Oscar Ranking: Winners All Time

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1.
Walt Disney
Walter Elias Disney was born on December 5, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Flora Disney (née Call) and Elias Disney, a Canadian-born farmer and businessperson. He had Irish, German, and English ancestry. Walt moved with his parents to Kansas City at age seven, where he spent the majority of his childhood...
“ 22 Oscars + 37 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
2.
Cedric Gibbons
Art Director, The Wizard of Oz
After graduating from New York's Art Students League he worked for his architect father, then started film work at Edison Studios in 1915 assisting Hugo Ballin. In 1918 he moved to Goldwyn as art director and, in 1924, began his 32 year stint as supervising art director for some 1500 MGM films, with direct responsibility in well over 150 of those...
“ 11 Oscars + 28 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
3.
Alfred Newman
Music Department, The King and I
“ 9 Oscars + 36 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
4.
Edith Head
Costume Designer, Rear Window
“ 8 Oscars + 27 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
5.
“ 8 Oscars + 24 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
6.
Alan Menken
Music Department, Beauty and the Beast
Alan Menken born on July 22, 1949 in New Rochelle, New York, USA as Alan Irwin Menken. Composer, Actor and Artist, he is famous to working with the legendary Disney Studios since 1987. begun his career as a Composer in 1971 be composing for New York City Ballet and Jingles. He also works many works in the Cinema including as a Actor...
“ Best Musician Alive [OSCAR]
8 Oscars + 8 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
7.
“ 8 Oscars + 6 nominations
79 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
8.
Douglas Shearer
Sound Department, The Wizard of Oz
Douglas Shearer came to MGM to visit his sister, Norma Shearer, and was hired as an assistant in the camera department. When MGM decided to make sound pictures, Douglas was appointed head of the sound department. In 1928, Douglas took the silent 'White Shadows in the South Seas' to a New Jersey recording studio where he added sound effects and music...
“ 7 Oscars + 14 Nominations
71 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
9.
Richard Day
Art Director, On the Waterfront
Richard Day's film career began in 1918 when director Erich von Stroheim hired him as a set decorator. His work so impressed von Stroheim that the director kept Day as a set decorator, then an art director, and costume designer on many of his productions. Day left von Stroheim and struck out on his own in the '30s...
“ 7 Oscars + 13 Nominations
76 Years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
10.
Gary Rydstrom
Sound Department, Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Gary Rydstrom, Director of Creative Operations/Sound Designer and Mixer, joined Skywalker Sound in 1983 as an operator in the machine room. Since then, he has contributed his talents to many projects as a sound designer, re- recording mixer, effects mixer and foley mixer. In 1998, Rydstrom was appointed Director of Creative Operations for Skywalker Sound...
“ 7 Oscars + 10 nominations
June 29, 1959 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
11.
Rick Baker
Makeup Department, Men in Black
“ Best Maker Up Alive [OSCAR]
7 Oscars + 5 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
12.
“ 6 Oscars + 16 nominations
60 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
13.
Walter M. Scott
Set Decorator, Peyton Place
“ 6 Oscars + 15 Nominations
82 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
14.
Billy Wilder
Originally planning to become a lawyer, Billy Wilder abandoned that career in favor of working as a reporter for a Viennese newspaper, using this experience to move to Berlin, where he worked for the city's largest tabloid. He broke into films as a screenwriter in 1929, and wrote scripts for many German films until Adolf Hitler came to power in 1933...
“ 6 Oscars + 15 nominations
95 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
15.
Thomas Little
Set Decorator, All About Eve
“ 6 Oscars + 15 nominations
98 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
16.
“ Best Visual Effect Alive [OSCAR]
6 Oscars + 7 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
17.
John Williams
As one of the best known, awarded, and financially successful composers in US history, John Williams is as easy to recall as John Philip Sousa, Aaron Copland or Leonard Bernstein, illustrating why he is "America's composer" time and again. With a massive list of awards that includes over 41 Oscar nominations (five wins)...
“ 5 Oscars + 44 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
18.
Lyle R. Wheeler
Art Director, Gone with the Wind
He was known as the 'dean of Hollywood art directors'. Lyle Wheeler worked on more than 350 films, winning five Academy Awards ('Gone with the Wind', 'Anna and the King of Siam',The Robe,The King and I and The Diary of Anne Frank) and was nominated for twenty-four others. The former magazine illustrator...
“ 5 Oscars + 24 nominations
84 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
19.
Francis Ford Coppola
Francis Ford Coppola was born in 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, but grew up in a New York suburb in a creative, supportive Italian-American family. His father, Carmine Coppola, was a composer and musician. His mother, Italia Coppola (née Pennino), had been an actress. Francis Ford Coppola graduated with a degree in drama from Hofstra University...
“ 5 Oscars + 9 nominations
Best Producer Alive [OSCAR] ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
20.
Irene Sharaff
Costume Designer, West Side Story
Nominated for fifteen Academy Awards, charismatic costumer Irene Sharaff once declared "you can acquire chic and elegance, but style itself is a a rare thing" (NY Times, August 17, 1993). During her long and distinguished career, Sharaff became known as much for her meticulous attention to detail and her sense of colour as for her versatility in adapting to many genres and periods...
“ 5 Oscars + 11 nominations
83 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
21.
Johnny Green
Music Department, Oliver!
Composer-pianist-arranger Johnny Green was born in Far Rockaway, New York. The son of musical parents, Green was accepted by Harvard at the age of 15, and entered the University in 1924. Between semesters, bandleader Guy Lombardo heard his Harvard Gold Coast Orchestra and hired him to create dance arrangements for his nationally famous orchestra...
“ 5 Oscars + 9 Nominations
80 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
22.
Edward Selzer
There's some cosmic irony that a man like Edward Selzer would reign over Warner Brothers animation division during it's heyday. When Warner Brothers bought the studio in 1944, Selzer was assigned as studio head, essentially replacing former owner Leon Schlesinger. Whereas Schlesinger was undeniably cheap and disdainful of animation as art...
“ 5 Oscars + 7 Nominations
77 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
23.
John Barry
Music Department, Juke Box Jury
John Barry was born in York, England in 1933, and was the youngest of three children. His father, Jack, owned several local cinemas and by the age of fourteen, Barry was capable of running the projection box on his own - in particular, The Rialto in York. As he was brought up in a cinematic environment...
“ 5 Oscars + 2 nominations
77 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
24.
Fred Hynes
Sound Department, The Sound of Music
“ 5 Oscars + 2 Nominations
83 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
25.
“ 5 Oscars + 1 nomination ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
26.
Sammy Cahn
Soundtrack, American Beauty
Award-winning songwriter ("All the Way" [Academy Award, 1957], "Three Coins in the Fountain" [Academy Award, 1954], "Love and Marriage" [Emmy Award, 1955], "High Hopes" [Academy Award, 1959], "Call Me Irresponsible" [Academy Award, 1963]), composer, author and publisher, educated at Seward Park High School in New York...
“ 4 Oscars + 22 Nominations
79 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
27.
Sam Comer
Set Decorator, Bonanza
“ 4 Oscars + 22 Nominations
81 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
28.
Woody Allen
Writer, Annie Hall
Woody Allen was born Allan Stewart Konigsberg on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, to Nettie (Cherrie), a bookkeeper, and Martin Konigsberg, a waiter and jewellery engraver. His father was of Russian Jewish descent, and his maternal grandparents were Austrian Jewish immigrants. As a young boy...
“ Best Writer Alive [OSCAR]
4 Oscars + 20 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
29.
Dimitri Tiomkin
Music Department, It's a Wonderful Life
Dimitri Tiomkin was a Russian Jewish composer who emigrated to America and became one of the most distinguished and best-loved music writers of Hollywood. He won a hallowed place in the pantheon of the most successful and productive composers in American film history, earning himself four Oscars and sixteen Academy Awards nominations...
“ 4 Oscars + 18 nominations
85 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
30.
Johnny Mercer
Soundtrack, L.A. Confidential
Johnny Mercer started his career as singer and songwriter for Paul Whiteman. He started writing songs for Hollywood in 1935, where he also had a few small parts in musicals. Among his famous songs is the inoffical anthem of Hollywood, "Hooray For Hollywood" that he wrote for the movie "Hollywood Hotel". He also had radio programs and made records, some with Bing Crosby.
“ 4 Oscars + 15 Nominations
66 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
31.
Henry Mancini
Born in Cleveland, Ohio, but brought up in Pennsylvania, where he played the flute in a local band, as a youth, before sending some arrangements to Benny Goodman. Goodman offered him a job and, after serving in WWII, he joined the rearranged Glenn Miller band. In 1952, he was given a two-week assignment...
“ 4 Oscars + 14 nominations
70 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
32.
Leon Shamroy
Cinematographer, Planet of the Apes
“ 4 Oscars + 14 nominations
72 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
33.
Jimmy Van Heusen
Soundtrack, American Beauty
Jimmy Van Heusen was inarguably one of the most accomplished songwriters in history. Claiming four "Oscars" and one Emmy award among his credits he also wrote more songs (85) recorded by Frank Sinatra, his long time friend, than any other composer. He also composed the songs for another good friend...
“ 4 Oscars + 10 Nominations
77 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
34.
Christopher Boyes
Sound Department, The Avengers
“ 4 Oscars + 10 Nominations
No information about his age
conferir ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
35.
“ 4 Oscars + 9 nominations
November 29, 1954 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
36.
“ 4 Oscars + 9 nominations
September 21, 1957 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
37.
André Previn
Music Department, Fight Club
“ 4 Oscars + 9 Nominations
04 June 1929 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
38.
“ 4 Oscars + 9 nominations
88 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
39.
Katharine Hepburn
Born May 12, 1907 in Hartford, Connecticut, she was the daughter of a doctor and a suffragette, both of whom always encouraged her to speak her mind, develop it fully, and exercise her body to its full potential. An athletic tomboy as a child, she was also very close to her brother, Tom, and was devastated at age 14 to find him dead...
“ 4 Oscars + 8 nominations
96 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
40.
Clint Eastwood
Perhaps the icon of macho movie stars, and a living legend, Clint Eastwood has become a standard in international cinema. Born May 31, 1930 in San Francisco, the elder of two children in a middle-class family, Eastwood stayed in high school until the comparatively late age of nineteen and worked menial jobs over a period of several years before enrolling at Los Angeles City College...
“ 4 Oscars + 7 nominations
May 31, 1930 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
41.
“ 4 Oscars + 6 nominations
62 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
42.
Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, on February 11, 1909, Joseph Leo Mankiewicz first worked for the movies as a translator of intertitles, employed by Paramount in Berlin, the UFA's American distributor at the time (1928). He became a dialoguist, then a screenwriter on numerous Paramount productions in Hollywood...
“ 4 Oscars + 6 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
43.
Fred Zinnemann
Director, High Noon
Initially grew up wanting to be a violinist, but while at the University of Vienna decided to study law. While doing so, he became increasingly interested in American film and decided that was what he wanted to do. He became involved in European filmaking for a short time before going to America to study film.
“ 4 Oscars + 6 nominations
89 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
44.
Joseph Ruttenberg
Cinematographer, The Philadelphia Story
Four-time Oscar-winning cinematographer Joseph Ruttenberg was born in St. Petersburg, Russia. In 1893, at the age of four, his family moved to the United States, eventually settling in Boston. After schooling, he got his first job in 1907 working as a newsboy and personal runner for William Randolph Hearst's 'Boston American'...
“ 4 Oscars + 6 nominations
93 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
45.
Gary Summers
Sound Department, Avatar
Gary Summers has worked as a Motion Picture Re-recording Mixer for the past thirty-three years. His career in sound began in 1979 when he was employed by Lucas Film Ltd. as a sound recordist to work on "Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back". His abilities as a Re-recording Mixer were first used in 1983 on "Star Wars: The Return of the Jedi"...
“ 4 Oscars + 6 Nominations
conferir
No information about his age ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
46.
“ 4 Oscars + 5 nomination
1957 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
47.
Milena Canonero
Costume Designer, The Shining
Milena Canonero grew up in Genoa. She studied design and costume in Genoa before moving to England to finish her studies. Milena's film career started with Stanley Kubrick, designing the costumes for three of his films: Clockwork Orange (1971), Barry Lyndon (1975), winning her first of her four academy awards...
“ 4 Oscars + 5 nominations
January 1, 1946
Best Costume Designer Alive[OSCAR] ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
48.
Scott Millan
Sound Department, Gladiator
“ 4 Oscars + 5 Nominations
conferir
No information about his age ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
49.
F. Keogh Gleason
Set Decorator, Gigi
“ 4 Oscars + 3 Nominations
76 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
50.
Bob Beemer
Sound Department, The Bourne Ultimatum
“ 4 Oscars + 3 Nominations
February 08, 1955 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
51.
Ken Ralston
Visual Effects, Forrest Gump
“ 4 Oscars + 3 nominations
January 1, 1954 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
52.
Robert Wise
Robert Earl Wise was born on September 10, 1914 in Winchester, Indiana, the youngest of three sons of Olive R. (Longenecker) and Earl Waldo Wise, a meat packer. His parents were both of Pennsylvania Dutch (German) descent. At age nineteen, the avid moviegoer came into the film business through an odd job at RKO Radio Pictures...
“ 4 Oscars + 3 nominations
91 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
53.
“ 4 Oscars + 2 nominations
January 26, 1965 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
54.
“ 4 Oscars + 2 nominations
February 06, 1958 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
55.
John Ford
Director, The Searchers
John Ford is, arguably, The Great American Director. When Orson Welles, who repeatedly screened Ford's Stagecoach as a crash course in filmmaking before helming his first film, Citizen Kane, was asked who his three favorite directors were, he answered, "John Ford, John Ford, and John Ford." Along with D.W. Griffith and Cecil B. DeMille...
“ 4 Oscars + 2 nominations
79 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
56.
John Box
Production Designer, Lawrence of Arabia
“ 4 Oscars + 2 Nominations
85 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
57.
“ 4 Oscars
May 14, 1943 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
58.
Max Steiner
Composer, Casablanca
Austrian composer who achieved legendary status as the creator of hundreds of classic American film scores. As a child he was astonishingly musically gifted, composing complex works as a teenager and completing the course of study at Vienna's Hochschule fuer Musik und Darstellende Kunst in only one year...
“ 3 Oscars + 21 nominations
83 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
59.
Hans Dreier
Art Director, Sunset Blvd.
The extraordinarily prolific and eclectic art director Hans Dreier studied at Munich University, majoring in engineering and architecture. Following military service during the First World War, he spent time working as a supervising architect in the Cameroons and South Africa. From 1919 to 1923, he joined Germany's pre-eminent film company...
“ 3 Oscars + 20 Nominations
81 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
60.
Meryl Streep
Considered by many critics to be the greatest living actress, Meryl Streep has been nominated for the Academy Award an astonishing 19 times, and has won it three times. Meryl was born Mary Louise Streep in 1949 in Summit, New Jersey, to Mary Wolf (Wilkinson), a commercial artist, and Harry William Streep...
“ Best Actress Alive [OSCAR]
3 Oscars + 16 nominations
June 22, 1949 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
61.
Ray Heindorf
Music Department, The Music Man
Raymond John Heindorf was born August 25, 1908. in Haverstraw, New York. He grew up in Mechanicville, New York, where he moved to when he was about 10 years old. In 1926 he graduated from Mechanicville High School. He was interested in cars and machinery; he loved to play pool with his father, the late John J...
“ 3 Oscars + 15 nominations
71 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
62.
“ 3 Oscars + 15 nominations
81 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
63.
“ 3 Oscars + 14 nominations
71 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
64.
Miklós Rózsa
Music Department, Ben-Hur
'Miklos Rozsa' studied the violin from the age of five. In 1926, he began studying at the Leipzig Conservatory. In 1929, his violin concerto was performed there. While living in Paris from 1931, Rozsa had his 'Variations on a Hungarian Peasant Song' and his 'Symphony and Serenade for Small Orchestra' performed...
“ 3 Oscars + 14 nominations
88 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
65.
John P. Livadary
Sound Department, 3:10 to Yuma
“ 3 Oscars + 14 Nominations
90 Years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
66.
Alan Bergman
Music Department, Good Times
Prolific songwriter ("Nice 'n' Easy", "Yellow Bird"), composer and author, educated at UCLA and the University of Northern Carolina (BA). During WW II, he wrote and directed Special Services shows, then directed TV shows for CBS in Philadelphia, PA from 1945-1953. He joined ASCAP in 1955 and wrote TV production numbers for Jo Stafford special shows...
“ 3 Oscars + 13 Nominations
September 11, 1925 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
67.
Marilyn Bergman
Music Department, Good Times
Prolific songwriter ("Nice 'n' Easy", "Yellow Bird"), composer and author, she has written several theme songs for television and songs for revues, night clubs, and films. Joining ASCAP in 1953, her chief musical collaborators include her husband Alan Bergman, Lew Spence, Norman Luboff, Paul Weston...
“ 3 Oscars + 13 Nominations
November 10, 1929 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
68.
Gordon Sawyer
Sound Department, The Alamo
For over 50 years, Gordon E. Sawyer served as the Sound Director for Samuel Goldwyn Studios, and later for M.G.M. He was honored with three Oscars for his work on The Bishop's Wife, The Alamo, and West Side Story, and received twelve additional Oscar nominations over the course of his career. The Gordon E...
“ 3 Oscars + 13 Nominations
74 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
69.
“ 3 Oscars + 13 Nominations
76 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
70.
Robert Surtees
Cinematographer, The Graduate
Robert L. Surtees began his working life as a portrait photographer and retoucher, before becoming camera assistant at Universal in 1927. He spent a lengthy apprenticeship (15 years) working under such experienced cinematographers as Hal Mohr, Joseph Ruttenberg and Gregg Toland. Between 1929 and 1930...
“ 3 Oscars + 13 Nominations
78 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
71.
Charles Le Maire
Costume and Wardrobe Department, All About Eve
“ 3 Oscars + 13 nominations
88 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
72.
Steven Spielberg
Undoubtedly one of the most influential film personalities in the history of film, Steven Spielberg is perhaps Hollywood's best known director and one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. Spielberg has countless big-grossing, critically acclaimed credits to his name, as producer, director and writer...
“ 3 Oscars + 12 nominations ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
73.
Robert Surtees
Cinematographer, The Graduate
Robert L. Surtees began his working life as a portrait photographer and retoucher, before becoming camera assistant at Universal in 1927. He spent a lengthy apprenticeship (15 years) working under such experienced cinematographers as Hal Mohr, Joseph Ruttenberg and Gregg Toland. Between 1929 and 1930...
“ 3 Oscars + 12 nominations
78 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
74.
“ 3 Oscars + 11 nominations
69 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
75.
William Wyler
Director, Ben-Hur
William Wyler was an American filmmaker who, at the time of his death in 1981, was considered by his peers as second only to John Ford as a master craftsman of cinema. The winner of three Best Director Academy Awards, second again only to Ford's four, Wyler's reputation has unfairly suffered as...
“ 3 Oscars + 11 nominations
79 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
76.
Alexander Golitzen
Art Director, Touch of Evil
Alexander Golitzen was a legendary art director, a field in which most worker's names remain relatively unknown. His prolific work in hundreds of films, predominantly at Universal, made his name familiar to many film-goers, at least among those who read credits. Possibly only Cedric Gibbons, at MGM...
“ 3 Oscars + 11 Nominations
97 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
77.
Michel Legrand
Michel Legrand is a three times Academy Award-winning French composer, conductor and pianist who composed over 200 film and television scores as well as recorded over a hundred albums of jazz, popular and classical music. He was born on February 24, 1932, in Becon-les-Bruyeres, in the Paris suburbs...
“ 3 Oscars + 10 Nominations
February 24, 1932 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
78.
Paul S. Fox
Set Decorator, The King and I
“ 3 Oscars + 10 nomination
73 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
79.
Jack Nicholson
With 12 Academy Award nominations (eight for Best Actor and four for Best Supporting Actor), Jack Nicholson is the most nominated male actor in Academy Awards history. Only Nicholson (1960s-2000s), Michael Caine (1960s-2000s), Paul Newman (1950s-1960s, 1980s-2000s), and Laurence Olivier (1930s-1970s) have been nominated for an acting (lead or supporting) Academy Award in five decades...
“ Best Actor Alive [OSCAR]
3 Oscars + 9 nomination
April 22, 1937 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
80.
Marvin Hamlisch
Music Department, The Spy Who Loved Me
Musical talent ran in Marvin Hamlisch's family - his father was an accordionist, and at seven Hamlisch was the youngest student ever accepted by Manhattan's Julliard School of Music. Hamlich furthered his education by taking night classes at Queens College and working during the day as a rehearsal pianist for Broadway shows...
“ 3 Oscars + 9 Nominations
68 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
81.
Ned Washington
Soundtrack, Carol
Prolific American lyricist and songwriter, one of the giants of Tin Pan Alley. He contributed numerous popular standards to jazz and to the big band scene. His catalogue includes such titles as "I'm Getting Sentimental Over You" (theme song for bandleader Tommy Dorsey), the ballad "I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance With You"...
“ 3 Oscars + 9 nominations
75 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
82.
“ 3 Oscars + 9 Nominations
78 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
83.
Dorothy Jeakins
Costume Designer, The Sound of Music
Distinguished American costume designer, who worked with some of the biggest names in Hollywood, including John Huston, William Wyler, Cecil B. DeMille and Robert Wise. Abandoned by her parents at an early age, Dorothy Jeakins was educated at schools in San Diego and Los Angeles. Early in her childhood...
“ 3 Oscars + 9 nominations
81 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
84.
Ray Moyer
Set Decorator, Rear Window
Paul Raymond Moyer was born in Santa Barbara, California, son of John Linnington Moyer and Eva Bither. He married Catherine Foote in 1917 and had two daughters, Paula Barbara Moyer and Nancy Carol Moyer. He worked for many years at Paramount Studios, but in his later years worked with John Wayne at Batjac Productions...
“ 3 Oscars + 9 Nominations
87 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
85.
“ 3 Oscars + 8 nominations
May 15, 1952 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
86.
“ 3 Oscars + 8 nominations
September 25, 1948 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
87.
Oliver Stone
Director, Platoon
Oliver Stone has become known as a master of controversial subjects and a legendary film maker. His films are filled with a variety of film angles and styles, he pushes his actors to give Oscar-worthy performances, and despite his failures, has always returned to success. William Oliver Stone was born in New York City...
“ 3 Oscars + 8 nominations
September 15, 1946 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
88.
John DeCuir
Production Designer, Ghostbusters
“ 3 Oscars + 8 Nominations
73 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
89.
“ 3 Oscars + 8 Nominations
81 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
90.
Harry Warren
Soundtrack, Fight Club
“ 3 Oscars + 8 Nominations
87 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
91.
Ray Moyer
Set Decorator, Rear Window
Paul Raymond Moyer was born in Santa Barbara, California, son of John Linnington Moyer and Eva Bither. He married Catherine Foote in 1917 and had two daughters, Paula Barbara Moyer and Nancy Carol Moyer. He worked for many years at Paramount Studios, but in his later years worked with John Wayne at Batjac Productions...
“ 3 Oscars + 8 nominations
87 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
92.
Sandy Powell
Costume Designer, The Departed
“ 3 Oscars + 7 nominations
April 07, 1960 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
93.
Dante Ferretti
Production Designer, Shutter Island
“ 3 Oscars + 7 Nominations
February 26, 1943 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
94.
“ 3 Oscars + 7 Nominations
April 14, 1942 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
95.
Conrad L. Hall
Cinematographer, American Beauty
Born in Tahiti, the son of writer James Norman Hall, author of "Mutiny on the Bounty," Conrad Hall studied filmmaking at USC. He and two classmates formed a production company and sold a project to a local television station. Hall's company branched out into making industrial films and TV commercials...
“ 3 Oscars + 7 nominations
76 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
96.
Robert Knudson
Sound Department, Scarface
“ 3 Oscars + 7 Nominations
80 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
97.
Edward C. Carfagno
Art Director, Ben-Hur
The distinguished art director and production designer Edward Carfagno had a long career under contract to MGM (1943-1970). During that time, he worked on some of the studio's most prestigious films and established a reputation for creating an authentic and accurate period feel. He frequently worked on costume epics made by MGM at Cinecitta in Rome...
“ 3 Oscars + 7 Nominations
89 years ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
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Peter Jackson
Peter Jackson was born as an only child in a small coast-side town in New Zealand in 1961. When a friend of his parents bought him a super 8 movie camera (because she saw how much he enjoyed taking photos), the then eight-year-old Peter instantly grabbed the thing to start recording his own movies, which he made with his friends...
“ 3 Oscars + 6 nominations
October 31, 1961 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
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Greg Cannom
Makeup Department, The Lost Boys
“ 3 Oscars + 6 Nominations
1951 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142
 
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Richard Hymns
Sound Department, Fight Club
Richard Hymns has journeyed from film studio tea-boy to Academy Award-winning Supervising Sound Editor. He got his start as a 16-year-old at Elstree Studios in London running tea service to film editing crew members on their breaks, becoming an apprentice editor soon after. He rose through the ranks and found his niche in motion picture sound editing...
“ 3 Oscars + 6 Nominations
July 18, 1947 ” - pierre-diego-243-58142