Who has the most Oscars for Best Director?

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Who has the most Oscars for Best Director?

John Ford
John Ford has the most Best Director wins with four, winning in 1935, 1940, 1941, and 1952.

Who was nominated for best actor in 2004?

Actor in a Leading Role

  • Sean Penn. Mystic River.
  • Johnny Depp. Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.
  • Ben Kingsley. House of Sand and Fog.
  • Jude Law. Cold Mountain.
  • Bill Murray. Lost in Translation.

What was nominated for Best Picture 2004?

McNamara, Harvie Krumpet, Lost in Translation, Monster, and Two Soldiers with one….

76th Academy Awards
Best Picture The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Most awards The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (11)
Most nominations The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (11)
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Who is the youngest director to win an Oscar?

Damien Chazelle
The youngest directing Academy Award winner as of April 2021 was Damien Chazelle. He won the Best Director award for “La La Land” (2016) at the age of 32 years and 39 days. Norman Taurog ranked second – he was 32 years and 260 days when he won the Oscar for directing “Skippy” (1931).

What movie won the most Oscars ever?

Ben-Hur
“Ben-Hur” (1959), “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” (2003), and “Titanic” (1997) each received 11 Oscars. The musical with the most Oscar wins was “West Side Story” (1961), with ten trophies.

Who won the first Oscar playing a real person?

When Cate Blanchett earned an Oscar for playing Katharine Hepburn in 2004’s “The Aviator,” she became the first person to win an Oscar for playing an Oscar winner.

Who is the current winner of the Academy Award for Best Director?

Current recipient: Alfonso Cuarón. The Academy Award for Best Director (officially known as the Academy Award of Merit for Directing) is an award presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). It is given in honor of a film director who has exhibited outstanding directing while working in the film industry.

Who are the winners of the 2004 Oscars?

1 Johnny Depp 2 Ben Kingsley 3 Jude Law 4 Bill Murray

Who was the host of the 2003 Academy Awards?

In August 2003, the Academy hired film producer Joe Roth to oversee production of the ceremony. The following month, Roth recruited veteran Oscar host Billy Crystal to emcee the awards gala for the eighth time.

Who was the first French director to win an Academy Award?

Michel Hazanavicius became the first French director to win the award for his work on The Artist. In 2013, Alfonso Cuarón became the first Mexican director to win the award for his work on Gravity. He also won in 2018 for Roma.

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