Oscar 2006: What You Need to Know about the Oscar

33 Days to Oscar

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Over the next month, we will be posting “Oscar Question of the Day,” basic facts (and some trivia too) about the Oscar Award, the oldest, most prestigious and influential prize in the film world.

Day 2

How many performers (male and female) have been nominated for lead (Best Actor, Best Actress) AND supporting roles (Supporting Actor, Supporting Actress)

The answer to this question will be provided tomorrow, when we post Day 3 Oscar Question.

Day 1:

Name the shortest film (in terms of running time) to be nominated for Best Picture, from 1929 to the present.

Answer: The shortest Best Picture winners are “Marty” (1955) and “Annie Hall” (1977).