers
Sissy Spacek1980actressCoal Miner's Daughter
Don Ameche1985actorCocoon
Renée Zellweger2003actressCold Mountain
Walter Brennan1936actorCome and Get It
Shirley Booth1952actressCome Back, Little Sheba
Jane Fonda1978actressComing Home
Jon Voight1978actorComing Home
George Kennedy1967actorCool Hand Luke
Mary Pickford1929actressCoquette
Jeff Bridges2009actorCrazy Heart
José Ferrer1950actorCyrano de Bergerac
Jared Leto2013actorDallas Buyers Club
Matthew McConaughey2013actorDallas Buyers Club
Kevin Costner1990directorDances with Wolves
Bette Davis1935actressDangerous
Gary Oldman2017actorDarkest Hour
Julie Christie1965actressDarling
Susan Sarandon1995actressDead Man Walking
George Arliss1930actorDisraeli
Christoph Waltz2012actorDjango Unchained
Fredric March1932actorDr. Jekyll and Mr.Hyde
Jennifer Hudson2006actressDreamgirls
Jessica Tandy1989actressDriving Miss Daisy
Jo Van Fleet1955actressEast of Eden
Martin Landau1994actorEd Wood
Shirley Jones1960actressElmer Gantry
Burt Lancaster1960actorElmer Gantry
Julia Roberts2000actressErin Brockovich
Frances McDormand1996actressFargo
Viola Davis2016actressFences
Katina Paxinou1943actressFor Whom the Bell Tolls
Tom Hanks1994actorForrest Gump
Robert Zemeckis1994directorForrest Gump
Walter Matthau1966actorFortune Cookie
Donna Reed1953actressFrom Here to Eternity
Frank Sinatra1953actorFrom Here to Eternity
Fred Zinnemann1953directorFrom Here to Eternity
Barbra Streisand1968actressFunny Girl
Richard Attenborough1982directorGandhi
Ben Kingsley1982actorGandhi(Bhanji)
Ingrid Bergman1944actressGaslight
Celeste Holm1947actressGentleman's Agreement
Elia Kazan1947directorGentleman's Agreement
Whoopi Goldberg1990actressGhost(Johnson)
George Stevens1956directorGiant
Vincente Minnelli1958directorGigi
Angelina Jolie1999actressGirl, Interrupted
Russell Crowe2000actorGladiator
Denzel Washington1989actorGlory
Harry "Bing" Crosby1944actorGoing My Way
Barry Fitzgerald1944actorGoing My Way
Leo McCarey1944directorGoing My Way
Victor Fleming1939directorGone with the Wind
Vivien Leigh1939actressGone with the Wind
Hattie McDaniel1939actressGone with the Wind
Robin Williams1997actorGood Will Hunting
Robert Donat1939actorGoodbye, Mr. Chips
Joe Pesci1990actorGoodFellas
Alfonso Cuarón2013directorGravity(Orozco)
Katharine Hepburn1967actressGuess Who's Coming to Dinner
Laurence Olivier1948actorHamlet
Michael Caine1986actorHannah and Her Sisters
Dianne Wiest1986actressHannah and Her Sisters
Art Carney1974actorHarry and Tonto
Josephine Hull1950actressHarvey
Gary Cooper1952actorHigh Noon
Donald Crisp1941actorHow Green Was My Valley
John Ford1941directorHow Green Was My Valley
Emma Thompson1992actressHowards End
Melvyn Douglas1963actorHud
Patricia Neal1963actressHud
Susan Hayward1958actressI Want to Live!
Allison Janney2017actressI, Tonya
Warner Baxter1929actorIn Old Arizona
Alice Brady1937actressIn Old Chicago
Rod Steiger1967actorIn the Heat of the Night
Christoph Waltz2009actorInglourious Basterds
Jim Broadbent2001actorIris
Frank Capra1934directorIt Happened One Night
Claudette Colbert1934actressIt Happened One Night
Clark Gable1934actorIt Happened One Night
Cuba Gooding, Jr.1996actorJerry Maguire
Fay Bainter1938actressJezebel
Bette Davis1938actressJezebel
Jane Wyman1948actressJohnny Belinda
Van Heflin1942actorJohnny Eager
Maximilian Schell1961actorJudgment at Nuremberg
Vanessa Redgrave1977actressJulia
Jason Robards1977actorJulia
Walter Brennan1938actorKentucky
Claire Trevor1948actressKey Largo
William Hurt1985actorKiss of the Spider Woman
Ginger Rogers1940actressKitty Foyle
Jane Fonda1971actressKlute
Robert Benton1979directorKramer vs. Kramer
Dustin Hoffman1979actorKramer vs. Kramer
Meryl Streep1979actressKramer vs. Kramer
Kim Basinger1997actressL.A. Confidential
Sophia Loren1961actressLa Ciociara
Damien Chazelle2016directorLa La Land
Emma Stone2016actressLa La Land
Marion Cotillard2007actressLa Vie en Rose
David Lean1962directorLawrence of Arabia
Nicolas Cage1995actorLeaving Las Vegas
Anne Hathaway2012actressLes Misérables
Roberto Benigni1998actorLife is Beautiful
Ang Lee2012directorLife of Pi
Sidney Poitier1963actorLilies of the Field
Daniel Day-Lewis2012actorLincoln
Alan Arkin2006actorLittle Miss Sunshine
Anthony Quinn1956actorLust for Life
Casey Affleck2016actorManchester by the Sea
Ernest Borgnine1955actorMarty
Delbert Mann1955directorMarty
Julie Andrews1964actressMary Poppins
Mary Steenburgen1980actressMelvin and Howard
Tilda Swinton2007actressMichael Clayton
John Schlesinger1969directorMidnight Cowboy
Mira Sorvino1995actressMighty Aphrodite
Joan Crawford1945actressMildred Pierce
Sean Penn2008actorMilk
Clint Eastwood2004directorMillion Dollar Baby
Morgan Freeman2004actorMillion Dollar Baby
Hilary Swank2004actressMillion Dollar Baby
Marie Dressler1931actressMin and Bill
Edmund Gwenn1947actorMiracle on 34th Street
Kathy Bates1990actressMisery
Jack Lemmon1955actorMister Roberts
Charlize Theron2003actressMonster
Halle Berry2001actressMonster's Ball
Mahershala Ali2016actorMoonlight(Gilmore)
Olympia Dukakis1987actressMoonstruck
Katharine Hepburn1933actressMorning Glory
Frank Capra1936directorMr. Deeds Goes to Town
Greer Garson1942actressMrs. Miniver
Teresa Wright1942actressMrs. Miniver
William Wyler1942directorMrs. Miniver
Ingrid Bergman1974actressMurder on the Orient Express
Marisa Tomei1992actressMy Cousin Vinny
George Cukor1964directorMy Fair Lady
Rex Harrison1964actorMy Fair Lady
Daniel Day-Lewis1989actorMy Left Foot
Brenda Fricker1989actressMy Left Foot
Sean Penn2003actorMystic River
Tim Robbins2003actorMystic River
Anne Revere1945actressNational Velvet
Faye Dunaway1976actressNetwork
Peter Finch1976actorNetwork
Beatrice Straight1976actressNetwork
Javier Bardem2007actorNo Country for Old Men
Ethan Coen2007directorNo Country for Old Men
Joel Coen2007directorNo Country for Old Men
Ethel Barrymore1944actressNone But the Lonely Heart
Sally Field1979actressNorma Rae
Carol Reed1968directorOliver!
Henry Fonda1981actorOn Golden Pond
Katharine Hepburn1981actressOn Golden Pond
Marlon Brando1954actorOn the Waterfront
Elia Kazan1954directorOn the Waterfront
Eva Marie Saint1954actressOn the Waterfront
Louise Fletcher1975actressOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Miloš Forman1975directorOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Jack Nicholson1975actorOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Timothy Hutton1980actorOrdinary People
Robert Redford1980directorOrdinary People
Sydney Pollack1985directorOut of Africa
Tatum O'Neal1973actressPaper Moon
Franklin J. Schaffner1970directorPatton
George C. Scott1970actorPatton
Tom Hanks1993actorPhiladelphia
Sally Field1984actressPlaces in the Heart
Oliver Stone1986directorPlatoon
Marcia Gay Harden2000actressPollock
Anjelica Huston1985actressPrizzi's Honor
Robert De Niro1980actorRaging Bull
Dustin Hoffman1988actorRain Man
Barry Levinson1988directorRain Man
Jamie Foxx2004actorRay
Warren Beatty1981directorReds
Maureen Stapleton1981actressReds
Jeremy Irons1990actorReversal of Fortune
John G. Avildsen1976directorRocky
Audrey Hepburn1953actressRoman Holiday
Brie Larson2015actressRoom
Simone Signoret1959actressRoom at the Top
Ruth Gordon1968actressRosemary's Baby
John Mills1970actorRyan's Daughter
Jack Lemmon1973actorSave the Tiger
Steven Spielberg1998directorSaving Private Ryan
Red Buttons1957actorSayonara
Miyoshi Umeki1957actressSayonara
Al Pacino1992actorScent of a Woman
Steven Spielberg1993directorSchindler's List
Wendy Hiller1958actressSeparate Tables
David Niven1958actorSeparate Tables
Gary Cooper1941actorSergeant York
Frank Borzage1928directorSeventh Heaven
Janet Gaynor1928actressSeventh Heaven
Judi Dench1998actressShakespeare in Love
Gwyneth Paltrow1998actressShakespeare in Love
Lee Grant1975actressShampoo
Geoffrey Rush1996actorShine
Jennifer Lawrence2012actressSilver Linings Playbook
Norman Taurog1931directorSkippy
Danny Boyle2008directorSlumdog Millionaire
Meryl Streep1982actressSophie's Choice
Peter Ustinov1960actorSpartacus
Thomas Mitchell1939actorStagecoach
William Holden1953actorStalag 17
Julianne Moore2014actressStill Alice(Smith)
Joan Fontaine1941actressSuspicion
Ed Begley1962actorSweet Bird of Youth
George Clooney2005actorSyriana
Robert Duvall1983actorTender Mercies
James L. Brooks1983directorTerms of Endearment
Shirley MacLaine1983actressTerms of Endearment
Jack Nicholson1983actorTerms of Endearment
Geena Davis1988actressThe Accidental Tourist
Jodie Foster1988actressThe Accused
Humphrey Bogart1951actorThe African Queen
Billy Wilder1960directorThe Apartment
Jean Dujardin2011actorThe Artist
Michel Hazanavicius2011directorThe Artist
Cate Blanchett2004actressThe Aviator
Leo McCarey1937directorThe Awful Truth
Gloria Grahame1952actressThe Bad and the Beautiful
Denys Arcand2003directorThe Barbarian Invasions
Edmond O'Brien1954actorThe Barefoot Contessa
Fredric March1946actorThe Best Years of Our Lives
Harold Russell1946actorThe Best Years of Our Lives
William Wyler1946directorThe Best Years of Our Lives
Burl Ives1958actorThe Big Country
Sandra Bullock2009actressThe Blind Side
Alec Guinness1957actorThe Bridge on the River Kwai
David Lean1957directorThe Bridge on the River Kwai
Wallace Beery1932actorThe Champ
Michael Caine1999actorThe Cider House Rules
Paul Newman1986actorThe Color of Money
Rachel Weisz2005actressThe Constant Gardener
Grace Kelly1954actressThe Country Girl
Alicia Vikander2015actressThe Danish Girl
Heath Ledger2008actorThe Dark Knight
Michael Cimino1978directorThe Deer Hunter
Christopher Walken1978actorThe Deer Hunter
Martin Scorsese2006directorThe Departed
Shelley Winters1959actressThe Diary of Anne Frank
Frank Lloyd1929directorThe Divine Lady
Norma Shearer1930actressThe Divorcee
Juliette Binoche1996actressThe English Patient
Anthony Minghella1996directorThe English Patient
Loretta Young1947actressThe Farmer's Daughter
Christian Bale2010actorThe Fighter
Melissa Leo2010actressThe Fighter
Mercedes Ruehl1991actressThe Fisher King
William Friedkin1971directorThe French Connection
Gene Hackman1971actorThe French Connection
Tommy Lee Jones1993actorThe Fugitive
Marlon Brando1972actorThe Godfather
Francis Ford Coppola1974directorThe Godfather Part II
Robert De Niro1974actorThe Godfather Part II
Luise Rainer1937actressThe Good Earth
Richard Dreyfuss1977actorThe Goodbye Girl
Mike Nichols1967directorThe Graduate(Peschkowsky)
Jane Darwell1940actressThe Grapes of Wrath
John Ford1940directorThe Grapes of Wrath
Mary Astor1941actressThe Great Lie
Luise Rainer1936actressThe Great Ziegfeld
Olivia de Havilland1949actressThe Heiress
Octavia Spencer2011actressThe Help
Nicole Kidman2002actressThe Hours
Kathryn Bigelow2009directorThe Hurt Locker
John Ford1935directorThe Informer
Victor McLaglen1935actorThe Informer
Meryl Streep2011actressThe Iron Lady
Haing S. Ngor1984actorThe Killing Fields
Yul Brynner1956actorThe King and I
Colin Firth2010actorThe King's Speech
Tom Hooper2010directorThe King's Speech
Emil Jannings1928actorThe Last Command and The Way of All Flesh
Bernardo Bertolucci1987directorThe Last Emperor
Forest Whitaker2006actorThe Last King of Scotland
Ben Johnson1971actorThe Last Picture Show
Cloris Leachman1971actressThe Last Picture Show
Joseph Schildkraut1937actorThe Life of Émile Zola
Katharine Hepburn1968actressThe Lion in Winter
Peter Jackson2003directorThe Lord of Rings: The Return of King
Ray Milland1945actorThe Lost Weekend
Billy Wilder1945directorThe Lost Weekend
Anne Bancroft1962actressThe Miracle Worker
Patty Duke1962actressThe Miracle Worker
Charles Coburn1943actorThe More the Merrier
John Houseman1973actorThe Paper Chase
James Stewart1940actorThe Philadelphia Story
Adrien Brody2002actorThe Pianist
Roman Polanski2002directorThe Pianist
Holly Hunter1993actressThe Piano
Anna Paquin1993actressThe Piano
Maggie Smith1969actressThe Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Charles Laughton1933actorThe Private Life of Henry VIII
Helen Mirren2006actressThe Queen
John Ford1952directorThe Quiet Man
Anne Baxter1946actressThe Razor's Edge
Kate Winslet2008actressThe Reader
Leonardo DiCaprio2015actorThe Revenant
Alejandro González Iñárritu2015directorThe Revenant
Anna Magnani1955actressThe Rose Tattoo
Guillermo del Toro2017directorThe Shape of Water(Gómez)
Jonathan Demme1991directorThe Silence of the Lambs
Jodie Foster1991actressThe Silence of the Lambs
Anthony Hopkins1991actorThe Silence of the Lambs
Helen Hayes1932actressThe Sin of Madelon Claudet
Jennifer Jones1943actressThe Song of Bernadette
Robert Wise1965directorThe Sound of Music
George Roy Hill1973directorThe Sting
Paul Muni1936actorThe Story of Louis Pasteur
Jack Albertson1968actorThe Subject Was Roses
George Burns1975actorThe Sunshine Boys
Eddie Redmayne2014actorThe Theory of Everything
Joanne Woodward1957actressThe Three Faces of Eve
John Huston1948directorThe Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Walter Huston1948actorThe Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Geraldine Page1985actressThe Trip to Bountiful
Sean Connery1987actorThe Untouchables
Kevin Spacey1995actorThe Usual Suspects
Margaret Rutherford1963actressThe V.I.P.s
Walter Brennan1940actorThe Westerner
Linda Hunt1983actressThe Year of Living Dangerously
Daniel Day-Lewis2007actorThere Will Be Blood
Gig Young1969actorThey Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Frances McDormand2017actressThree Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Sam Rockwell2017actorThree Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
James Cameron1997directorTitanic
Olivia de Havilland1946actressTo Each His Own
Gregory Peck1962actorTo Kill a Mockingbird
Tony Richardson1963directorTom Jones
Jessica Lange1982actressTootsie
Peter Ustinov1964actorTopkapi
Benicio del Toro2000actorTraffic(Sánchez)
Steven Soderbergh2000directorTraffic
Denzel Washington2001actorTraining Day
John Wayne1969actorTrue Grit(Morrison)
Dean Jagger1949actorTwelve O'Clock High
Lewis Milestone1928directorTwo Arabian Nights
Clint Eastwood1992directorUnforgiven
Gene Hackman1992actorUnforgiven
Penélope Cruz2008actressVicky Cristina Barcelona
Anthony Quinn1952actorViva Zapata!
Reese Witherspoon2005actressWalk the Line
Michael Douglas1987actorWall Street
Paul Lukas1943actorWatch on the Rhine
George Chakiris1961actorWest Side Story
Rita Moreno1961actressWest Side Story
Jerome Robbins1961directorWest Side Story
Robert Wise1961directorWest Side Story
J. K. Simmons2014actorWhiplash
Sandy Dennis1966actressWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Elizabeth Taylor1966actressWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Glenda Jackson1970actressWomen in Love
Dorothy Malone1956actressWritten on the Wind
James Cagney1942actorYankee Doodle Dandy
Frank Capra1938directorYou Can't Take It with You