Oscar: Supporting Actors (Winners and Nominees)–Complete List, 1936-Present

Research in Progress: Sep 30, 2021

Supporting Actors (Winners and Nominees), Last Name, 1936-Present

Winners: 78

Nominees: 230

Total: 308


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Adams, Nick, Twilight of Honor, 1963

Affleck, Casey, The Assassination of Jesse James, 2007

Aherne, Brian, Juarez, 1939

Aiello, Danny, Do the Right Thing, 1989

Albert, Eddie, Roman Holiday, 1953

Albertson, Jack, The Subject Was Roses, 1968

Alda, Alan, The Aviator, 2004

Ali, Mahershala, Moonlight, 2016 (also won in 2018)

Ameche, Don, Cocoon, 1985

Arkin, Alan, Little Miss Sunshine, 2006

Astaire, Fred, The Towering Inferno, 1974

Auer, Michael, My Man Godfrey, 1936

Aykroyd, Dan, Driving Miss Daisy, 1989



Baldwyn, Alec, The Cooler, 2003

Bale, Christian, The Fighter, 2010

Balsam, Martin, A Thousand Clowns, 1965

Bannen, Ian, Flight of the Phoenix, 1965

Bardem, Javier, No Country for Old Men, 2007

Brennan, Walter, Come and Get It, 1936 (also won 1938, 1940)

Barkhed, Abdi, Captain Phillips, 2013

Baryshnikov, Mikhail, The Turning point, 1977

Basserman, Albert, Foreign Correspondent, 1940

Beatty, Ned, Network, 1976

Begley, Ed, Sweet Bird of Youth, 1962

Bellamy, Ralph, The Awful Truth, 1937

Bendix, William, Wake Island, 1942

Berenger, Tom, Platoon, 1986

Bickford, Charles, The Song of Bernadette, 1943

Bikel, Theodore, The Defiant Ones, 1958

Branagh, Kenneth, My Week With Marilyn, 2011

Brandauer, Klaus Maria, Out of Africa, 1985

Brando, Marlon, A Dry White Season, 1989

Bridges, Jeff, The Last Picture Show, 1971

Broadbent, Jim, Iris, 2001

Brolin, Josh, Milk, 2008

Brooks, Albert, Broadcast News, 1987

Burns, George, The Sunshine Boys, 1975

Buono, Victor, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 1962

Burton, Richard, My Cousin Rachel, 1952

Buttons, Red, Sayonara, 1957



Caan, James, The Godfather, 1972

Caesar, Adolph, A Soldier’s Story, 1984

Caine, Michael, Hannah and Her Sisters, 1986 (also won in 1999)

Carey, Harry, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, 1939

Cassavetes, John, The Dirty Dozen, 1967

Cassel, Seymour, Faces, 1968

Castellano, Richard, Lovers and Other Strangers, 1970

Chakiris, George, West Side Story, 1961

Chandler, Jeff, Broken Arrow, 1950

Chekhov, Michael, Spellbound, 1945

Church, Thomas Hade, Sideways, 2004

Clift, Montgomery, Judgment at Nuremberg, 1961

Clooney, George, Syriana, 2005

Cobb, lee J., On the waterfront, 1954

Coburn, Charles, The More the Merrier, 1943

Coburn, James, Affliction, 1998 

Coco, James, Only When I Laugh, 1981

Coen, Sacha Baron, The Trial of the Chicago 7, 2020

Connery, Sean, The Untouchables, 1987

Cooper, Bradley, American Hustle, 2013

Cooper, Chris, Adaptation, 2002

Courtenay, Tom, Doctor Zhivago, 1965

Crisp, Donald, How Green Was My Valley, 1941

Cromwell, James, Babe, 1995

Cronyn, Hume, The Seventh Cross, 1944

Crosse, Rupert, The Reivers, 1969

Cruise, Tom, Magnolia, 1999



Dafoe, Willem, Platoon, 1986

Dall, John, The Corn Is Green, 1945

Damon, Matt, Invictus, 2009

Darin, Bobby, Captain Newman, M.D., 1963

Davidson, Jaye, The Crying Game, 1992

Davison, Bruce, Longtime Companion, 1990

De Sica, Vittorio, A Farewell to Arms, 1957

De Niro, Robert, The Godfather, Part II, 1974

Del Toro, Benicio, Traffic, 2000

De Wilde, Brandon, Shane, 1953

Demarest, William, The Jolson Story, 1946

Denhom, Elliott, A Room With a View, 1986

Dern, Bruce, Coming Home, 1978

DiCaprio, Leonardo, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape? 1993

Dillon, Matt, Crash, 2005

Donlevy, Brian, Beau Geste, 1939

Douglas, Melvin, Hud, 1963 (also won in 1979)

Dourif, Brad, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, 1975

Downey, Robert, Jr. Tropical Thunder, 2008

Driver, Adam, BlacKkKlansman, 2018

Duncan, Michael Clark, 1999

Dunn, James, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, 1945

Dunn, Michael, Ship of Fools, 1965

Durning, Charles, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, 1982

Duvall, Robert, The Godfather, 1972



Elliott, Sam, A Star Is Born, 2018

Erwin, Stuart, Pigskin Parade, 33



Farnsworth, Richard, Comes a Horseman, 1978

Fassbender, Michael, 12 Years a Slave, 2013

Ferrer, Jose, Joan of Arc, 1948

Fiennes, Ralph, Schindler’s List, 1993

Finlay, Frank, Othello, 1965

Finney, Albert, Erin Brockovich, 2000

Firth, Peter, Equus, 1977

Fitzgerald, Barry, Going My Way, 1944

Forrest, Frederic, The Rose, 1979

Forster, Robert, Jackie Brown, 1997

Foxx, Jamie, Collateral, 2004

Freeman, Morgan, Million Dollar Baby, 2004

Frey, Leonard, Fiddler on the Roof, 1971



Garcia, Andy, The Godfather, Part III, 1990

Gardenia, Vincent, Bang the Drum Slowly, 1973

Garfield, John, Four Daughters, 25

Gargan, William, They Knew What They Wanted, 1940

Gazzo, Michael, The Godfather, Part II, 1974

Genn, Leo, Quo Vadis? 1951

George, Chief Dan, Little Big Man, 1970

Gielgud, John, Arthur, 1981

Gilford,  Jack, Save the Tiger, 1973

Gleason, Jackie, The Hustler, 1961

Gleason, James, Here Comes Mr. Jordan, 1941

Gomez, Thomas, Ride the Pink Horse, 1947

Gooding, Cuba, Jerry Maguire, 1996

Gossett, Louis Jr., An Officer and a Gentleman, 1982

Gould, Elliott, Bob and Carol and Ted and Alice, 1969

Grant, Richard E. Can You Ever Forgive Me? 2018

Greene, Graham, Dances with Wolves, 1990

Greenstreet, Sidney, The Maltese Falcon, 1942

Grey, Joel, Cabaret, 1972

Griffith, Hugh, Ben-Hur, 1959

Guinness, Alec, Star Wars, 1977; Little Doritt

Gwenn, Edmund, The Miracle on 34th Street, 1947



Hackman, Gene, Unforgiven, 1992

Haley, Jackie Erle, 2006

Hanks, Tom, 2019

Hardy, Tom, The Revenant, 2014

Harrelson, Woody, 2009

Harris, Ed, Apollo 13, 1995

Hawke, Ethan, Training Day, 2001

Hawkes, John, Winter’s Bone, 2010

Hayakawa, S, The Bridge on the River Kwai, 1957

Hedges, Lucas, Manchester by the Sea, 20

Hefflin, Van, Johnny Eager, 1942

Henry, Justin, Kramer Vs. Kramer, 1979

Hickey, William, Prizzi’s Honor, 1985

Hill, Jonah, Moneyball, 2011

Hirsch, Judd, Ordinary People, 1980

Hoffman, Philip Seymour, Charlie’s War, 2007

Holbrook, Hal, Into the Wild, 2007

Holloway, Stanley, My Fair Lady, 1964

Holm, Ian, Chariots of Fire, 1981

Homolka, Oscar, I Remember Mama, 1948

Hopkins, Anthony, Amistad, 1997; The Two Popes, 2019

Hopper, Dennis, Hoosiers, 1986

Hounsou, Djimon, In America, 2003

Houseman, John, The Paper Chase, 1973

Hunnicutt, Arthur, The Big Sky, 1952

Hurt, John, Midnight Express, 1978

Hurt, William, A History of Violence, 2005

Huston, John, The Cardinal, 1963

Huston, Walter, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, 1948

Hutton, Timothy, Ordinary People, 1980



Ireland, John, All the King’s Men, 1949

Ives, Burl, The Big Country, 1958



Jackson, Samuel, Pulp Fiction, 1994

Jaeckel, Richard, Sometimes a Great Nation, 1971

Jaffe, Sam, The Asphalt Jungle, 1950

Jagger, Dean, Twelve O’Clock High, 1949

Jenkins, Richard, The Shape of Water, 2017

Johnson, Ben, The Last Picture Show, 1971

Jones, Tommy Lee, The Fugitive, 1993



Kaluuya. Danie, Judas and the Black Messiah, 2021

Keitel, Harvey, Bugsy, 1991

Kellaway, Cecil, The Luck of the Irish, 1948

Kennedy, Arthur, Champion, 1949

Kennedy, George, Cool Hand Luke, 1967

Kingsley, Ben, Bugsy, 1943

Kinnear, Greg, As Good As It Gets, 1997

Kline, Kevin, A Fish Called Wanda, 1988

Kruschen, Jack, The Apartment, 1960



Landau, Martin, Ed Wood, 1994

Law, Jude, The Talented Mr. Ripley, 1999

Ledger, Heath, The Dark Knight, 2008

Lemmon, Jack, Mister Roberts, 1955

Lerner, Michael, Barton Fink, 1991

Leto, Jared, Dallas Buyers Club, 2013

Lithgow, John, The World According to Garp

Lockhart, Gene, Algiers, 47

Loggia, Robert, Jagged Edge, 1985



McCarthy, Kevin, Death of a Salesman, 1951

McKellen, Ian, The Lord of the Rings, 2001

McLaglen, Victor, The Quiet Man, 1952

Macy, William H. Fargo, 1996

Mako, The Sand Pebbles, 1966

Malden, Karl, A Streetcar Named Desire, 1951

Malkovich, John, Places in the Heart, 1984

Mantell, Joe, Marty, 1955

Marley, John, Love Story, 1970

Mason, James, Georgy Girl, 1966

Matthau, Walter, The Fortune Cookie, 1966

Massey, Daniel, Star! 1968

Meredith, Burgess, The Day of the Locust, 1975

Miller, Jason, The Exorcist, 1973

Mills, John, Ryan’s Daughter, 1970

Mineo, Sal, Rebel Without a Cause, 1955

Mitchell, Thomas, Stagecoach, 1939

Mitchum, Robert, The Story of G.I. Joe, 1945

Morgan, Franck, Tortilla Flat, 1942

Morita, Pat, Karate Kid, 1984

Morley, Robert, Marie Antoinette, 1938

Mueller, Stahl, Shine, 1996

Murphy, Eddie, Dreamgirls, 2006

Murray, Don, Bus Stop, 1956



Naish, J. Carrol, Sahara,1943

Newman, Paul, Road to Perdition, 2002 (also Best Actor nominee and winner)

Ngor, Hang S. The Killing Fields, 1982

Nicholson, Jack, Terms of Endearment, 1983

Nolte, Nick, Warrior, 2011

Norton, Ed, Primal Fear, 1996



Oakie, Jack, The Great Dictator, 37

O’Brien, Edmond, The Barefoot Contessa, 1954

O’Connell, Arthur, Picnic, 1955

Odom, Leslie, Jr. One Night in Miami, 2020

O’Keefe, Michael, The Great Santini, 1980

Olivier, Laurence, Marathon Man, 1976

Osment, Joel Haley, The Sixth Sense, 1999

Owen, Clive, Closer, 2004



Pacino, Al, The Godfather, 1972; Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, 2019

Palance, Jack, City Slickers, 1991

Palminteri, Chazz, Bullets Over Broadway, 1994

Patel, Dev, Lion, 2016

Pesci, Joe, GoodFellas, 1990; The Irishman, 2019

Perkins, Anthony, Friendly Persuasion, 1956

Peymer, David, Mr. Saturday Night, 1992

Phoenix, Joaquin, Gladiator, 2000 (also Best Actor nominee and winner)

Phoenix, River, Running on Empty, 1988

Pitt, Brad, 12 Monkeys, 1995; Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, 2019

Plummer, Christopher, Beginners, 2011

Pollard, Michael, Bonnie and Clyde, 1967

Postlethwaite, Peter, In the Name of the Father, 1993

Preston, Robert, Victor/Victoria, 1982



Quaid, Randy,  The Last Detail, 1973

Quayle, Anthony, Anne of the Thousand Days, 1969

Quinn, Anthony, Viva Zapata, 1952 (also won in 1956)



Raci, Paul, Sound of Metal, 2020

Rains, Claude, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, 1939

Rathbone, Basil, Romeo and Juliet, 1936

Reilly, John C. Chicago, 2002

Renner, Jeremy, The Town, 2010

Reynolds, Burt, Boogie Nights, 1997

Richardson, Ralph, The Heiress, 1949

Robards, Jason, All the President’s Men, 1976 (also won in 1977)

Robbins, Tim, Mystic River, 2003

Roberts, Eric, Runaway Train, 1985

Rockwell, Sam, Three Billboards Outside Billing, Missouri, 2017

Rollins, Howard, Ragtime, 1981

Rooney, Mickey, The Bold and the Brave, 1956 (also Best Actor nominee)

Roth, Tim, Rob Roy, 1995

Ruffalo, Mark, The Kids Are All Right, 2010

Rush, Geoffrey, Shakespeare in Love, 1998

Russell, Harold, The Best Years of Our Lives, 1946

Rylance, Mark, Bridge of Spies, 2015

Ryan, Robert, Crossfire, 1947



Sanders, George, All About Eve, 1950

Sarandon, Chris, Dog Day Afternoon, 1975

Savalas, Telly, The Birdman from Alcatraz, 1962

Scheider, Roy, The French Connection, 1971

Schell, Maximilian, Julia, 1977

Schildkraut, Joseph, The Life of Emile Zola, 1937

Scott, George C. Anatomy of a Murder, 1959

Segal, George, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? 1966

Shannon, Michael, Revolutionary Road, 2008

Sharif, Omar, Lawrence of Arabia, 1962

Shaw, Robert, A Man for All Seasons, 1966

Shepard, Sam, The Right Stuff, 1983

Sinatra, Frank, From Here to Eternity, 1953

Sinise, Gary, Forrest Gump, 1994

Spacey, Kevin, The Usual Suspects, 1995

Stack, Robert, Written on the Wind, 1956

Stallone, Sylvester, Creed, 2015

Stanfield, Lakeith, Judas and the Black Messiah, 2020

Steiger, Rod, On the Waterfront, 1954

Stemp, Terence, Billy Budd, 1962

Stephenson, James, The Letter, 1940

Strasberg, Lee, The Godfather, Part II, 1974

Strauss, Robert, Stalag 17, 1953

Simmons, J.K. Whiplash, 2014


Tamblyn, Russ, Peyton Place, 1957

Tamiroff, Akim, The General Died at Dawn, 1936

Thornton, Billy Bob, A Simple Plan, 1998

Torn, Rip, Cross Creek, 1983

Tracy, Lee, The Best Man, 1964

Travers, Henry, Mrs. Miniver, 1942

Tucci, Stanley, The Lovely Bones, 2009

Tully, Tom, The Caine Mutiny, 1954




Ustinov, Peter, Spartacus, 1960 (also won in 1964)


Vaughn, Robert, The Young Philadelphians, 1959

Voight, Jon, Ali, 2001

Von Stroheim, Josef, Sunset Boulevard, 1950

Von Sydow, Max, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, 2011



Wahlberg, Mark, The Departed, 2006

Walken, Christopher, The Deer Hunter, 1978

Waltz, Christopher, Inglourious Basterds, 2009 (also won in 2012)

Warden, Jack, Shampoo, 1975

Warner, H.B. Lost Horizon, 1937

Washington, Denzel,Glory, 1989

Watanabe, Ken, The Last Samurai, 2003

Webb, Clifton, Laura, 1944 (also nominated for Best Actor)

Whitmore, James, Battleground, 1949

Widmark, Richard, Kiss of Death, 1947

Wild, Jack, Oliver! 1968

Wilder, Gene, The Producers, 1968

Wilkinson, Tom, Michael Clayton, 2007

Will, Chill, The Alamo, 1960

Williams, Robin, Good Will Hunting, 1997

Wolley, Monty, Since You Went Away, 1944

Woods, James, Ghosts of Mississippi, 1996

Wynn, Ed, The Diary of Anne Frank, 1959





Young, Burt, Rocky, 1976

Young, Gig, They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? 1969

Young, Roland, Topper, 1937