Movies Quiz / Oscar nominees' TV roles

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TV roleNomineeOscar noms
Oliver Wendell Douglas in Green AcresRoman Holiday (1953), The Heartbreak Kid (1972)
'Hawkeye' Pierce in M*A*S*HThe Aviator (2004)
Allison DuBois in MediumBoyhood (2014)
various characters in Saturday Night LiveDriving Miss Daisy (1989)
Jack Donaghy in 30 RockThe Cooler (2003)
Murphy Brown in Murphy BrownStarting Over (1979)
DCI Vera Stanhope in VeraSecrets and Lies (1996), Little Voice (1998)
Lt. Commander Quinton McHale in McHale's NavyMarty (1955)
Inspector Kurt Wallander in WallanderHenry V (1989), My Week with Marilyn (2011)
King Mongkut of Siam in Anna and the KingThe King and I (1956)
Michael Scott in The OfficeFoxcatcher (2014)
Ed Norton in The HoneymoonersHarry and Tonto (1974)
Marty Kaan in House of LiesHotel Rwanda (2004)
Dr Doug Ross in E.R.Syriana (2005), Michael Clayton (2007), Up in the Air (2009), The Descendants (2011)
Sophie Chapman in Peep ShowThe Favourite (2018)
Sherlock Holmes in SherlockThe Imitation Game (2014)
Danny Wilde in The PersuadersThe Defiant Ones (1958)
Uncle Charley in My Three SonsThe Jolson Story (1946)
Jean Hardcastle in As Time Goes ByMrs Brown (1997), Shakespeare in Love (1998), Chocolat (2000), Iris (2001), Mrs Henderson Presents (2005), Notes on a Scandal (2006), Philomena (2013)
Officer Tom Hanson in 21 Jump StreetPirates of the Caribbean; Curse of the Black Pearl (2003), Finding Neverland (2004), Sweeney Todd (2007)
Renata Klein in Big Little LiesRambling Rose (1991), Wild (2014)
Inspector Steve Keller in The Streets of San FranciscoWall Street (1987)
Rowdy Yates in RawhideUnforgiven (1992), Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Inspector Columbo in ColumboPocketful of Miracles (1961), Murder, Inc. (1962)
Sister Bertrille in The Flying NunNorma Rae (1979), Places in the Heart (1984), Lincoln (2012)
TV roleNomineeOscar noms
Jim Rockford in The Rockford FilesMurphy's Romance (1985)
Ralph Kramden in The HoneymoonersThe Hustler (1961)
Kip Wilson in Bosom BuddiesBig (1988), Philadelphia (1993), Forrest Gump (1994), Saving Private Ryan (1998), Cast Away (2000)
Woody Boyd in CheersThe People vs Larry Flynt (1996), The Messenger (2009), Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
various characters in Rowan and Martin's Laugh InCactus Flower (1969), Private Benjamin (1980)
Sir Humphrey Appleby in Yes, MinisterThe Madness of King George (1994)
Alex Reiger in TaxiOrdinary People (1980)
Stewart McMillan in McMillan and WifeGiant (1956)
Lynette Scavo in Desperate HousewivesTransamerica (2005)
Jamie Buchman in Mad About YouAs Good as it Gets (1997), The Sessions (2012)
Hetty Lange in NCIS: Los AngelesThe Year of Living Dangerously (1983)
The Storyteller in The StorytellerMidnight Express (1978), The Elephant Man (1980)
Morticia Addams in The Addams FamilyThe Bachelor Party (1957)
Shirley Partridge in The Partridge FamilyElmer Gantry (1960)
Celeste Wright in Big Little LiesMoulin Rouge (2001), The Hours (2002), Rabbit Hole (2010), Lion (2016)
Rollin Hand in Mission: ImpossibleTucker: the Man and his Dream (1988), Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989), Ed Wood (1994)
Carolyn Muir in The Ghost and Mrs MuirPeyton Place (1957)
Jessica Fletcher in Murder, She WroteGaslight (1944), The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945), The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
Dr Dick Solomon in 3rd Rock from the SunThe World According to Garp (1982), Terms of Endearment (1983)
Martha Levinson in Downton AbbeySome Came Running (1958), The Apartment (1960), Irma la Douce (1963), The Turning Point (1977), Terms of Endearment (1983)
Detective Lt. Mike Stone in The Streets of San FranciscoA Streetcar Named Desire (1951), On the Waterfront (1954)
Molly Flynn in Mike and MollyBridesmaids (2011), Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)
Josh Randall in Wanted: Dead or AliveThe Sand Pebbles (1966)
The Penguin in BatmanThe Day of the Locust (1975), Rocky (1976)
Jackie Harris in RoseanneLady Bird (2017)
TV roleNomineeOscar noms
various characters in Not Only...But AlsoArthur (1981)
Endora in BewitchedThe Magnificent Ambersons (1942), Mrs Parkington (1944), Johnny Belinda (1948), Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
Arnold in Happy DaysThe Karate Kid (1984)
various characters in Saturday Night LiveLost in Translation (2003)
Rodney Harrington in Peyton PlaceLove Story (1970)
host of Ripley's Believe It...Or NotSudden Fear (1952), Shane (1953), City Slickers (1991)
Wood Newton in Evening ShadeBoogie Nights (1997)
Donna Freedman in NeighboursI, Tonya (2017)
Mister Freeze in BatmanAll About Eve (1950)
Lieutenant Theo Kojak in KojakBirdman of Alcatraz (1962)
Jack Gallo in Just Shoot MeWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Detective Mac Taylor in CSI: NYForrest Gump (1994)
Violet Crawley in Downton AbbeyOthello (1965), The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969), Travels with my Aunt (1972), California Suite (1978), A Room with a View (1985), Gosford Park (2001)
Francis Underwood in House of CardsThe Usual Suspects (1995), American Beauty (1999)
Eliot Ness in The UntouchablesWritten on the Wind (1956)
Victoria Barkley in The Big ValleyStella Dallas (1937), Ball of Fire (1941), Double Indemnity (1944), Sorry, Wrong Number (1948)
Vinnie Barbarino in Welcome Back KotterSaturday Night Fever (1977), Pulp Fiction (1994)
Mary Richards in self-titled sitcomOrdinary People (1980)
Dr Philip Chandler in St ElsewhereCry Freedom (1987), Glory (1989), Malcolm X (1992), The Hurricane (1999), Training Day (2001), Flight (2012), Fences (2016), Roman J Israel, Esq (2017)
Jack McCoy in Law and OrderThe Killing Fields (1984)
Jimmy in HR PufnstufOliver! (1968)
Mork in Mork and MindyGood Morning Vietnam (1987), Dead Poets Society (1989), The Fisher King (1991), Good Will Hunting (1997)
compere of self-titled talk showThe Colour Purple (1985)
Madeline Martha Mackenzie in Big Little LiesWalk the Line (2005), Wild (2014)

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