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  Academy Awards Best Actress and Supporting Actress
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(*Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading (Supporting) Role)
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  Urban Legends Reference Page: Movies (Oscar My Error)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As the Academy has explained many times, two officials from the accounting firm of Price Waterhouse (the official tabulators of the Academy Award ballots) have been stationed in the wings at every Academy Awards ceremony since 1953 just in case such a situation should arise.
In early 1994 this rumor was being spread, according to The Hollywood Reporter, by the "former son-in-law of a distinguished Academy Award winner." By 1997 film critic Rex Reed (promulgator of the theory that Palance was "drunk" or "stoned") was espousing on television his claim that a "massive
However the rumor started, it was undoubtedly inspired by Palance's rather strange behavior at the previous year's ceremonies and fueled by the belief that Tomei and her role (as Mona Lisa in the comedy
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  COSMOWORLDS | Rachel Weisz, Academy Award winner for Best Supporting Actress - 78th Academy Awards, The Oscars, Oscar ...
Best Supporting Actress winner Rachel Weisz, arriving to the 78th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA on Sunday, March 5, 2006.
Academy Award winner for Best Supporting Actress Rachel Weisz during the 78th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA on Sunday, March 5, 2006.
Best Supporting Actress Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz at the Governors Ball after the 78th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA on Sunday, March 5, 2006.
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  Academy Award
Academy Awards are nicknamed "Oscars", which is also the nickname of the statuette (the name is said to have been born when Margaret Herrick[?] saw the statuette on a table and said: "It looks just like my uncle Oscar!").
The awards were first given at a banquet in the Blossom Room of the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on May 16, 1929 but there was little suspense since the winners of the awards had already been announced three months earlier on February 18.
The awards night itself is an elaborate extravaganza, with the invited guests walking up the red carpet in the creations of the most prominent fashion designers (who usually loan them to the stars to gain publicity).
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 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role is one of the awards given to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses.
Following the Academy's practice, the films below are listed by release year: for example, the Oscar for "Best Supporting Actress in 1999" was announced during the award ceremony held in 2000.
Originally, the trophy for this award was a plaque.
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 Academy Awards @ Filmbug
The Awards are granted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, a professional honorary organization which as of 2003 had a voting membership of 5816, with actors, with a membership of 1311, making up the largest voting block.
Academy Awards are nicknamed "Oscars", which is also the nickname of the statuette (the name is said to have been born when Academy librarian Margaret Herrick saw the statuette on a table and said: "It looks just like my uncle Oscar!").
The awards night itself is an elaborate extravaganza, with the invited guests walking up the red carpet in the creations of the most prominent fashion designers (who usually loan them to the stars to gain publicity).
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After attending American Academy of Dramatic Arts, she began her acting career in the late '20s in stock.
She won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress award for her 1948 performance in Key Largo, co-starring with Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson and Lauren Bacall.
She died of respiratory failure in Newport Beach, April 8, 2000 at the age of 90, survived by several step-children by her marriage to Bren.
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 Wikinfo | Juliette Binoche
Born to a movie-director father and an actress mother, at age 15 she was sent to Paris to study at a specialized arts high school, after which she attended the National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts.
In 2000 she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her starring role in the film Chocolat, based on the novel by Joanne Harris.
1994 - C├ęsar Award for Best Actress - Trois Couleurs: Bleu
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 AskMen.com - Cate Blanchett pictures
Blanchett is breaking down stereotypes while remaining a top drawing actress, and by the looks of it, she will be one of the top leading ladies for quite some time.
Her mutation from young woman in love to monarch was hailed as an achievement for the ages and, at the Golden Globes, she took home the award for Best Actress in a Dramatic Motion Picture.
In fact, she won the Best Supporting Actress trophy for her portrayal of Katharine Hepburn at the 2005 Academy Awards.
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 Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actress
Here is a list of the actresses that have won the Academy Award Oscar for best performance by an actress in a supporting role.
This list shows the actresses that won the best performance for lead actress Oscar award, the movie they were in, as well as the year the actress won or was nominated for the award.
Best supporting actress received a plaque instead of an Oscar from the academy for several years.
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Dianne Wiest (born March 28, 1948) is two-time Academy Award-winning, Golden Globe Award-winning, Emmy Award-winning and Bafta Award-nominated American actress in stage, television, and film, and has received several awards in her career.
Wiest was born in Kansas City, Missouri to an army soldier (Missouri Military Academy) and his wife Melissa Winstone, she had 2 brothers: Greg and Don Wiest.
She followed her Academy Award success with performances in The Lost Boys (1987) and Bright Lights, Big City (1988) before starring with Steve Martin, Mary Steenburgen, Jason Robards, Keanu Reeves and Martha Plimpton in Ron Howard's Parenthood, for which she received her second Oscar nomination.
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 MSO: Meryl Streep Online
Meryl received her 9th Academy Award nomination (Best Actress), and was also nominated for the Golden Globe (Best Actress, Musical/Comedy) for her role in Postcards from the Edge.
Meryl was nominated for the Best Actress Academy Award and received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress, Drama for her performance in Silkwood.
Meryl receives her first Academy Award nomination (Best Supporting Actress) and is nominated for the Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Golden Globe Award for her performance in The Deer Hunter.
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 Meryl Streep Summary
Streep got her by-now-customary Best Actress nominations in 1987 and 1988 for Ironweed, in which she played a Depression-era alcoholic, and for A Cry in the Dark, in which she took on the thankless role of a much-reviled Australian woman accused of murdering her own child.
Considered by many to be "the" actress of her generation, Meryl Streep remains in a class by herself in terms of critical acclaim and career longevity.
Meryl Streep (born Mary Louise Streep on June 22, 1949) is a two-time Academy Award-winning American actress who has received numerous accolades for her work in movies and television and who, from the 1980s to the present day, has been regarded as one of the best in her field.
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 Jodie Foster Awards
British Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Bugsy Malone, 1976.
Best Actress for The Silence Of The Lambs
British Academy Award, 1991 Best Actress for The Silence of the Lambs
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 Academy Art Award Best Direction Data And Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Pheeds home more academy award for best art direction articles & pheeds academy award for best art direction the academy awards are the oldest awards ceremony for achievements in motion pictures.
Academy award for best supporting actress shelley winters.
The Shooting Industry Academy of Excellence honored 12 of the industry's best during its 7th annual awards ceremony June 5 in Philadelphia, Pa. The awards were presented during a special reception at the Philadelphia Marriott Grand Ballroom.
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In 1989 Davis received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as the offbeat dog trainer, Muriel Pritchett, in Lawrence Kasdan's The Accidental Tourist, in which she starred opposite Kathleen Turner and William Hurt.
She was again nominated for an Academy Award and Golden Globe for her performance as Thelma in Ridley Scott's Thelma and Louise, in which she co-starred with Susan Sarandon.
She received Golden Globe nominations for Best Actress for her portrayals of a political speech writer in Speechless, a film which she also co-produced, and as a baseball phenomenon in A League of Their Own.
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 Supporting Actress - AOL Music   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Following the Academy's practice, the films below are listed by release year: for example, the Oscar for "Best Supporting Actress in 1999" was announced...
Winners of the BAFTA Award Best Actress in a Supporting Role presented by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
The Best Supporting Actress award should actually be titled "the best performance by an actress in a supporting role." (See the complete list of all Best...
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 76th Annual Academy Awards Backstage | Academy Press Photo Area | AMPAS
Best Supporting Actress Academy Award winner Renee Zellweger and Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winner Tim Robbins introduce their newly-received Oscars backstage at the 76th Annual Academy Awards from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA on Sunday, February 29, 2004.
Best Supporting Actress Academy Award winner Renee Zellweger is escorted to the press room after receiving her Oscar during the 76th Annual Academy Awards from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA on Sunday, February 29, 2004.
With past Academy Award winner Catherine Zeta-Jones close behind, 2004 Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winner Tim Robbins is escorted to the press room after receiving his Oscar during the 76th Annual Academy Awards from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA on Sunday, February 29, 2004.
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 ipedia.com: Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Article   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress is one of the awards given to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ; nominations are made by A...
The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress is one of the awards given to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses.
Following the Academy's practice, the films below are listed by release year: for example, the Oscar for "Best Supporting Actress in 1999" was announced during the award ceremony held in 2000.
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 Lauren Bacall in Relationships: Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: )
At that time her idol was the actress Bette Davis, she recalled that she had wanted to be "the Bette Davis of the theater".
She was nominated for a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for her role in The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996), for which she had already won a Golden Globe.
She also continues to appear in film, and is one of the few major stars of her generation still active in the industry.
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 Anjelica Huston at artist-blitz
Huston won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Prizzi's Honor (1985 and again directed by her father).
She was nominated for Academy Award for Best Actress for The Grifters (1990).
She was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her work in "Enemies, a Love Story" 1989.
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 Golden Globe Award Articles, News And Web-Page   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Golden Globe Awards, regarded worldwide as The Hollywood Party of the Year, will be seen in more than 130 countries worldwide and is one of the few awards ceremonies that span both television and motion picture achievements.
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The Golden Globe Awards, regarded worldwide as The Hollywood Party of the Year, will be seen in more than 150 countries worldwide and is one of the few awards ceremonies that span both television and motion picture achievements.
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 Anna Paquin Biography
Her debut performance, in the 1993 film The Piano, which was widely regarded as extraordinary even by critics who didn't like the film, saw her win an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress; at eleven, she was the second-youngest person to win an Oscar.
She returned to worldwide prominence with her role as Rogue in the blockbuster X-Men movie in 2000, its sequel in 2003, and is set to star in the third installment set for a 2006 release.
1994 - Academy Award (Oscar) - Best Actress in a Supporting Role for The Piano.
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 77th Academy Awards Press Photo Pack | Academy Press Photo Area | AMPAS
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress nominee Cate Blanchett arrives at the 77th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA on Sunday, February 27, 2005.
Academy Award host Chris Rock and Adam Sandler present the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay during the 77th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA on Sunday, February 27, 2005.
Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winner Morgan Freeman poses backstage with his Oscar during the 77th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA on Sunday, February 27, 2005.
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