Hollywood 1959: You Must Remember This

Best Actress

Oscar:  Simone Signoret, A Room at the Top

N.Y. Film Critics Circle: Audrey Hepburn, The Nun’s Story

National Board: Simone Signoret

Golden Globes: Elizabeth Taylor, Suddenly, Last Summer (drama); Marilyn Monroe, Some Like It Hot (comedy)

Cannes Film Fest: Simone Signoret

Venice Film Fest: Madeline Robinson, Double Tour (France)

Berlin Film Fest: Shirley MacLaine, Ask Any Girl

British Awards: Audrey Hepburn, The Nun’s Story; Shirley MacLaine, Ask Any Girl


Supporting Actress

Oscar: Shelley Winters, The Diary of Anne Frank

National Board: Edith Evans, The Nun’s Story

Golden Globes: Susan Kohner, Imitation of Life

Supporting Actor

Oscar: Hugh Griffith, Ben-Hur

National Board: Hugh Griffith, Ben-Hur

Golden Globes: Stephen Boyd, Ben-Hur