2013 Rajdari Awards Part 2

by alexwayne616 | created - 21 Jan 2013 | updated - 15 Jul 2013 | Public

The 2013 Rajdari Awards Part 2, Part 1 are for the movies and part 2 are for actors, actresses, and directors.

1. Audrey Hepburn

Actress | Breakfast at Tiffany's

Audrey Hepburn was born on May 4, 1929 in Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium. She was a blue-blood and a cosmopolitan from birth. Her mother, Baroness Ella Van Heemstra, was of a Dutch descent, and her father, Joseph Victor Anthony Hepburn-Ruston, was born in Úzice, Bohemia, and of an English and Austrian ...

For Best Actress in the history of movies and the 10 nominees are 1. Audrey Hepburn (won) 2. Natalie Portman 3. Julie Andrews 4. Meryl Streep 5. Katherine Hepburn 6. Elizabeth Taylor 7. Jodie Foster 8. Kate Winslet 9. Marion Cotillard 10. Natalie Wood

2. Christian Bale

Actor | The Dark Knight

Christian Charles Philip Bale was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK on January 30, 1974, to English parents Jennifer "Jenny" (James) and David Charles Howard Bale. His mother was a circus performer and his father, who was born in South Africa, was a commercial pilot. The family lived in different ...

For Best Actor in the history of movies and the 10 nominees are 1. Christian Bale (won) 2. Humphrey Bogart 3. Peter O'Toole 4. Heath Ledger 5. Al Pacino 6. Dustin Hoffman 7. Marlon Brando 8. Tom Hanks 9. Gary Oldman 10. Gregory Peck

3. Christopher Nolan

Writer | Interstellar

Best known for his cerebral, often nonlinear storytelling, acclaimed writer-director Christopher Nolan was born on July 30, 1970 in London, England. Over the course of 15 years of filmmaking, Nolan has gone from low-budget independent films to working on some of the biggest blockbusters ever made.

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For Best Director in the history of movies and the 10 nominees are 1. Christopher Nolan (won) 2. Steven Spielberg 3. Billy Wilder 4. Alfred Hitchcock 5. Blake Edwards 6. Quentin Tarantino 7. James Cameron 8. William Wyler 9. Mike Nichols 10. Woody Allen

4. Christian Bale

Actor | The Dark Knight

Christian Charles Philip Bale was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK on January 30, 1974, to English parents Jennifer "Jenny" (James) and David Charles Howard Bale. His mother was a circus performer and his father, who was born in South Africa, was a commercial pilot. The family lived in different ...

For Best Actor in a Leading Role in a 2012/2013 movie and the 6 nominees are 1. Christian Bale, The Dark Knight Rises (won) 2. Ryan Gosling, Gangster Squad 3. Ewan Mcgregor, The Impossible 4. Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln 5. Bradley Cooper, Sliver Linings Playbook 6. Denzel Washington, Flight

5. Marion Cotillard

Actress | La môme

Academy Award-winning actress Marion Cotillard was born on September 30, 1975 in Paris. Cotillard is the daughter of Jean-Claude Cotillard, an actor, playwright and director, and Niseema Theillaud, an actress and drama teacher. Her father's family is Breton.

Raised in Orléans, France, she made her ...

For Best Actress in a Leading Role in 2012 movie and the 6 nominees are 1. Marion Cotillard, Rust and Bones (won) 2. Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook 3. Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty 4. Naomi Watts, The Impossible 5. Keira Knightley, Anna Karenina 6. Helen Mirren, Hitchcock

6. Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Actor | Inception

Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt was born February 17, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, to Jane Gordon and Dennis Levitt. Joseph was raised in a Jewish family with his late older brother, Dan Gordon-Levitt, who passed away in October 2010. His parents worked for the Pacifica Radio station KPFK-FM and ...

For Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a 2012/2013 movie and the 6 nominees are 1. Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lincoln (won) 2. Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained 3. Leonardo DiCaprio, Django Unchained 4. Alan Arkin, Argo 5. Josh Brolin, Gangster Squad 6. Javier Bardem, Skyfall

7. Anne Hathaway

Actress | Les Misérables

Anne Jacqueline Hathaway was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Kate McCauley Hathaway, an actress, and Gerald T. Hathaway, a lawyer, both originally from Philadelphia. She is of mostly Irish descent, along with English, German, and French. Her first major role came in the short-lived television series ...

For Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a 2012/2013 movie and the 6 nominees are 1. Anne Hathaway, The Dark Knight Rises (won) 2. Amy Adams, The Master 3. Sally Field, Lincoln 4. Amanda Seyfried, Les Miserables 5. Catherine Zeta-Jones, Broken City 6. Marion Cotillard, The Dark Knight Rises

8. Christopher Nolan

Writer | Interstellar

Best known for his cerebral, often nonlinear storytelling, acclaimed writer-director Christopher Nolan was born on July 30, 1970 in London, England. Over the course of 15 years of filmmaking, Nolan has gone from low-budget independent films to working on some of the biggest blockbusters ever made.

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For Best Director in a 2012 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Christopher Nolan, The Dark Knight Rises (won) 2. Steven Spielberg, Lincoln 3. Quentin Tarantino, Django Unchained 4. Ben Affleck, Argo 5. David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook

9. Audrey Hepburn

Actress | Breakfast at Tiffany's

Audrey Hepburn was born on May 4, 1929 in Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium. She was a blue-blood and a cosmopolitan from birth. Her mother, Baroness Ella Van Heemstra, was of a Dutch descent, and her father, Joseph Victor Anthony Hepburn-Ruston, was born in Úzice, Bohemia, and of an English and Austrian ...

For Best Actress in a Leading Role in the history of movies and the 6 nominees are 1. Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's (won) 2. Natalie Portman, Black Swan 3. Julie Andrews, Mary Poppins 4. Anne Bancroft, The Graduate 5. Rachel McAdams, The Notebook 6. Kate Winslet, Titanic

10. Gregory Peck

Actor | To Kill a Mockingbird

Eldred Gregory Peck was born on April 5, 1916 in La Jolla, California, to Bernice Mary (Ayres) and Gregory Pearl Peck, a chemist and druggist in San Diego. He had Irish (from his paternal grandmother), English, and some German, ancestry. His parents divorced when he was five years old. An only ...

For Best Actor in a Leading Role in the history of movies and the 6 nominees are 1. Gregory Peck, Roman Holiday (won) 2. Christian Bale, The Dark Knight 3. Humphrey Bogart, Sabrina 4. Leonardo DiCaprio, Inception 5. Dustin Hoffman, The Graduate 6. George Peppard, Breakfast at Tiffany's

11. Heath Ledger

Actor | Brokeback Mountain

When hunky, twenty-year-old heart-throb Heath Ledger first came to the attention of the public in 1999, it was all too easy to tag him as a "pretty boy" and an actor of little depth. He spent several years trying desperately to sway this image, but this was a double-edged sword. His work comprised ...

For Best Actor in a Supporting Role in the history of movies and the 5 nominees are 1. Heath Ledger, The Dark Knight (won) 2. Alan Arkin, Wait Until Dark 3. Mickey Rooney, Breakfast At Tiffany's 4. Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained 5. Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lincoln

12. Audrey Hepburn

Actress | Breakfast at Tiffany's

Audrey Hepburn was born on May 4, 1929 in Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium. She was a blue-blood and a cosmopolitan from birth. Her mother, Baroness Ella Van Heemstra, was of a Dutch descent, and her father, Joseph Victor Anthony Hepburn-Ruston, was born in Úzice, Bohemia, and of an English and Austrian ...

For Best Actress in a Supporting Role in the history of movies and the 5 nominees are 1. Audrey Hepburn, Always (won) 2. Natalie Portman, Star Wars III: The Revenge of the Sith 3. Anne Hathaway, The Dark Knight Rises 4. Patty Duke, The Miracle Worker 5. Meryl Streep, Kramer vs Kramer

13. Christian Bale

Actor | The Dark Knight

Christian Charles Philip Bale was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK on January 30, 1974, to English parents Jennifer "Jenny" (James) and David Charles Howard Bale. His mother was a circus performer and his father, who was born in South Africa, was a commercial pilot. The family lived in different ...

For Best Actor in a Action and Adventure 2012/2013 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Christian Bale, The Dark Knight Rises (won) 2. Ryan Gosling, Gangster Squad 3. Daniel Craig, Skyfall 4. Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Looper 5. Leonardo DiCaprio, Django Unchained

14. Jessica Chastain

Actress | Zero Dark Thirty

Jessica Michelle Chastain was born in Sacramento, California, and was raised in a middle-class household in a northern California suburb. Her mother, Jerri Chastain, is a vegan chef whose family is originally from Kansas, and her stepfather is a fireman. She discovered dance at the age of nine and ...

For Best Actress in a Action and Adventure 2012/2013 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty (won) 2. Anne Hathaway, The Dark Knight Rises 3. Emma Stone, The Amazing Spider-Man 4. Emily Blunt, Looper 5. Catherine Zeta-Jones, Broken City

15. Christopher Nolan

Writer | Interstellar

Best known for his cerebral, often nonlinear storytelling, acclaimed writer-director Christopher Nolan was born on July 30, 1970 in London, England. Over the course of 15 years of filmmaking, Nolan has gone from low-budget independent films to working on some of the biggest blockbusters ever made.

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For Best Director in a Action and Adventure 2012/2013 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Christopher Nolan, The Dark Knight Rises (won) 2. Sam Mendes, Skyfall 3. Ben Affleck, Argo 4. Rian Johnson, Looper 5. Quentin Tarantino, Django Unchained

16. Audrey Hepburn

Actress | Breakfast at Tiffany's

Audrey Hepburn was born on May 4, 1929 in Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium. She was a blue-blood and a cosmopolitan from birth. Her mother, Baroness Ella Van Heemstra, was of a Dutch descent, and her father, Joseph Victor Anthony Hepburn-Ruston, was born in Úzice, Bohemia, and of an English and Austrian ...

For Best Actress in a Romance movie in the history of movies and the 6 nominees are 1. Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Roman Holiday, Sabrina, etc. (won) 2. Rachel McAdams, The Notebook 3. Kate Winslet, Titanic 4. Jennifer Grey, Dirty Dancing 5. Gwyneth Paltrow, Shakespeare in Love 6. Olivia Hussey, Romeo & Juliet (1968)

17. Gregory Peck

Actor | To Kill a Mockingbird

Eldred Gregory Peck was born on April 5, 1916 in La Jolla, California, to Bernice Mary (Ayres) and Gregory Pearl Peck, a chemist and druggist in San Diego. He had Irish (from his paternal grandmother), English, and some German, ancestry. His parents divorced when he was five years old. An only ...

For Best Actor in a Romance movie in the history of movies and the 6 nominees are 1. Gregory Peck, Roman Holiday (won) 2. George Peppard, Breakfast at Tiffany's 3. Humphrey Bogart, Sabrina 4. Peter O'Toole, How to Steal a Million 5. Ryan Gosling, The Notebook 6. Leonardo DiCaprio, Titanic

18. Blake Edwards

Writer | Peter Gunn

Blake Edwards' stepfather's father J. Gordon Edwards was a silent screen director, and his stepfather Jack McEdward was a stage director and movie production manager. Blake acted in a number films, beginning with Ten Gentlemen from West Point (1942) and wrote a number of others, beginning with ...

For Best Director for a Romance movie in the history of movies and the 5 nominees are 1. Blake Edwards, Breakfast at Tiffany's (won) 2. Billy Wilder, Sabrina and Love in the Afternoon 3. William Wyler, Roman Holiday and How to Steal a Million 4. Mike Nichols, The Graduate 5. Stanley Donen, Two For The Road, Charade, and Funny Face

19. Jonah Hill

Actor | 21 Jump Street

Jonah Hill was born and raised in Los Angeles, the son of Sharon Feldstein (nee Chalkin), a fashion designer and costume stylist, and Richard Feldstein, a tour accountant for Guns N' Roses. His siblings are music manager Jordan Feldstein and actress Beanie Feldstein. He graduated from Crossroads ...

For Best Actor in a Comedy 2012/2013 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Jonah Hill, 21 Jump Street (won) 2. Mark Wahlberg, Ted 3. Will Ferrell, The Campaign 4. Bradley Cooper, Silver Linings Playbook 5. Cedric the Entertainer, A Haunted House

20. Mila Kunis

Actress | Black Swan

Mila Kunis was born Milena Markovna Kunis to a Jewish family in Chernivtsi, Ukraine, USSR (now independent Ukraine). Her mother, Elvira, is a physics teacher, her father, Mark Kunis, is a mechanical engineer, and she has an older brother named Michael. Her family moved to Los Angeles, California, ...

For Best Actress in a Comedy 2012/2013 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Mila Kunis, Ted (won) 2. Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook 3. Megan Fox, This is 40 4. Betty White, The Lorax 5. Essence Atkins, A Haunted House

21. Seth MacFarlane

Writer | Family Guy

Seth Woodbury MacFarlane was born in the small New England town of Kent, Connecticut, where he lived with his mother, Ann Perry (Sager), an admissions office worker, his father, Ronald Milton MacFarlane, a prep school teacher, and his sister, Rachael MacFarlane, now a voice actress and singer. He ...

For Best Director in a Comedy 2012/2013 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Seth Macfarlane, Ted (won) 2. Judd Apatow, This is 40 3. David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook 4. Jay Roach, The Campaign 5. Chris Miller, 21 Jump Street

22. Christoph Waltz

Actor | Django Unchained

Christoph Waltz is an Austrian-German actor. He is known for his works with American filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, receiving acclaim for portraying SS-Standartenführer Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds (2009) and bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz in Django Unchained (2012). For each performance, he ...

For Best Actor in a Drama 2012 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained (won) 2. Christian Bale, The Dark Knight Rises 3. Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln 4. Leonardo DiCaprio, Django Unchained 5. Bradley Cooper, Silver Linings Playbook

23. Jennifer Lawrence

Actress | The Hunger Games

Was the highest-paid actress in the world in 2015 and 2016. With her films grossing over $5.5 billion worldwide, Jennifer Lawrence is often cited as the most successful actor of her generation. She is also thus far the only person born in the 1990s to have won an acting Oscar.

Jennifer Shrader ...

For Best Actress in a Drama 2012 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook (won) 2. Anne Hathaway, The Dark Knight Rises 3. Amanda Seyfried, Les Miserables 4. Sally Field, Lincoln 5. Naomi Watts, The Impossible

24. Christopher Nolan

Writer | Interstellar

Best known for his cerebral, often nonlinear storytelling, acclaimed writer-director Christopher Nolan was born on July 30, 1970 in London, England. Over the course of 15 years of filmmaking, Nolan has gone from low-budget independent films to working on some of the biggest blockbusters ever made.

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For Best Director in a Drama 2012 movie and the 5 nominees are 1. Christopher Nolan, The Dark Knight Rises (won) 2. Quentin Tarantino, Django Unchained 3. Steven Spielberg, Lincoln 4. David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook 5. Tom Hooper, Les Miserables

25. Liam Neeson

Actor | Schindler's List

Liam Neeson was born on June 7, 1952 in Ballymena, Northern Ireland, UK, to Katherine (Brown), a cook, and Bernard Neeson, a school caretaker. Liam worked as a forklift operator for Guinness, truck driver, assistant architect and an amateur boxer. He had originally sought a career as a teacher by ...

For Best Actor in a Mystery (and Suspense) 2012 movie and the 3 nominees are 1. Liam Neeson, The Grey (won) 2. Daniel Radcliffe, The Woman in Black 3. Michael Fassbender, Prometheus

26. Charlize Theron

Actress | Monster

Charlize Theron was born in Benoni, a city in the greater Johannesburg area, in South Africa, the only child of Gerda Theron (née Gerda Jacoba Aletta Maritz) and Charles Jacobus Theron. She was raised on a farm outside the city. Theron is of Afrikaner (Dutch, with some French Huguenot and German) ...

For Best Actress in a Mystery (and Suspense) 2012 movie and the 3 nominees are 1. Charlize Theron, Prometheus (won) 2. Olivia Wilde, Deadfall 3. Judi Dench, Skyfall

27. Chris Hemsworth

Actor | The Avengers

Chris Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Leonie (van Os), a teacher of English, and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counselor. His brothers are actors Liam Hemsworth and Luke Hemsworth. He is of Dutch (from his immigrant maternal grandfather), Irish, English, Scottish, and German ...

For Best Actor in a Horror 2012/2013 movie and the 3 nominees are 1. Chris Hemsworth, The Cabin in the Woods (won) 2. Daniel Radcliffe, The Woman in Black 3. Jeffrey Dean Morgan, The Possession

28. Jessica Chastain

Actress | Zero Dark Thirty

Jessica Michelle Chastain was born in Sacramento, California, and was raised in a middle-class household in a northern California suburb. Her mother, Jerri Chastain, is a vegan chef whose family is originally from Kansas, and her stepfather is a fireman. She discovered dance at the age of nine and ...

For Best Actress in a Horror 2012/2013 movie and the 3 nominees 1. Jessica Chastain, Mama (won) 2. Kathryn Newton, Paranormal Activity 4 3. Jennifer Lawrence, House at the End of The Street

29. Michael Clarke Duncan

Actor | The Green Mile

Michael Clarke Duncan was born on December 10, 1957 in Chicago, Illinois. Raised by his single mother, Jean, a house cleaner, on Chicago's South Side, Duncan grew up resisting drugs and alcohol, instead concentrating on school. He wanted to play football in high school, but his mother wouldn't let ...

The Audrey Hepburn Lifetime Achievement Award (an award named after the actress that won the most Rajdari Awards and our hearts with her charity work and her incredibly acting, Audrey Hepburn)

This year it goes to Michael Clarke Duncan, Andy Griffith, Ben Gazzara, and Debbie Reynolds

30. Andy Griffith

Actor | The Andy Griffith Show

Andy Griffith is best known for his starring roles in two very popular television series, The Andy Griffith Show (1960) and Matlock (1986). Griffith earned a degree in music from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In the 1950s, he became a regular on The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) and ...

The Audrey Hepburn Lifetime Achievement Award (an award named after the actress that won the most Rajdari Awards and our hearts with her charity work and her incredibly acting, Audrey Hepburn)

This year it goes to Michael Clarke Duncan, Andy Griffith, Ben Gazzara, and Debbie Reynolds

31. Ben Gazzara

Actor | Road House

Ben Gazzara's screen career began with two critically acclaimed roles as heavies in the late 1950s. He turned to television in the 1960s but made a big screen comeback with roles in three John Cassavetes films in the 1970s. The 1980s and 1990s saw Gazzara work more frequently than ever before in ...

The Audrey Hepburn Lifetime Achievement Award (an award named after the actress that won the most Rajdari Awards and our hearts with her charity work and her incredibly acting, Audrey Hepburn)

This year it goes to Michael Clarke Duncan, Andy Griffith, Ben Gazzara, and Debbie Reynolds

32. Debbie Reynolds

Actress | Singin' in the Rain

Debbie Reynolds was born Mary Frances Reynolds in El Paso, Texas, the second child of Maxine N. (Harmon) and Raymond Francis Reynolds, a carpenter for the Southern Pacific Railroad. Her film career began at MGM after she won a beauty contest at age 16 impersonating Betty Hutton. Reynolds wasn't a ...

The Audrey Hepburn Lifetime Achievement Award (an award named after the actress that won the most Rajdari Awards and our hearts with her charity work and her incredibly acting, Audrey Hepburn)

This year it goes to Michael Clarke Duncan, Andy Griffith, Ben Gazzara, and Debbie Reynolds