Liza Minnelli is the only Oscar winner whose parents both received Oscars. Liza won Best Actress in 1972 for CABARET; Vincente Minnelli won Best Director in 1958 for GIGI; and Judy Garland won an honorary Oscar in 1939.
Cate Blanchett became the first actress to win an Academy Award for playing another Academy Award winner. It was in 2004, when she impersonated Katharine Hepburn in Martin Scorsese’s THE AVIATOR. Read More
Woody Allen has received the most writing nominations at 15. He took home the statue three times for ANNIE HALL, HANNAH AND HER SISTERS, and MIDNIGHT IN PARIS. Allen also won a best directing Oscar for Annie Hall. Read More