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Upon picking up her Best Supporting Actress Oscar, she apologized to her co-nominee Valentina Cortese who she apparently considered superior.
The second of two actresses to win Best Supporting Actress for playing a character just credited as 'Mrs. Brown'.
The woman she played in her Oscar film said about the film and her depiction in it: 'That movie made me look like a screaming horse's ass.'
First black Oscar winner.
Only actress to be directed to an Oscar win by the same director twice.
Only Oscar winner for a film based on a John le Carré novel.
Only Japanese Best Supporting Actress winner.
Only Best Supporting Actress winner who is the mother of a Best Supporting Actress nominee.
Only Oscar winner under Richard Linklater's direction
Only woman to win an Oscar under John Ford's direction.
Only Oscar winner under Douglas Sirk's direction.
Only Best Supporting Actress winner whose brother is an Oscar winner for acting, as well.
First Best Supporting Actress winner who was older then 70 when she won the award.
First Winner of two Oscars for Best Supporting Actress.
The performance that won her the Oscar also made her the first person to win two individual Screen Actors' Guild Awards.
Was directed to her Oscar win by her father.
Besides being an Oscar winner, she also holds the record for most Primetime Emmys won by a performer (eight).
Won Best Supporting Actress for playing her film's title character.
The only actress ever to be nominated for Oscars for her first three films (and winning one of those three nominations on top of it).
First actress to win an Oscar after appearing naked in Playboy magazine.
First minor to win an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress.
First woman to have won an Oscar, a Tony, an Emmy and a Grammy.
First (of to date eight) actress to win Best Supporting Actress for playing a prostitute.
Was nominated for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress Oscars on the same night, and 12 years later she had both Oscars on her shelf.
Won her Oscar for the shortest performance ever to win an Oscar (approx. 5 minutes 40 seconds, about 260 words of dialogue) - no, not Judi Dench.
Had to face bitter reality sooner than most Oscar winners - just one week after picking up the statue, she was picking up an unemployment check.
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Won Best Supporting Actress for the last Best Picture winner to receive nominations in all of the four acting categories.
Only Actress to win an Oscar under Terry Gilliam's direction.
First Best Supporting Actress winner who wasn't her film's only Oscar winner for acting.
Only actress to win an Oscar for co-starring with George Clooney.
Fittingly for winning an Oscar for a film that co-stars F. Murray Abraham, she is considered a prime example of the so-called 'Oscar jinx'.
Was nominated for Best Supporting Actress three times, and each time one of her fellow Best Supporting Actress nominees was nominated for the same film as she.
First Best Supporting Actress winner from a film with three Oscar winners for acting.
Oldest Best Supporting Actress winner at the time of the ceremony.
Most recent Best Supporting Actress winner to win for her film's only nomination.
The first ever winner of an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress.
Her male co-star in her Oscar film was also the film's director, who was nominated for his acting in the film (but not his directing), as well.
Only Oscar winner from a James Dean film.
The first of two actresses to win Best Supporting Actress for playing a character just credited as 'Mrs. Brown'.
Most recent Best Supporting Actress winner to win for her year's Best Picture winner.
Won an Oscar for playing an unsuccessful Oscar nominee.
Has something in common with the Best Supporting Actor winner from the year she won her Oscar: Although they won for two different films, both were directed by the same man.
Won her Best Supporting Actress Oscar for a performance that was nominated for Best Lead Actress by the Screen Actors' Guild.
Only Oscar winner who previously rose to fame in a TV casting show.
First Best Supporting Actress winner born in the 20th century.
The film she won an Oscar for holds the record for most Oscars won by a film not nominated for Best Picture (five).
First British winner of a Best Supporting Actress Oscar.
Was very pregnant on the evening she won her Oscar - her first son was born just two days later.
Won her Oscar over hands-down favourite Lauren Bacall, and admitted in her acceptance speech that even she expected Bacall to win.
Her co-star who won Best Actress for the same film later that night was also one of her fellow nominees for Best Supporting Actress for another film.
Won for her year's Best Picture winner, one year after being nominated in the same category for that year's Best Picture winner.
Only Greek Best Supporting Actress winner.
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Only Welsh Best Supporting Actress winner.
Won an Oscar for playing a prostitute in a year in which the Best Actress winner played a prostitute (or a very loose woman at the least), as well.
Around the time of her Oscar win, she hosted a daily late-night TV show.
Most recen Best Supporting Actress winner to win for a musical.
Hosted the Oscar show more often than any other Oscar winning actor.
She became the first Oscar winning actor under Hal Ashby's direction, five years after becoming the first Oscar nominated actor under his direction.
First Oscar winner under Jonathan Demme's direction.
Last of four consecutive Best Supporting Actress winners to share the same initials.
Before winning a Best Supporting Actress Oscar, she already had three Oscar nominations as a screenwriter.
Only actress to win an Oscar for playing a male character.
Only Russian-born Best Supporting Actress winner.
Won an Oscar for the only film in the history of the Academy to be nominated in every category it was eligible for.
Seems I always run out of steam when it comes to the last one. So just type 'Geena Davis'.
Most recent Best Supporting Actress winner to beat a fellow nominee from the same film.
One year after her Oscar win, her first cousin was his party's candidate for the US presidency.
First Best Supporting Actress winner to win for reprising a role she previously played on Broadway.
Most recent Best Supporting Actress winner to have one of her male co-stars win Best Supporting Actor.
Won her Oscar for playing an Oscar winning actress.
Holds the record for the most Oscar nominations for acting gathered after the 60th birthday. (No, not Meryl Streep. At least not yet.)
First Best Supporting Actress winner to die.
Won her Oscar for a performance in the last Best Picture winner to be based on a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
Only Puerto Rican Best Supporting Actress winner.
Only Best Supporting Actress winner whose father is a Best Actor winner.
A nasty (but untrue) urban legend says she only won an Oscar because the presenter of her category made a mistake and read the wrong name.
Youngest Best Supporting Actress winner at the time of the ceremony.

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