Won 1 Oscar.
Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
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Mr. George Arliss
Did You Know?
[from his autobiography] Harry M. Warner
told me that when he decided to do Disraeli
(1929) he did not expect it to pay but he was using me as an expensive bait to hook people into the cinema who had never gone before.
The first actor to win an Oscar for a reprise role. Arliss originally played Benjamin Disraeli in the silent movie, Disraeli
(1921). He won the Oscar for his reprisal of the role in the talkie remake, Disraeli