Statistics for Academy Award Nominees for Best Actor

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YearFilmActor% Correct
2019JokerJoaquin Phoenix
88%
2015The RevenantLeonardo DiCaprio
83%
2013The Wolf of Wall StreetLeonardo DiCaprio
83%
1994Pulp FictionJohn Travolta
79%
2012LincolnDaniel Day-Lewis
79%
1994The Shawshank RedemptionMorgan Freeman
79%
1994Forrest GumpTom Hanks
79%
2008MilkSean Penn
79%
2008The Curious Case of Benjamin ButtonBrad Pitt
79%
1997Good Will HuntingMatt Damon
79%
2018Bohemian RhapsodyRami Malek
79%
2018A Star Is BornBradley Cooper
79%
1998Saving Private RyanTom Hanks
79%
1976Taxi DriverRobert De Niro
79%
2000Cast AwayTom Hanks
79%
1991The Silence of the LambsAnthony Hopkins
79%
2004The AviatorLeonardo DiCaprio
79%
2003Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black PearlJohnny Depp
79%
2000GladiatorRussell Crowe
79%
1972The GodfatherMarlon Brando
75%
1999American BeautyKevin Spacey
75%
2006The Pursuit of HappynessWill Smith
75%
1974The Godfather Part IIAl Pacino
75%
1975One Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestJack Nicholson
75%
2019Once Upon a Time in HollywoodLeonardo DiCaprio
75%
2012Silver Linings PlaybookBradley Cooper
71%
1977Saturday Night FeverJohn Travolta
71%
2019Marriage StoryAdam Driver
71%
2004RayJamie Foxx
71%
2005Brokeback MountainHeath Ledger
71%
1976RockySylvester Stallone
71%
2007There Will Be BloodDaniel Day-Lewis
71%
1989My Left FootDaniel Day-Lewis
71%
2010The King's SpeechColin Firth
71%
1989Dead Poets SocietyRobin Williams
71%
2012Les MisérablesHugh Jackman
71%
2001A Beautiful MindRussell Crowe
71%
1993PhiladelphiaTom Hanks
71%
2016La La LandRyan Gosling
71%
2015The MartianMatt Damon
71%
1989Driving Miss DaisyMorgan Freeman
71%
2014The Theory of EverythingEddie Redmayne
71%
2014Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)Michael Keaton
71%
2014The Imitation GameBenedict Cumberbatch
71%
2009Up in the AirGeorge Clooney
67%
2003Lost in TranslationBill Murray
67%
2003Mystic RiverSean Penn
67%
2005Walk the LineJoaquin Phoenix
67%
2015The Danish GirlEddie Redmayne
67%
1982GandhiBen Kingsley
67%
2007Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet StreetJohnny Depp
67%
1979Kramer vs. KramerDustin Hoffman
67%
1996Jerry MaguireTom Cruise
67%
2020Ma Rainey's Black BottomChadwick Boseman
67%
2001Training DayDenzel Washington
67%
1980Raging BullRobert De Niro
67%
2010The Social NetworkJesse Eisenberg
67%
2017Darkest HourGary Oldman
67%
2013Dallas Buyers ClubMatthew McConaughey
67%
1988Rain ManDustin Hoffman
67%
2018ViceChristian Bale
63%
2006Blood DiamondLeonardo DiCaprio
63%
2006The Last King of ScotlandForest Whitaker
63%
2011MoneyballBrad Pitt
63%
2016Manchester by the SeaCasey Affleck
63%
2002The PianistAdrien Brody
63%
1987Good Morning, VietnamRobin Williams
63%
2014American SniperBradley Cooper
63%
2010True GritJeff Bridges
63%
2001AliWill Smith
63%
1988BigTom Hanks
63%
1998American History XEdward Norton
63%
1969True GritJohn Wayne
58%
1977Annie HallWoody Allen
58%
2017Roman J. Israel, Esq.Denzel Washington
58%
1993Schindler's ListLiam Neeson
58%
2010127 HoursJames Franco
58%
1967The GraduateDustin Hoffman
58%
1997As Good as It GetsJack Nicholson
58%
2009Crazy HeartJeff Bridges
58%
1992Malcolm XDenzel Washington
58%
2011The DescendantsGeorge Clooney
58%
1982TootsieDustin Hoffman
58%
2007Michael ClaytonGeorge Clooney
58%
2008The WrestlerMickey Rourke
58%
2016FencesDenzel Washington
58%
1987Wall StreetMichael Douglas
58%
1992ChaplinRobert Downey Jr.
54%
1992Scent of a WomanAl Pacino
54%
1954On the WaterfrontMarlon Brando
54%
1991Cape FearRobert De Niro
54%
1962To Kill a MockingbirdGregory Peck
54%
1986The Color of MoneyPaul Newman
54%
2020Sound of MetalRiz Ahmed
54%
1990Dances with WolvesKevin Costner
54%
2004Finding NeverlandJohnny Depp
54%
2013American HustleChristian Bale
54%
2002Gangs of New YorkDaniel Day-Lewis
54%
1981On Golden PondHenry Fonda
54%
2005CapotePhilip Seymour Hoffman
54%
2009The Hurt LockerJeremy Renner
54%
2004Million Dollar BabyClint Eastwood
54%
1951A Streetcar Named DesireMarlon Brando
50%
2020The FatherAnthony Hopkins
50%
1939Gone with the WindClark Gable
50%
2017Phantom ThreadDaniel Day-Lewis
50%
1992UnforgivenClint Eastwood
50%
1989Born on the Fourth of JulyTom Cruise
50%
2015Steve JobsMichael Fassbender
50%
1993In the Name of the FatherDaniel Day-Lewis
50%
1951The African QueenHumphrey Bogart
50%
1962Lawrence of ArabiaPeter O'Toole
50%
1974ChinatownJack Nicholson
50%
2012FlightDenzel Washington
50%
1969Midnight CowboyDustin Hoffman
50%
2009InvictusMorgan Freeman
50%
2002About SchmidtJack Nicholson
50%
1971The French ConnectionGene Hackman
50%
2004Hotel RwandaDon Cheadle
50%
1956The King and IYul Brynner
50%
1999The HurricaneDenzel Washington
50%
1995Leaving Las VegasNicolas Cage
46%
2000PollockEd Harris
46%
1964My Fair LadyRex Harrison
46%
2018Green BookViggo Mortensen
46%
2017Get OutDaniel Kaluuya
46%
2016Hacksaw RidgeAndrew Garfield
46%
2014FoxcatcherSteve Carell
46%
1998Life Is BeautifulRoberto Benigni
46%
1967Bonnie and ClydeWarren Beatty
46%
201312 Years a SlaveChiwetel Ejiofor
46%
2011Tinker Tailor Soldier SpyGary Oldman
46%
1996The People vs. Larry FlyntWoody Harrelson
46%
1973The StingRobert Redford
46%
1995Dead Man WalkingSean Penn
46%
1943CasablancaHumphrey Bogart
46%
1967Guess Who's Coming to DinnerSpencer Tracy
46%
2001I Am SamSean Penn
46%
1996The English PatientRalph Fiennes
46%
1985Prizzi's HonorJack Nicholson
42%
1985WitnessHarrison Ford
42%
1990Reversal of FortuneJeremy Irons
42%
1970PattonGeorge C. Scott
42%
1975Dog Day AfternoonAl Pacino
42%
1985Kiss of the Spider WomanWilliam Hurt
42%
1969Midnight CowboyJon Voight
42%
1973Save the TigerJack Lemmon
42%
1973SerpicoAl Pacino
42%
1967Cool Hand LukePaul Newman
42%
1956GiantJames Dean
42%
1959Ben-HurCharlton Heston
42%
2013NebraskaBruce Dern
42%
1960The ApartmentJack Lemmon
42%
1955East of EdenJames Dean
42%
1995Mr. Holland's OpusRichard Dreyfuss
42%
1939Mr. Smith Goes to WashingtonJames Stewart
42%
2011The ArtistJean Dujardin
42%
1941Citizen KaneOrson Welles
42%
1991BugsyWarren Beatty
42%
2017Call Me by Your NameTimothée Chalamet
38%
1940The Great DictatorCharlie Chaplin
38%
1977The Goodbye GirlRichard Dreyfuss
38%
1981RedsWarren Beatty
38%
1982The VerdictPaul Newman
38%
2008Frost/NixonFrank Langella
38%
1946It's a Wonderful LifeJames Stewart
38%
1948HamletLaurence Olivier
38%
1983Tender MerciesRobert Duvall
38%
1978Coming HomeJon Voight
38%
2020MinariSteven Yeun
38%
1978The Deer HunterRobert De Niro
38%
1934It Happened One NightClark Gable
38%
1993The Remains of the DayAnthony Hopkins
38%
1995NixonAnthony Hopkins
38%
1959Some Like It HotJack Lemmon
38%
1990AwakeningsRobert De Niro
38%
1988Mississippi BurningGene Hackman
38%
1964Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the BombPeter Sellers
38%
1996ShineGeoffrey Rush
38%
1973Last Tango in ParisMarlon Brando
33%
2009A Single ManColin Firth
33%
1981ArthurDudley Moore
33%
1958Cat on a Hot Tin RoofPaul Newman
33%
1961The HustlerPaul Newman
33%
1963Lilies of the FieldSidney Poitier
33%
1966Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?Richard Burton
33%
1989Henry VKenneth Branagh
33%
1976NetworkPeter Finch
33%
1964Zorba the GreekAnthony Quinn
33%
2020MankGary Oldman
33%
1986Children of a Lesser GodWilliam Hurt
33%
1991The Fisher KingRobin Williams
33%
2003Cold MountainJude Law
33%
1984AmadeusF. Murray Abraham
33%
1987Broadcast NewsWilliam Hurt
33%
2005Hustle & FlowTerrence Howard
33%
1987IronweedJack Nicholson
33%
1991The Prince of TidesNick Nolte
33%
1996Sling BladeBilly Bob Thornton
33%
1957The Bridge on the River KwaiAlec Guinness
29%
1955MartyErnest Borgnine
29%
1967In the Heat of the NightRod Steiger
29%
1940The Grapes of WrathHenry Fonda
29%
1976NetworkWilliam Holden
29%
1952High NoonGary Cooper
29%
1945The Bells of St. Mary'sBing Crosby
29%
1940The Philadelphia StoryJames Stewart
29%
1970Love StoryRyan O'Neal
29%
1970Five Easy PiecesJack Nicholson
29%
1938Boys TownSpencer Tracy
29%
1950Cyrano de BergeracJosé Ferrer
29%
1944Going My WayBing Crosby
29%
1946Henry VLaurence Olivier
29%
1966AlfieMichael Caine
29%
1980The Elephant ManJohn Hurt
29%
2003House of Sand and FogBen Kingsley
29%
2010BiutifulJavier Bardem
29%
1997The ApostleRobert Duvall
29%
1999The InsiderRussell Crowe
29%
1997Wag the DogDustin Hoffman
29%
1984StarmanJeff Bridges
29%
2002AdaptationNicolas Cage
29%
2006Half NelsonRyan Gosling
29%
2007Eastern PromisesViggo Mortensen
29%
2007In the Valley of ElahTommy Lee Jones
29%
1990Cyrano de BergeracGérard Depardieu
29%
2006VenusPeter O'Toole
29%
1978Heaven Can WaitWarren Beatty
29%
2012The MasterJoaquin Phoenix
29%
2015TrumboBryan Cranston
29%
1983Educating RitaMichael Caine
25%
2001In the BedroomTom Wilkinson
25%
1953From Here to EternityBurt Lancaster
25%
2005Good Night, and Good LuckDavid Strathairn
25%
1960Elmer GantryBurt Lancaster
25%
1965Cat BallouLee Marvin
25%
2018At Eternity's GateWillem Dafoe
25%
2000QuillsGeoffrey Rush
25%
2019The Two PopesJonathan Pryce
25%
1956Richard IIILaurence Olivier
25%
1961Judgment at NurembergMaximilian Schell
25%
1966A Man for All SeasonsPaul Scofield
25%
1937Captains CourageousSpencer Tracy
25%
2019Pain and GloryAntonio Banderas
25%
1942Yankee Doodle DandyJames Cagney
25%
1979All That JazzRoy Scheider
25%
2002The Quiet AmericanMichael Caine
21%
1956GiantRock Hudson
21%
1998Gods and MonstersIan McKellen
21%
1958The Defiant OnesSidney Poitier
21%
1953Stalag 17William Holden
21%
1968CharlyCliff Robertson
21%
1953From Here to EternityMontgomery Clift
21%
1979Being TherePeter Sellers
21%
1962Days of Wine and RosesJack Lemmon
21%
1984AmadeusTom Hulce
21%
2016Captain FantasticViggo Mortensen
21%
1974Harry and TontoArt Carney
21%
1980The Great SantiniRobert Duvall
21%
1981Absence of MalicePaul Newman
21%
1941Sergeant YorkGary Cooper
21%
1982My Favorite YearPeter O'Toole
21%
1983The DresserAlbert Finney
21%
1972SleuthMichael Caine
21%
1961Judgment at NurembergSpencer Tracy
21%
1972SleuthLaurence Olivier
21%
1950HarveyJames Stewart
21%
1950Sunset BoulevardWilliam Holden
21%
1971Fiddler on the RoofTopol
21%
1992The Crying GameStephen Rea
21%
1963CleopatraRex Harrison
21%
1988Stand and DeliverEdward James Olmos
21%
1927-28The Last Command / The Way of All FleshEmil Jannings
17%
1997Ulee's GoldPeter Fonda
17%
1978The Boys from BrazilLaurence Olivier
17%
1959Anatomy of a MurderJames Stewart
17%
1978The Buddy Holly StoryGary Busey
17%
1999Sweet and LowdownSean Penn
17%
1932-33The Private Life of Henry VIIICharles Laughton
17%
1954A Star Is BornJames Mason
17%
1951A Place in the SunMontgomery Clift
17%
1950Father of the BrideSpencer Tracy
17%
1945The Lost WeekendRay Milland
17%
2008The VisitorRichard Jenkins
17%
1942The Pride of the YankeesGary Cooper
17%
2011A Better LifeDemián Bichir
17%
1963HudPaul Newman
17%
1958Separate TablesDavid Niven
17%
1940RebeccaLaurence Olivier
17%
1964BecketPeter O'Toole
17%
1965OthelloLaurence Olivier
17%
1974LennyDustin Hoffman
17%
1993What's Love Got to Do with ItLaurence Fishburne
17%
1977EquusRichard Burton
17%
1973The Last DetailJack Nicholson
13%
1956Lust for LifeKirk Douglas
13%
1986Mona LisaBob Hoskins
13%
1985Murphy's RomanceJames Garner
13%
1968The Lion in WinterPeter O'Toole
13%
1981Atlantic CityBurt Lancaster
13%
1955The Man with the Golden ArmFrank Sinatra
13%
1954The Caine MutinyHumphrey Bogart
13%
1935Mutiny on the BountyCharles Laughton
13%
1982MissingJack Lemmon
13%
1963Tom JonesAlbert Finney
13%
1934The Thin ManWilliam Powell
13%
1957SayonaraMarlon Brando
13%
1946The Best Years of Our LivesFredric March
13%
1953The RobeRichard Burton
13%
1985Runaway TrainJon Voight
13%
1936The Story of Louis PasteurPaul Muni
13%
1947Gentleman's AgreementGregory Peck
13%
1952The Lavender Hill MobAlec Guinness
13%
1972The Ruling ClassPeter O'Toole
13%
1999The Straight StoryRichard Farnsworth
13%
1974Murder on the Orient ExpressAlbert Finney
13%
1931-32Dr. Jekyll and Mr. HydeFredric March
13%
1994Nobody's FoolPaul Newman
13%
1962Divorce Italian StyleMarcello Mastroianni
13%
1994The Madness of King GeorgeNigel Hawthorne
13%
1979...And Justice for AllAl Pacino
13%
1964BecketRichard Burton
13%
1979The China SyndromeJack Lemmon
13%
1939Wuthering HeightsLaurence Olivier
13%
1930-31A Free SoulLionel Barrymore
13%
1938Angels with Dirty FacesJames Cagney
13%
1975The Sunshine BoysWalter Matthau
13%
1980The Stunt ManPeter O'Toole
13%
1971Sunday Bloody SundayPeter Finch
13%
1931-32The ChampWallace Beery
13%
1988Pelle the ConquerorMax von Sydow
13%
1958The Defiant OnesTony Curtis
13%
1998AfflictionNick Nolte
13%
1966The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are ComingAlan Arkin
13%
1944None but the Lonely HeartCary Grant
8%
1943Watch on the RhinePaul Lukas
8%
1935Mutiny on the BountyClark Gable
8%
1935The InformerVictor McLaglen
8%
1949Sands of Iwo JimaJohn Wayne
8%
1972SounderPaul Winfield
8%
1948The SearchMontgomery Clift
8%
1936My Man GodfreyWilliam Powell
8%
1939Goodbye, Mr. ChipsRobert Donat
8%
1948Sitting PrettyClifton Webb
8%
1947A Double LifeRonald Colman
8%
1937A Star Is BornFredric March
8%
1936Mr. Deeds Goes to TownGary Cooper
8%
1949All the King's MenBroderick Crawford
8%
1941Penny SerenadeCary Grant
8%
1944GaslightCharles Boyer
8%
1975Give 'em Hell, Harry!James Whitmore
8%
1980TributeJack Lemmon
8%
1945Anchors AweighGene Kelly
8%
1944Going My WayBarry Fitzgerald
8%
1984The Killing FieldsSam Waterston
8%
1983Reuben, ReubenTom Conti
8%
1969Goodbye, Mr. ChipsPeter O'Toole
8%
1957Witness for the ProsecutionCharles Laughton
8%
1958The Old Man and the SeaSpencer Tracy
8%
1966The Sand PebblesSteve McQueen
8%
1986SalvadorJames Woods
8%
1965The Spy Who Came in from the ColdRichard Burton
8%
1955Bad Day at Black RockSpencer Tracy
8%
2000Before Night FallsJavier Bardem
8%
1954The Country GirlBing Crosby
8%
1960Inherit the WindSpencer Tracy
8%
1929-30DisraeliGeorge Arliss
8%
1953Julius CaesarMarlon Brando
8%
1969Anne of the Thousand DaysRichard Burton
8%
1990The FieldRichard Harris
8%
1962Birdman of AlcatrazBurt Lancaster
8%
1971The HospitalGeorge C. Scott
8%
1970The Great White HopeJames Earl Jones
8%
1952Viva Zapata!Marlon Brando
8%
1984Under the VolcanoAlbert Finney
8%
1952The Bad and the BeautifulKirk Douglas
8%
1931-32The GuardsmanAlfred Lunt
4%
1930-31SkippyJackie Cooper
4%
1930-31The Front PageAdolphe Menjou
4%
1930-31CimarronRichard Dix
4%
1938AlgiersCharles Boyer
4%
1928-29In Old ArizonaWarner Baxter
4%
1928-29ThunderboltGeorge Bancroft
4%
1939Babes in ArmsMickey Rooney
4%
1938PygmalionLeslie Howard
4%
1938The CitadelRobert Donat
4%
1929-30The Green GoddessGeorge Arliss
4%
1928-29The PatriotLewis Stone
4%
1929-30The Big Pond / The Love ParadeMaurice Chevalier
4%
1935Mutiny on the BountyFranchot Tone
4%
1935Black FuryPaul Muni
4%
1929-30Bulldog Drummond / CondemnedRonald Colman
4%
1936San FranciscoSpencer Tracy
4%
1934The Affairs of CelliniFrank Morgan
4%
1936DodsworthWalter Huston
4%
1937The Life of Emile ZolaPaul Muni
4%
1932-33I Am a Fugitive from a Chain GangPaul Muni
4%
1937Night Must FallRobert Montgomery
4%
1928-29AlibiChester Morris
4%
1929-30The Big HouseWallace Beery
4%
1937ConquestCharles Boyer
4%
1929-30The Rogue SongLawrence Tibbett
4%
1928-29The ValiantPaul Muni
4%
1932-33Berkeley SquareLeslie Howard
4%
1930-31The Royal Family of BroadwayFredric March
4%
1975The Man in the Glass BoothMaximilian Schell
4%
1940Abe Lincoln in IllinoisRaymond Massey
4%
1965The PawnbrokerRod Steiger
4%
1957Wild Is the WindAnthony Quinn
4%
1957A Hatful of RainAnthony Franciosa
4%
1959The Last Angry ManPaul Muni
4%
1959Room at the TopLaurence Harvey
4%
1960The EntertainerLaurence Olivier
4%
1960Sons and LoversTrevor Howard
4%
1961The MarkStuart Whitman
4%
1961FannyCharles Boyer
4%
1963This Sporting LifeRichard Harris
4%
1965Ship of FoolsOskar Werner
4%
1968Oliver!Ron Moody
4%
1954Adventures of Robinson CrusoeDan O'Herlihy
4%
1968The FixerAlan Bates
4%
1968The Heart Is a Lonely HunterAlan Arkin
4%
1970I Never Sang for My FatherMelvyn Douglas
4%
1971KotchWalter Matthau
4%
1976Seven BeautiesGiancarlo Giannini
4%
1977A Special DayMarcello Mastroianni
4%
1983The DresserTom Courtenay
4%
1986Round MidnightDexter Gordon
4%
1987Dark EyesMarcello Mastroianni
4%
1995Il PostinoMassimo Troisi
4%
1955Love Me or Leave MeJames Cagney
4%
1952Moulin RougeJosé Ferrer
4%
1941Here Comes Mr. JordanRobert Montgomery
4%
1946The YearlingGregory Peck
4%
1941The Devil and Daniel WebsterWalter Huston
4%
1942The Pied PiperMonty Woolley
4%
1942Mrs. MiniverWalter Pidgeon
4%
1942Random HarvestRonald Colman
4%
1943The Human ComedyMickey Rooney
4%
1943Madame CurieWalter Pidgeon
4%
1943For Whom the Bell TollsGary Cooper
4%
1944WilsonAlexander Knox
4%
1945A Song to RememberCornel Wilde
4%
1945The Keys of the KingdomGregory Peck
4%
1946The Jolson StoryLarry Parks
4%
1951Bright VictoryArthur Kennedy
4%
1947Mourning Becomes ElectraMichael Redgrave
4%
1947Life with FatherWilliam Powell
4%
1947Body and SoulJohn Garfield
4%
1948When My Baby Smiles at MeDan Dailey
4%
1948Johnny BelindaLew Ayres
4%
1949The Hasty HeartRichard Todd
4%
1949Twelve O'Clock HighGregory Peck
4%
1949ChampionKirk Douglas
4%
1950The Magnificent YankeeLouis Calhern
4%
1951Death of a SalesmanFredric March
4%
1927-28The Noose / The Patent Leather KidRichard Barthelmess
4%

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