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Oscars Best Actor

Oscar Awards for Best Actor 1928-2016

1927/28 Emil Jannings The Way of All Flesh (1927) The Last Command (1928) (August Schilling - 1927) (Grand Duke Sergius Alexander - 1928)
1928/29 Warner Baxter In Old Arizona (The Cisco Kid)
1929/30 George Arliss Disraeli (Benjamin Disraeli)
1930/31 Lionel Barrymore A Free Soul (Stephen Ashe)
1931/32 Fredric March / Wallace Beery Jekyll & Hyde / The Champ (Jekyll/Hyde) / (Andy "Champ" Purcell)
1932/33 Charles Laughton The Private Life of Henry VIII (Henry VII)
1934 Clark Gable It Happened One Night (Peter Warne)
1935 Victor McLaglen The Informer (Gypo Nolan)
1936 Paul Muni The Story of Louis Pasteur (Louis Pasteur)
(1937 Spencer Tracy Captains Courageous (Manuel)
1938 Spencer Tracy Boys Town (Father Flanagan)
1939 Robert Donat Goodbye, Mr. Chips (Charles Edward Chipping - "Mr. Chips")
1940 James Stewart The Philadelphia Story (Macaulay "Mike" Connor)
1941 Gary Cooper Sergeant York (Sgt. Alvin C. York)
1942 James Cagney Yankee Doodle Dandy (George M. Cohan)
1943 Paul Lukas Watch on the Rhine (Kurt Muller)
1944 Bing Crosby Going My Way (Father Chuck O'Malley)
1945 Ray Milland The Lost Weekend (Don Birnam)
1946 Fredric March The Best Years of our Lives (Al Stephenson)
1947 Ronald Colman A Double Life (Anthony John)
1948 Laurence Olivier Hamlet (Hamlet)
1949 Broderick Crawford All the King's Men (Willie Stark)
1950 José Ferrer Cyrano de Bergerac (Cyrano de Bergerac)
1951 Humphrey Bogart The African Queen (Charlie Allnut)
1952 Gary Cooper High Noon (Marshal Will Kane)
1953 William Holden Stalag 17 (Sgt. J.J. Sefton)
1954 Marlon Brando On the Waterfront (Terry Malloy)
1955 Ernest Borgnine Marty (Marty Piletti)
1956 Yul Brynner The King and I (King Mongkut of Siam)
1957 Alec Guinness The Bridge on the River Kwai (Lt. Colonel L. Nicholson)
1958 David Niven Separate Tables (Major Angus Pollock)
1959 Charlton Heston Ben-Hur (Judah Ben-Hur)
1960 Burt Lancaster Elmer Gantry (Elmer Gantry)
1961 Maximilian Schell Judgment at Nuremberg (Elm)er Gantry
1962 Gregory Peck To Kill a Mockingbird (Atticus Finch)
1963 Sidney Poitier Lilies of the Field (Homer Smith)
1964 Rex Harrison My Fair Lady (Professor Henry Higgins)
1965 Lee Marvin Cat Ballou (Kid Shelleen and Tim Strawn)
1966 Paul Scofield A Man for All Seasons (Sir Thomas More)
1967 Rod Steiger In the Heat of the Night (Police Chief Bill Gillespie)
1968 Cliff Robertson Charly (Charly Gordon)
1969 John Wayne True Grit (Reuben "Rooster" Cogburn)
1970 George C. Scott (refused) Patton (Genl. George Patton)
1971 Gene Hackman The French Connection (Detective Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle)
1972 Marlon Brando (refused) Godfather (Vito Corleone)
1973 Jack Lemmon Save the Tiger (Harry Stoner)
1974 Art Carney Harry and Tonto (Harry Coombes)
1975 Jack Nicholson One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Randle Patrick "Mac" McMurphy)
1976 Peter Finch (posthumous) Network (Howard Beale)
1977 Richard Dreyfuss The Goodbye Girl (Elliot Garfield)
1978 Jon Voight Coming Home (Luke Martin)
1979 Dustin Hoffman Kramer vs. Kramer (Ted Kramer)
1980 Robert De Niro Raging Bull (Jake LaMotta)
1981 Henry Fonda On Golden Pond (Norman Thayer)
1982 Ben Kingsley Gandhi M(ohandas Gandhi)
1983 Robert Duvall Tender Mercies (Mac Sledge)
1984 F. Murray Abraham Amadeus (Antonio Salieri)
1985 William Hurt Kiss of the Spider Woman (Luis Molina)
1986 Paul Newman The Color of Money (Fast Eddie Felson)
1987 Michael Douglas Wall Street (Gordon Gekko)
1988 Dustin Hoffman Rain Man (Raymond Babbitt)
1989 Daniel Day-Lewis My Left Foot (Christy Brown)
1990 Jeremy Irons Reversal of Fortune (Claus von Bülow)
1991 Anthony Hopkins The Silence of the Lambs (Dr. Hannibal Lecter)
1992 Al Pacino Scent of a Woman (Lt Col Frank Slade)
1993 Tom Hanks Philadelphia (Andrew Beckett)
1994 Tom Hanks Forrest Gump (Forrest Gump)
1995 Nicolas Cage Leaving Las Vegas (Ben Sanderson)
1996 Geoffrey Rush Shine (David Helfgott)
1997 Jack Nicholson As Good As It Gets (Melvin Udall)
1998 Roberto Benigni La Vita e Bella (Guido Orefice)
1999 Kevin Spacey American Beauty (Lester Burnham)
2000 Russell Crowe Gladiator (Maximus Decimus Meridius)
2001 Denzel Washington Training Day (Det. Alonzo Harris)
2002 Adrien Brody The Pianist (Wladyslaw Szpilman)
2003 Sean Penn Mystic River (Jimmy Markum)
2004 Jamie Foxx Ray (Ray Charles)
2005 Philip Seymour Hoffman Capote (Truman Capote)
2006 Forest Whitaker The Last King of Scotland (Idi Amin)
2007 Daniel Day-Lewis There Will Be Blood (Daniel Plainview)
2008 Sean Penn Milk (Harvey Milk)
2009 Jeff Bridges Crazy Heart (Otis "Bad" Blake)
2010 Colin Firth The King's Speech (King George VI)
2011 Jean Dujardin The Artist (George Valentin)
2012 Daniel Day-Lewis Lincoln (Abraham Lincoln)
2013 Matthew McConaughey Dallas Buyers Club (Ron Woodroof)
2014 Eddie Redmayne The Theory of Everything (Stephen Hawking)
2015 Leonardo DiCaprio The Revenant (Hugh Glass)
2016 Casey Affleck Manchester by the Sea (Lee Chandler)
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