RAFF_STARUST SUPPORTING ACTRESS WINNERS

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winner plus runner-ups (from 2 to 7)

1. Jane Alexander

Actress | Kramer vs. Kramer

Angular in features, reserved in demeanor and more-or-less plaintive in appearance, actress Jane Alexander has played down the glamour card for the most part. Her true brilliance has come from the remarkable range and depth of her talent. Heralded as one of the finest 70s actresses to arrive in ...

1980.

"Playing for Time"

Nominees: . Marie-Christine Barrault, Stardust Memories . Angela Lansbury, The Mirror Crack'd . Beverly D'Angelo, Coal Miner's Daughter . Julie Hagerty, Airplane!

2. Maggie Smith

Actress | Gosford Park

One of the world's most famous and distinguished actresses, Dame Maggie Smith was born Margaret Natalie Smith in Essex. Her Scottish mother, Margaret (Hutton), worked as a secretary, and her English father, Nathaniel Smith, was a teacher at Oxford University. Smith has been married twice: to actor ...

1981.

"Quartet"

Nominees: . Isabelle Huppert, Coup de Torchon . Marie Rivière, The Aviator's Wife

3. Teri Garr

Actress | Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Teri Garr can claim a career in show business by birthright. She was the daughter of Eddie Garr, a Broadway stage and film actor, and Phyllis Garr, a dancer. While she was still an infant, her family moved from Hollywood to New Jersey but, after the death of her father when she was 11, the family ...

1982.

"Tootsie"

Nominees: . Ewa Fröling, Fanny and Alexander . Marie-Anne Chazel, Santa Claus is a Stinker . Gunn Wallgren, Fanny and Alexander

4. Sandra Bernhard

Actress | The King of Comedy

Love her or hate her, this one-of-a-kind, in-your-face comic diva is a take-no-prisoners artiste. Racy, offensive, cynical, confrontational and angst-driven, this flinty stand-up from Flint, Michigan would become best known for her pungent one-woman shows on both the stage and in TV comedy specials.

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1983.

"The King of Comedy"

Nominees: . Cher, Silkwood . Mia Farrow, Zelig . Marion Bailey, Meantime

5. Sabine Azéma

Actress | Mélo

Sabine Azéma was born on September 20, 1949 in Paris, France. She is an actress and director, known for Mélo (1986), A Sunday in the Country (1984) and Private Fears in Public Places (2006).

1984.

"A Sunday in the Country"

Nominees: . Nastassja Kinski, Paris, Texas . Melanie Griffith, Body Double

6. Ally Sheedy

Actress | The Breakfast Club

Ally Sheedy was born in New York City, to Charlotte (Baum), a press agent and writer, and John J. Sheedy, Jr., an advertising executive. She is of Russian Jewish (mother) and Irish and German (father) descent. While at New York's Bank Street School, twelve-year-old Ally Sheedy wrote about a ...

1985.

"The Breakfast Club"

Nominees: . Madeline Kahn, Clue . Eileen Brennan, Clue . Lesley Ann Warren, Clue . Oprah Winfrey, The Color Purple . Margaret Avery, The Color Purple

7. Barbara Hershey

Actress | Black Swan

Barbara Hershey was born Barbara Lynn Herzstein in Hollywood, California, to Melrose (Moore) and Arnold Nathan Herzstein, a horse racing columnist. Her father, born in Manhattan, was from a Jewish family (from Hungary and Russia), and her mother, originally from Arkansas, had English and ...

1986.

"Hannah and Her Sisters"

Nominees: . Dianne Wiest, Hannah and Her Sisters . Cathy Tyson, Mona Lisa . Emmanuelle Béart, Manon of the Spring

8. Vanessa Redgrave

Actress | Coriolanus

On January 30, 1937, renowned theatre actor Michael Redgrave was performing in a production of Hamlet in London. During the curtain call, the show's lead, Laurence Olivier, announced to the audience: "tonight a great actress was born". This was in reference to his co-star's newborn daughter, ...

1987.

"Prick Up Your Ears"

Nominees: . Anjelica Huston, The Dead . Olympia Dukakis, Moonstruck . Dianne Wiest, Radio Days

9. Michelle Pfeiffer

Actress | What Lies Beneath

Michelle Pfeiffer was born in Santa Ana, California to Dick and Donna Pfeiffer. She has an older brother and two younger sisters - Dedee Pfeiffer, and Lori Pfeiffer, who both dabbled in acting and modeling but decided against making it their lives' work. She graduated from Fountain Valley High ...

1988.

"Dangerous Liaisons"

Nominees: . Lena Olin, The Unbearable Lightness of Being . Christine Lahti, Running on Empty . Geneviève Bujold, Dead Ringers . Valeria Golino, Rain Man . Barbara Hershey, A World Apart . Catherine O'Hara, Beetlejuice . Julieta Serrano, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

10. Michelle Pfeiffer

Actress | What Lies Beneath

Michelle Pfeiffer was born in Santa Ana, California to Dick and Donna Pfeiffer. She has an older brother and two younger sisters - Dedee Pfeiffer, and Lori Pfeiffer, who both dabbled in acting and modeling but decided against making it their lives' work. She graduated from Fountain Valley High ...

1989.

"The Fabulous Baker Boys"

Nominees: . Meryl Streep, She-Devil . Fiona Shaw, My Left Foot . Laura San Giacomo, Sex, Lies and Videotape . Anjelica Huston, Crimes and Misdemeanors . Geneviève Lemon, Sweetie

11. Annette Bening

Actress | American Beauty

Annette Bening was born on May 29, 1958 in Topeka, Kansas, the youngest of four children. Her family moved to California when she was young, and she grew up there. She graduated from San Francisco State University and began her acting career with the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco, ...

1990.

"The Grifters"

Nominees: . Whoopi Goldberg, Ghost . Anjelica Huston, The Witches . Diane Ladd, Wild at Heart . Helen Mirren, The Comfort of Strangers . Dianne Wiest, Edward Scissorhands

12. Annette Bening

Actress | American Beauty

Annette Bening was born on May 29, 1958 in Topeka, Kansas, the youngest of four children. Her family moved to California when she was young, and she grew up there. She graduated from San Francisco State University and began her acting career with the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco, ...

1991.

"Bugsy"

Nominees: . Marisa Paredes, High Heels . Jane Birkin, La Belle Noiseuse . Jane Horrocks, Life is Sweet . Amanda Plummer, The Fisher King . Jamie Lee Curtis, My Girl

13. Judy Davis

Actress | Husbands and Wives

Davis was educated at Loreto Convent and the Western Institute of Technology and graduated from the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in 1977. She found international success with the role of Adela Quested in A Passage to India (1984). Her performance was nominated an Academy Award for Best...

1992.

"Husbands and Wives"

Nominees: . Michelle Pfeiffer, Batman Returns . Juliette Lewis, Husbands and Wives . Miranda Richardson, The Crying Game

14. Joan Cusack

Actress | In & Out

Actress Joan Cusack was born on October 11, 1962 in New York City and is the daughter of Nancy (née Carolan) and Dick Cusack. Her father was an advertising executive, writer and actor, and her mother was a mathematics teacher. Her siblings - Susie Cusack, John Cusack, Ann Cusack and Bill Cusack are...

1993.

"Addams Family Values"

Nominees: . Winona Ryder, The Age of Innocence . Valérie Lemercier, Les Visiteurs . Lesley Sharp, Naked . Anjelica Huston, Manhattan Murder Mystery . Katrin Cartlidge, Naked

15. Jennifer Jason Leigh

Actress | The Hateful Eight

Jennifer Jason Leigh was born Jennifer Lee Morrow in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of writer Barbara Turner and actor Vic Morrow. Her father was of Russian Jewish descent and her mother was of Austrian Jewish ancestry. She is the sister of Carrie Ann Morrow and half-sister of actress Mina ...

1994.

"The Hudsucker Proxy"

Nominees: . Kirsten Dunst, Interview with the Vampire . Jennifer Tilly, Bullets Over Broadway . Dianne Wiest, Bullets Over Broadway . Alfre Woodard, Crooklyn . Rachel Griffiths, Muriel's Wedding

16. Kristin Scott Thomas

Actress | Gosford Park

The acclaimed Cornish actress Dame Kristin Scott Thomas was born in Redruth, Cornwall, to Deborah (Hurlbatt) and Lieutenant Commander Simon Scott Thomas. Her father was a pilot for the British Royal Navy and died in a flying accident in 1964. Her stepfather, Lt. Cdr Simon Idiens, was also a pilot, ...

1995.

"Angels and Insects"

Nominees: . Joan Allen, Nixon . Mare Winningham, Georgia . Mira Sorvino, Mighty Aphrodite

17. Nathalie Richard

Actress | Never Let Me Go

Nathalie Richard was born on January 6, 1963 in Paris, France. She is an actress and writer, known for Never Let Me Go (2010), Caché (Hidden) (2005) and The Gang of Four (1989).

1996.

"Irma Vep"

Nominees: . Barbara Hershey, The Portrait of a Lady . Rhea Perlman, Matilda . Joan Allen, The Crucible . Catherine Deneuve, Thieves . Goldie Hawn, Everyone Says I Love You . Phyllis Logan, Secrets & Lies

18. Sigourney Weaver

Actress | Alien: Resurrection

Sigourney Weaver was born Susan Alexandra Weaver, on October 8, 1949, in Leroy Hospital in New York City. Her father, TV producer Sylvester L. Weaver Jr., originally wanted to name her Flavia, because of his passion for Roman history (he had already named her elder brother Trajan). Her mother, ...

1997.

"The Ice Storm"

Nominees: . Julianne Moore, Boogie Nights . Cameron Diaz, My Best Friend's Wedding . Sarah Polley, The Sweet Hereafter . Maggie Cheung, Chinese Box . Alison Elliot, The Wings of the Dove

19. Joan Allen

Actress | Room

Joan Allen was born on August 20, 1956 in Rochelle, Illinois, the youngest of four children. She is the daughter of homemaker Dorothea Marie (Wirth) and gas station owner James Jefferson Allen. Her mother's family was German, and her father had English, Scots-Irish, and German ancestry. She ...

1998.

"Pleasantville"

Nominees: . Lisa Kudrow, The Opposite of Sex . Laura Linney, The Truman Show . Kate Beckinsale, The Last Days of Disco . Kathy Bates, Primary Colors

20. Catherine Keener

Actress | Being John Malkovich

Catherine Keener is an American actress, Oscar-nominated for her roles in the independent films Being John Malkovich (1999) and Capote (2005). Acclaimed in her community for her quirky roles in independent film and mainstream such as The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Keener got her start as a casting ...

1999.

"Being John Malkovih"

Nominees: . Samantha Morton, Sweet and Lowdown . Nicole Kidman, Eyes Wide Shut . Cate Blanchett, The Talented Mr. Ripley . Annette Bening, American Beauty . Gwyneth Paltrow, The Talented Mr. Ripley . Cameron Diaz, Being John Malkovich

21. Kate Winslet

Actress | Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Ask Kate Winslet what she likes about any of her characters, and the word "ballsy" is bound to pop up at least once. The British actress has made a point of eschewing straightforward pretty-girl parts in favor of more devilish damsels; as a result, she's built an eclectic resume that runs the gamut...

2000.

"Quills"

Nominees: . Pei-Pei Cheng, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon . Lena Olin, Chocolat . Elaine May, Small Time Crooks . Frances McDormand, Almost Famous

22. Kate Winslet

Actress | Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Ask Kate Winslet what she likes about any of her characters, and the word "ballsy" is bound to pop up at least once. The British actress has made a point of eschewing straightforward pretty-girl parts in favor of more devilish damsels; as a result, she's built an eclectic resume that runs the gamut...

2001.

"Iris"

Nominees: . Emily Watson, Gosford Park . Helen Mirren, Gosford Park . Gwyneth Paltrow, The Royal Tenenbaums . Scarlett Johansson, Ghost World . Cate Blanchett, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

23. Meryl Streep

Actress | Sophie's Choice

Considered by many critics to be the greatest living actress, Meryl Streep has been nominated for the Academy Award an astonishing 21 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 ...

2002.

"Adaptation"

Nominees: . Fanny Ardant, 8 Women . Isabelle Huppert, 8 Women . Catherine Zeta-Jones, Chicago . Maggie Cheung, Hero . Kathy Bates, About Schmidt . Sally Hawkins, All or Nothing . Miranda Richardson, Spider

24. Patricia Clarkson

Actress | The Station Agent

This remarkable, one-of-a-kind actress has, since the early 1990s, intrigued film and TV audiences with her glowing, yet careworn eccentricity and old world-styled glamour. Very much in demand these days as a character player, Patricia Clarkson nevertheless continues to avoid the temptation of ...

2003.

"The Station Agent"

Nominees: . Helena Bonham Carter, Big Fish . Ludivine Sagnier, Swimming Pool . Joan Cusack, School of Rock . Yum Jung-ah, A Tale of Two Sisters

25. Ziyi Zhang

Actress | Yi dai zong shi

Ziyi Zhang is a Chinese actress and model. She is best known for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), Rush Hour 2 (2001), Hero (2002), House of Flying Daggers (2004), and Memoirs of a Geisha (2005).

She made her feature film debut in The Road Home (1999).

For her work in Memoirs of a Geisha she was...

2004.

"2046"

Nominees: . Marion Cotillard, A Very Long Engagement . Cate Blanchett, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou . Virginia Madsen, Sideways . Jennifer Coolidge, A Cinderella Story . Lynn Collins, The Merchant of Venice

26. Amy Adams

Actress | Arrival

Amy Lou Adams was born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy, to American parents, Kathryn (Hicken) and Richard Kent Adams, a U.S. serviceman who was stationed at Caserma Ederle in Italy at the time. She was raised in a Mormon family of seven children in Castle Rock, Colorado, and has English, as well as ...

2005.

"Junebug"

Nominees: . Laura Linney, The Squid and the Whale . Shirley MacLaine, In Her Shoes . Tilda Swinton, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe . Eva Green, Kingdom of Heaven (Director's Cut)

27. Meryl Streep

Actress | Sophie's Choice

Considered by many critics to be the greatest living actress, Meryl Streep has been nominated for the Academy Award an astonishing 21 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 ...

2006.

"The Devil Wears Prada"

Nominees: . Emma Thompson, Stranger than Fiction . Annette Bening, Running with Scissors . Emily Blunt, The Devil Wears Prada . Rinko Kikuchi, Babel . Phyllis Somerville, Little Children . Samantha Morton, Longford

28. Julie Christie

Actress | Doctor Zhivago

Julie Christie, the British movie legend whom Al Pacino called "the most poetic of all actresses," was born in Chabua, Assam, India, on April 14, 1940, the daughter of a tea planter and his Welsh wife Rosemary, who was a painter. The young Christie grew up on her father's plantation before being ...

2007.

"Away from Her"

Nominees: . Tilda Swinton, Michael Clayton . Cate Blanchett, I'm Not There . Saoirse Ronan, Atonement . Samantha Morton, Control . Kelly MacDonald, No Country for Old Men . Emily Mortimer, Lars and the Real Girl

29. Penélope Cruz

Actress | Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Known outside her native country as the "Spanish enchantress", Penélope Cruz Sánchez was born in Madrid to Eduardo Cruz, a retailer, and Encarna Sánchez, a hairdresser. As a toddler, she was already a compulsive performer, re-enacting TV commercials for her family's amusement, but she decided to ...

2008.

"Vicky Cristina Barcelona"

Nominees: . Elsa Zylberstein, I've Loved You So Long . Rosemarie Dewitt, Rachel Getting Married . Gwyneth Paltrow, Two Lovers . Tilda Swinton, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button . Marisa Tomei, The Wrestler

30. Rachel Weisz

Actress | The Constant Gardener

Rachel Hannah Weisz was born on 7 March, 1970, in London, U.K., to Edith Ruth (Teich), a psychoanalyst, and George Weisz, an inventor. Her parents both came to England around 1938. Her father is a Hungarian Jewish immigrant, and her mother, from Vienna, was of Italian and Austrian Jewish heritage. ...

2009.

"The Brothers Bloom"

Nominees: . Mo'Nique, Precious . Vera Farmiga, Up in the Air . Helen Mirren, The Last Station . Aggeliki Papoulia, Dogtooth

31. Olivia Williams

Actress | The Ghost Writer

Olivia began her career on the stage at the RSC and The National Theatre, breaking into TV with the Andrew Davies adaptation of Emma (1996).

From a damp basement in Camden Town she won the role of Abby in the $120 million blockbuster The Postman (1997) starring alongside Kevin Costner. In the ...

2010.

"The Ghost Writer"

Nominees: . Jacki Weaver, Animal Kingdom . Youn Yuh-jung, The Housemaid . Cate Blanchett, Robin Hood

32. Vanessa Redgrave

Actress | Coriolanus

On January 30, 1937, renowned theatre actor Michael Redgrave was performing in a production of Hamlet in London. During the curtain call, the show's lead, Laurence Olivier, announced to the audience: "tonight a great actress was born". This was in reference to his co-star's newborn daughter, ...

2011.

"Coriolanus"

Nominees: . Jessica Chastain, Take Shelter . Maggie Gylenhaal, Hysteria . Rose Byrne, Bridesmaids . Maya Rudolph, Bridesmaids . Kate Winslet, Contagion . Carey Mulligan, Shame . Kathy Burke, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

33. Amy Adams

Actress | Arrival

Amy Lou Adams was born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy, to American parents, Kathryn (Hicken) and Richard Kent Adams, a U.S. serviceman who was stationed at Caserma Ederle in Italy at the time. She was raised in a Mormon family of seven children in Castle Rock, Colorado, and has English, as well as ...

2012.

"The Master"

Nominees: . Sally Field, Lincoln . Nathalie Baye, Laurence Anyways . Maribel Verdú, Blancanieves

34. Léa Seydoux

Actress | La vie d'Adèle

French actress Léa Seydoux was born in 1985 in Paris, France, to Valérie Schlumberger, a philanthropist, and Henri Seydoux, a businessman. Her grandfather, Jérôme Seydoux, is chairman of Pathé, and her father is a great-grandson of businessman and inventor Marcel Schlumberger (her mother also ...

2013.

"Blue is the Warmest Color"

Nominees: . Zhang Ziyi, The Grandmaster . Sally Hawkins, Blue Jasmine . Amy Adams, Her . Zhao Tao, A Touch of Sin . Cecilia Roth, I'm So Excited! . Cameron Diaz, The Counselor . Scarlett Johansson, Her

35. Suzanne Clément

Actress | Mommy

Suzanne Clément was born on May 12, 1969 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress and director, known for Mommy (2014), Laurence Anyways (2012) and I Killed My Mother (2009).

2014.

"Mommy"

Nominees: . Marion Bailey, Mr. Turner . Dorothy Atkinson, Mr. Turner . Kristen Stewart, Clouds of Sils Maria

36. Rose Byrne

Actress | Spy

Rose Byrne was born in Balmain, Sydney, Australia. She is the daughter of Jane, a primary school administrator, and Robin Byrne, a semi-retired statistician and market researcher.

She landed her first role in a movie, Dallas Doll (1994), when she was 15 years old.

Since then, Rose has appeared in a ...

2015.

"Spy"

Nominees: . Aggeliki Papoulia, The Lobster . Alicia Vikander, Ex Machina . Greta Gerwig, Mistress America . Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight

37. Greta Gerwig

Writer | Lady Bird

Greta Gerwig is an American actress, playwright, screenwriter, and director. She has collaborated with Noah Baumbach on several films, including Greenberg (2010), Frances Ha (2012), for which she earned a Golden Globe nomination, and Mistress America (2015). Gerwig made her solo directorial debut ...

2016.

"20th Century Women"

Nominees: . Sandrine Kiberlain, Being 17 . Kristen Stewart, Certain Women . Jena Malone, The Neon Demon

38. Tilda Swinton

Actress | We Need to Talk About Kevin

The iconoclastic gifts of the highly striking and ferociously talented actress Tilda Swinton have been appreciated by art house crowds and international audiences alike. After her stunning Oscar-winning turn as a high-powered corporate attorney in the George Clooney starring and critically-lauded ...

2017.

"Okja"

Nominees: . Lesley Manville, Phantom Thread . Nicole Kidman, The Killing of a Sacred Deer . Kirsten Dunst, The Beguiled

39. Zoe Kazan

Actress | Ruby Sparks

Zoe Swicord Kazan was born in Los Angeles, California, to screenwriters Nicholas Kazan and Robin Swicord. She is the granddaughter of director Elia Kazan. She is of Greek (from her paternal grandfather), English, and German descent.

Kazan received her BA in Theater from Yale University. In the fall ...

2018.

"The Ballad of Buster Scruggs"

Nominees: . Mackenzie Davis, Tully . Cynthia Erivo, Bad Times at the El Royale . Elizabeth Debicki, Widows . Claire Foy, First Man

40. Adèle Haenel

Actress | Portrait de la jeune fille en feu

Adèle Haenel was born on February 11, 1989 in Paris, France. She is an actress, known for Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019), Love at First Fight (2014) and The Unknown Girl (2016).

2019.

"Portrait of a Lady on Fire"

Nominees: . Penélope Cruz, Pain and Glory . Florence Pugh, Little Women . Doria Tillier, La Belle Époque . Fatma Mohamed, In Fabric

41. Viola Davis

Actress | Fences

Viola Davis is a critically revered actress of film, television, and theater and has won rave reviews for her multitude of substantial and intriguingly diverse roles. Audiences across the United States and internationally have admired her for her work- including her celebrated, Oscar-nominated ...

2020.

"Ma Rainey's Black Bottom"

Nominees: . Mia Goth, Emma. . Tilda Swinton, The Personal History of David Copperfield . Olivia Colman, The Father



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