What year did the Academy Awards first present Supporting Actor and Actress categories?

Answer The first Academy Awards for Best Actor and Actress in a Supporting Role were handed out at the 1936 awards ceremony. Walter Brennan won for his role as Swan Bostrom in “Come and Get It” and Ga... Read More »

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What is the nickname for the awards given at the Academy Awards ceremony called?

The Academy Award statues are often called "Oscars", a nickname officially adopted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 1939. There are differing stories about the origin of the ni... Read More »

Who won Academy Awards in 2007?

On February 25, 2007, the "79th Academy Awards" were presented at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles. Winners included Forest Whitaker and Helen Mirren for actor and actress in a leading role, Alan A... Read More »

What academy awards did tom hanks win?

Tom Hanks is a staple in American cinema. He often portrays the lovable everyman in films, and has topped the annual Harris Poll more three times as America's Favorite Male Movie Star. His acting h... Read More »

When did"Titanic"win 11 Academy Awards?

"Titanic," the 1997 James Cameron blockbuster, won 11 Academy Awards during the 1997 Oscars, which took place on March 23, 1998. Among its awards, "Titanic" won the coveted "Best Picture." None of ... Read More »