Oscar: Comedy–Best Actress Winners

The following women have won the Best Actress Oscar for playing a part in comedy. The list also includes dramedy and dark comedy.

1934: Claudette Colbert, It Happened One Night

1947: Loretta Young, The Farmer’s Daughter

1950: Judy Holliday, Born Yesterday

1953: Audrey Hepburn. Roman Holiday

1973: Glenda Jackson, A Touch of Class

1977: Diane Keaton, Annie Hall

1983: Shirley MacLaine, Terms of Endearment

1987: Cher, Moonstruck

1997: Helen Hunt, As Good As It Gets

1998: Gwyneth Paltrow, Shakespeare in Love

2018: Olivia Colman, The Favourite