Oscar Actors: Robbie, Margot, Best Actress and Supporting Actress Oscar Nominee

Australian born actress Margot Robbie, born July 1990, has received two Oscar nominations, one for Best Actress, the other for Best Supporting Actress.

In 2017, Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world, and in 2019, she was ranked among the world’s highest-paid actresses.

Robbie studied drama at Somerset College and began her career in Australian independent films, before working in the soap opera Neighbours (2008–2011). After moving to U.S., she starred in the ABC drama series Pan Am (2011–2012) and had her breakthrough role in Scorsese’s black comedy “The Wolf of Wall Street” (2013).

Robbie gained critical praise and nominations for the BAFTA Award and Best Actress Oscar for portraying the disgraced figure skater Tonya Harding in the biopic I, Tonya (2017).

In 2019, she played Sharon Tate in Tarantino’s comedy-drama “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” (2019), and a fictional Fox News employee in the sexual harrassment drama, “Bombshell” (2019).

She received BAFTA nominations for both roles, and Best Supporting Actress nod for “Bombshell.”