All Time Academy Awards Winners
Record-Breaking Oscar Winners
The Academy Awards, also known as The Oscars, is an annual award celebration for cinematic excellence and achievements. Started out as private brunch among a small group of 250 artists, directors, and personalities in the film industry during the late 20's, has now become a popular televised hit showcasing not only awards winners but also humorous monologues by famous comedians and/or actors, high profile singer's performance, and best dressed celebrities. Since its inception, the rules and voting system for Oscar's nomination have become more tougher and higher standards over time. Hundreds of actors, filmmakers, directors etc. have been awarded the Oscar, but only a few entertainers have been able to achieve high accolades with more than two Oscars. Here we look at the ground-breaking Oscar winners in the history:
Most Oscars Won For Single Film
Winning Every Nominated Category
In 2003, The Lord Of The Rings: The Return Of The King won all 11 nominated categories including Picture, Director, Costume Design, Audio Visual Effects, Adapted Screenplay and much more.
Man With The Most Oscars
Walt Disney won 22 Oscars in a span of 37 years in the film industry. Many of his Oscar wins have been in the category of Best Short Subjects such as Flowers And Trees, Winnie The Pooh And The Blustery Day and Three Little Pigs. His animated audio visual production became a worldwide hit among children for generation to come.
Women With The Most Oscars
Edith Head have won 8 Oscars for Best Costume Designs in films such as Samson And Delilah, The Sting and The Facts Of Life.
Most Oscars For Directing
John Ford won 4 Oscars for Directing. His films include The Informer, The Grapes Of Wrath, How Green Was My Valley and more.
Most Oscars For Acting
Katherine Hepburn won 4 Oscars for Best Actress in her 50+ years in acting. Such won in the Morning Glory, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner, The Lion In Winter, and On Golden Pond films.
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