Academy Award Winning Actors & Actresses

Gary Cooper
Gary Cooper
Actors & Actresses

Frank James “Gary” Cooper was an American film actor and iconic star. He was renowned for his quiet, understated acting style and his stoic, individualistic, emotionally restrained,...

James Cagney
James Cagney
Actors & Actresses, Musical Artists

James Francis Cagney, Jr. was an American film star who won acclaim for a wide variety of roles, including the career-launching The Public Enemy. He was an accomplished...

Paul Lukas
Paul Lukas
Actors & Actresses

Paul Lukas was a Hungarian Academy Award and Golden Globe-winning actor. Born Pál Lukács in Budapest, he arrived in Hollywood in 1927 after a successful stage and film...

Bing Crosby
Bing Crosby
Authors, Musical Artists, Actors & Actresses, TV Actors & Actresses

Harry Lillis “Bing” Crosby was an Academy Award winning American popular singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death. One of the first multimedia stars,...

Ray Milland
Ray Milland
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses

Ray Milland was a Welsh born American actor and director. His screen career ran from 1929 to 1985, and he is best-remembered for his Academy Award-winning portrayal...

Fredric March
Fredric March
Actors & Actresses

Fredric March was an American two-time Academy Award and Tony Award-winning stage and film actor. March was born Ernest Frederick McIntyre Bickel in Racine,...

Laurence Olivier
Laurence Olivier
TV Actors & Actresses, Authors, Actors & Actresses

Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM was an English actor, director, and producer and the recipient of scores of awards. He is one of the most...

Broderick Crawford
Broderick Crawford
Actors & Actresses, TV Actors & Actresses

William Broderick Crawford was an American Academy Award-winning actor. Crawford was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Lester Crawford and Helen Broderick, who were...

Humphrey Bogart
Humphrey Bogart
Actors & Actresses, Musical Artists

Humphrey DeForest Bogart was an American actor and cultural icon. In 1997, Entertainment Weekly magazine named him the number one movie legend of all time. In 1999,...

William Holden
William Holden
Actors & Actresses

William Holden was an Academy Award-winning American film actor. He was named one of the "Top 10 stars of the year" six times and appeared on the...

Marlon Brando
Marlon Brando
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses, Authors

Marlon Brando, Jr. was an Academy Award-winning American actor, whose body of work spanned over half a century. He is widely considered one of the greatest American film...

Yul Brynner
Yul Brynner
Actors & Actresses

Yul Brynner was a Russian-born actor of stage and film, perhaps best known for his portrayal of the Siamese king in the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical The King and I on...

Alec Guinness
Alec Guinness
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses, Authors

Sir Alec Guinness, CH, CBE was an English actor. Guinness was born on 2 April 1914 in Paddington, London as Alec Guinness de Cuffe. Under the column for name (where the first...

Charlton Heston
Charlton Heston
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses, Authors

Charlton Heston was an American actor of film, theater and television. Heston is known for having played heroic roles, such as Moses in The Ten...

Burt Lancaster
Burt Lancaster
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses

Burton Stephen "Burt" Lancaster was an American film actor and star, noted for his athletic physique, distinct smile and, later, his...

Maximilian Schell
Maximilian Schell
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses

Maximilian Schell is an Academy Award-winning Austrian actor. He is also a writer, director and producer of several films. Schell was born in Vienna, Austria, the son of...

Gregory Peck
Gregory Peck
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses

Gregory Peck was an Academy Award-winning and four-time Golden Globe Award-winning American film actor. He was one of 20th Century Fox's most popular film stars, from the...

Rex Harrison
Rex Harrison
Authors, TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses

Sir Reginald “Rex” Carey Harrison was an English Academy Award and Tony Award-winning theatre and film actor. Harrison was born in Huyton, then part of Lancashire, and...

Lee Marvin
Lee Marvin
Actors & Actresses, Musical Artists

Lee Marvin was an American film actor. Known for his gravelly voice, white hair and 6'2" stature, Marvin at first did supporting roles, mostly villains, soldiers,...

Paul Scofield
Paul Scofield
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses

David Paul Scofield, CH, CBE was an English award-winning actor of stage and screen. Noted for his distinctive voice and delivery, Scofield received an Academy Award...

Rod Steiger
Rod Steiger
Actors & Actresses, TV Actors & Actresses

Rod Steiger was an American Academy Award-winning actor known for his intense performances in such films as In the Heat of the Night, Waterloo, On the Waterfront, and...

John Wayne
John Wayne
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses, Musical Artists

John Wayne was an Academy Award and Golden Globe Award-winning American film actor. He epitomized rugged masculinity and has become an enduring American icon. He is famous...

George C. Scott
George C. Scott
Actors & Actresses, TV Actors & Actresses, Authors

George Campbell Scott was an American stage and film actor, director, and producer. He was best known for his Academy Award-winning portrayal of General George S....

Jack Lemmon
Jack Lemmon
TV Actors & Actresses, Actors & Actresses

John Uhler "Jack" Lemmon III was an American actor known principally for his comedic roles. He starred in such movies as Some Like It Hot, The Apartment, Days of Wine...

Art Carney
Art Carney
Actors & Actresses, Musical Artists, TV Actors & Actresses

Arthur William Matthew “Art” Carney was an Academy Award- and Emmy Award-winning American actor in film, stage, television and radio. Carney portrayed the upstairs...

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