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Can you name the directors whose movies, since 2000, have garnered multiple Oscar nominations in any one acting category?

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Best Actor
4: Bradley Cooper, Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Sean Penn* 
3: Daniel Day-Lewis (×2)*, Joaquin Phoenix 
3: Colin Firth*, Hugh Jackman, Eddie Redmayne 
3: Javier Bardem, Leonardo DiCaprio*, Michael Keaton 
3: Steve Carell, Brad Pitt, Philip Seymour Hoffman* 
3: George Clooney, Bruce Dern, Jack Nicholson 
3: Daniel Day-Lewis, Leonardo DiCaprio (×2) 
2: Michael Fassbender, James Franco 
2: Jesse Eisenberg, Brad Pitt 
2: Russell Crowe, Frank Langella 
2: Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper 
2: Javier Bardem, Willem Dafoe 
2: Russell Crowe*, Matt Damon 
2: Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington 
Best Actress
4: Judi Dench (×2), Helen Mirren*, Meryl Streep 
3: Amy Adams, Jennifer Lawrence (×2)* 
2: Ellen Burstyn, Natalie Portman* 
2: Keisha Castle-Hughes, Charlize Theron 
2: Sandra Bullock, Yalitza Aparicio 
2: Judi Dench (×2) 
2: Sissy Spacek, Kate Winslet 
2: Rooney Mara, Rosamund Pike 
2: Cate Blanchett, Julianne Moore 
Best Supporting Actor
3: Matt Damon, Morgan Freeman*, Tim Robbins* 
3: Benicio Del Toro, Tom Hardy, Edward Norton 
3: Christian Bale*, Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro 
3: Alan Alda, Jonah Hill, Mark Wahlberg 
3: Tommy Lee Jones, Mark Rylance*, Christopher Walken 
2: Alan Arkin, Jeremy Renner 
2: Ed Harris, Max von Sydow 
2: Ian McKellen, Stanley Tucci 
2: Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell* 
2: Christian Bale, Sam Rockwell 
2: Jamie Foxx, Jon Voight 
2: Paul Newman, Michael Shannon 
2: Jonah Hill, Mark Ruffalo 
2: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Clive Owen 
2: Casey Affleck, Joaquin Phoenix 
2: Benicio Del Toro*, Albert Finney 
2: Christoph Waltz (×2)** 
2: Djimon Hounsou, Ken Watanabe 
Best Supporting Actress
4: Penélope Cruz, Queen Latifah, Meryl Streep, Catherine Zeta-Jones* 
4: Amy Adams, Jennifer Lawrence*, Melissa Leo*, Jacki Weaver 
3: Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway*, Alicia Vikander* 
3: Adriana Barraza, Rinko Kikuchi, Emma Stone 
3: Kathy Bates, Virginia Madsen, June Squibb 
2: Penélope Cruz*, Sally Hawkins 
2: Helen Mirren, Maggie Smith 
2: Amy Adams, Lesley Manville 
2: Jennifer Hudson*, Laura Linney 
2: Kate Hudson, Frances McDormand 
2: Julianne Moore, Julie Walters 
2: Cate Blanchett, Kate Winslet 
2: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara 
2: Naomie Harris, Regina King* 
2: Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz 
2: Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick 
2: Amy Adams, Viola Davis 
2: Jessica Chastain, Octavia Spencer* 

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