Best Supporting Actress Oscars

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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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Best Supporting Actress Oscars Winners

1
Angelina Jolie, 47
1999
2
Anne Hathaway, 40
2012
3
Meryl Streep, 73
1979
4
Jennifer Hudson, 41
2006
5
Maggie Smith, 88
1978
6
Catherine Zeta-Jones, 53
2002
7
Cate Blanchett, 53
2004
8
Whoopi Goldberg, 67
1990
9
Lupita Nyong'o, 39
2013
10
Penélope Cruz, 48
2008
11
Rita Moreno, 91
1961
12
Viola Davis, 57
2016
13
Regina King, 52
2018
14
Octavia Spencer, 52
2011
15
Jessica Lange, 73
1982
16
Jennifer Connelly, 52
2001
17
Goldie Hawn, 77
1969
18
Marisa Tomei, 58
1992
19
Renée Zellweger, 53
2003
20
Alicia Vikander, 34
2015
21
Rachel Weisz, 52
2005
22
Judi Dench, 88
1998
23
Laura Dern, 55
2019
24
Anjelica Huston, 71
1985
25
Geena Davis, 67
1988
26
Tilda Swinton, 62
2007
27
Mo'Nique, 55
2009
28
Cloris Leachman (1926-2021)
1971
29
Shirley Jones, 88
1960
30
Anna Paquin, 40
1993
31
Allison Janney, 63
2017
32
Ingrid Bergman (1915-1982)
1974
33
Kim Basinger, 69
1997
34
Tatum O'Neal, 59
1973
35
Patricia Arquette, 54
2014
36
Patty Duke (1946-2016)
1962
37
Vanessa Redgrave, 86
1977
38
Donna Reed (1921-1986)
1953
39
Mary Steenburgen, 69
1980
40
Hattie McDaniel (1895-1952)
1939
41
Linda Hunt, 77
1983
42
Mira Sorvino, 55
1995
43
Marcia Gay Harden, 63
2000
44
Eva Marie Saint, 98
1954
45
Juliette Binoche, 58
1996
46
Estelle Parsons, 95
1967
47
Dianne Wiest, 74
1986, 1994
48
Shelley Winters (1920-2006)
1959, 1965

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