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TriviaBest Supporting Actor Oscar Winner
This man and the previous year's winner were directed by the same man.
The first winner of the Best Supporting Actor Oscar.
The last winner to appear in that film's sequel as the same character.
Won Best Actor 21 years before winning Best Supporting Actor; both films won Best Picture.
The last person to win two Best Supporting Actor trophies.
His character's wife was played by Greta Scacchi, but her scenes were cut.
The only actor to play a villain in both a Batman film and a James Bond film.
The last winner to share a surname with a US president.
His winning performance was named as 'Worst Film Accent'.**
Oscar-winning hairstylist Paul LeBlanc worked with this actor to achieve a 'strange and unsettling' effect.
The first Welsh winner.
Shared his name with a president who died in office.
He later penned an autobiography, the title of which was taken from his Oscar-winning film.
The only winner with an alliterative first/last name whose initials aren't C.C.
The first winner to commit suicide.
The only winner from a film written by William Goldman
At the time of his win, shared his name with a president who left office two years prior.
Co-starred in his winning film with an actor who later won two Oscars; this winner appeared in one of them.
Won his first Oscar for playing a newspaper editor; won his second for playing a novelist.
Life imitated art, and this actor was alcoholic and broke five years after winning.
Portrayed Betty White's father on 'The Golden Girls'
The first winner to die.
Won for a film that was dedicated to Allen Ginsberg and William S. Boroughs.
Starred opposite two actresses playing young/old versions of the same character; both were also nominated for Oscars that year.
The only person to win an Oscar in a Kubrick film.
The first winner to portray a mobster.
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The second winner to have a 'Jr.' attached to his surname.
Outlived in years every other Best Supporting Actor winner.
Lost more than 30 pounds to portray a real-life person.
The only winner to speak four different languages during his Oscar-winning performance.
The first British winner.
He gained 30 pounds for his winning role, based on that character's description in a famous poem.
The first to win for a performance in a western.
Won the Best Actor Oscar four years later, and has not since been nominated.
The last winner to portray a gay man.
Later won the Best Actor Oscar; the same man directed him to both wins.
Earned his Oscar in the third Best Picture winner in which he appeared (to date).
The only winner to also earn a medical license.
Starred opposite a former Best Actor and Best Actress winner in his winning film; both were also nominated for their performances.
The only winner to not have a single line in his performance.
Won his Oscar for playing a role that was played by another Best Supporting Actor winner nearly 20 years earlier.
Won his second Oscar for playing a Frenchman; won his first playing a Mexican.
The first to win for portraying a historical figure.
The first actor to win the Best Supporting Actor opposite Paul Newman.
Won his second Oscar by beating two supporting category winners, one past and one future.
First winner to later win the Best Actor Oscar.
Won his Oscar exactly 40 years after he earned a nomination for his first credited role.
The first to win for his performance in a war movie.
Co-starred in his winning role with the then-wife of the previous year's winner
Alphabetically first of all supporting actor winners.
The first to win for a performance in a musical.
At 80 years, the oldest guest to appear on 'Dennis Miller Live' in 1999.
TriviaBest Supporting Actor Oscar Winner
This actor's winning film was his first of 11 onscreen match-ups with another supporting category winner.
The first to win for portraying a villain.
The last winner to portray a police officer.
The first winner whose character has a death scene.
Won for a mob movie, beating out two actors who appeared in 'Godfather' films.
Of Greek origin, though he played a Latino in his winning film.
The tallest winner in the category's history.
His other Oscar nominations came 38 and 39 years earlier.
The second winner to commit suicide.
According to date of birth, the oldest winner.
Won for a film in which he co-starred with six other actors who were (at some point) Best Supporting Actor nominees.
The first winner to have a 'Jr.' attached to his surname.
The last winner to beat out three nominees from the same film.
This actor reportedly won his winning role under suspicious circumstances, and the story was later fictionalized in a Best Picture winner.
Won his first Oscar at the age of 62; won his second at the age of 78.
Beat out a co-star, an actor who previously won two Oscars and an actor who won one later.
His last on-screen appearance was in the first 'Naked Gun' film.
Was nominated again three years after winning; the same man directed both films.
The only performer to win an Oscar in a Tim Burton film.
Wrote a book called Sea Songs of Sailing, Whaling, and Fishing two years before he won.
Shares a surname with the winner from 55 years earlier.
Though named the 'Greatest Shakespearean Actor of the 20th century'*, won his only Oscar in a modern-day comedy.
The only male actor to win an Oscar in a Woody Allen film.
The last person to win for a film based on a Tennessee Williams play.

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