Best Supporting Actress Oscar Winners

About

First presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences at the 9th Academy Awards, the honor is given to the actress who delivers an outstanding performance in a supporting role while working within the film industry.

Trivia

Thelma Ritter was nominated the most times in this category (6), but never took home the golden statue. The youngest nominee and winner of the award was Tatum O'Neal. She won as a ten-year-old for the movie Paper Moon.

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Winners

1
Angelina Jolie, 46
1999
2
Anne Hathaway, 38
2012
3
Meryl Streep, 72
1979
4
Jennifer Hudson, 40
2006
5
Maggie Smith, 86
1978
6
Cate Blanchett, 52
2004
7
Whoopi Goldberg, 65
1990
8
Lupita Nyong'o, 38
2013
9
Penélope Cruz, 47
2008
10
Viola Davis, 56
2016
11
Jessica Lange, 72
1982
12
Octavia Spencer, 51
2011
13
Catherine Zeta-Jones, 51
2002
14
Alicia Vikander, 32
2015
15
Regina King, 50
2018
16
Renée Zellweger, 52
2003
17
Goldie Hawn, 75
1969
18
Rita Moreno, 89
1961
19
Rachel Weisz, 51
2005
20
Jennifer Connelly, 50
2001
21
Marisa Tomei, 56
1992
22
Laura Dern, 54
2019
23
Judi Dench, 86
1998
24
Geena Davis, 65
1988
25
Tilda Swinton, 60
2007
26
Anjelica Huston, 70
1985
27
Anna Paquin, 39
1993
28
Allison Janney, 61
2017
29
Cloris Leachman (1926-2021)
1971
30
Mo'Nique, 53
2009
31
Shirley Jones, 87
1960
32
Ingrid Bergman (1915-1982)
1974
33
Kim Basinger, 67
1997
34
Patricia Arquette, 53
2014
35
Tatum O'Neal, 57
1973
36
Hattie McDaniel (1895-1952)
1939
37
Patty Duke (1946-2016)
1962
38
Mary Steenburgen, 68
1980
39
Donna Reed (1921-1986)
1953
40
Mira Sorvino, 53
1995
41
Linda Hunt, 76
1983
42
Marcia Gay Harden, 62
2000
43
Estelle Parsons, 93
1967
44
Vanessa Redgrave, 84
1977
45
Olympia Dukakis (1931-2021)
1987
46
Eva Marie Saint, 97
1954
47
Dianne Wiest, 73
1986, 1994
48
Anne Baxter (1923-1985)
1946

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