For the first time, the nominees for Best Supporting Actor are all previous winners of Oscars for acting. Robert De Niro
is the most honored, with 7 acting nominations, and the only winner for both Best Actor and Supporting Actor. Alan Arkin
, Philip Seymour Hoffman
, and Tommy Lee Jones
each follow, tied with 4 nominations. Hoffman and Jones have also had 3 nominations for Best Supporting Actor and 1 for Best Actor. Christoph Waltz
finished out the group with 2 nominations for Best Supporting Actor, and subsequently won the Oscar. See more
Malik Bendjelloul - Winner: Best Documentary Feature
Oh boy! Thank you so much. Thanks to the Academy. Very, very kind. Thanks to one of the greatest singers ever, Rodriguez. Stephen "Sugar" Segerman, Craig Bartholomew, Camilla Skagerström, SVT, SFI. All my friends and family. And Sony Classics, the best distributor on this planet. Thank you.
Simon Chinn - Winner: Best Documentary Feature
I also want to thank Sony Classics, Tom and Michael. I want to thank John Battsek, Andrew Ruhemann and the team at Passion Pictures, Josh Braun at Submarine. And my dear wife Lara, without whom I wouldn't be...