Both of the winners for Moonstruck (1987), Cher and Olympia Dukakis won their Oscars at the same time that their relatives had political success. Dukakis' cousin Michael had just won the New York Primary and Cher's ex-husband Sonny Bono had just been elected mayor of Palm Springs. See more
[Accepting the Best Actress award
And I don't think that this means that I am somebody, but... I guess I'm on my way. Thank you.