Did George Sanders ever win an Academy Award?

Did George Sanders ever win an Academy Award?

Best Supporting Actor
George Sanders/Wins
For his role as the acerbic, cold-blooded theatre critic Addison DeWitt in All About Eve (1950), Sanders won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.

Has George Clooney won best Oscar?

In 2013, he received the Academy Award for Best Picture for producing the political thriller Argo. He is the only person who has been nominated for Academy Awards in six different categories.

Who won an Oscar in West Side Story?

West Side Story also won Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor (George Chakiris), Best Supporting Actress (Rita Moreno), Color Art Direction-Set Decoration (Boris Leven and Victor A. Gangelin), Color Cinematography (Daniel L.

Did West Side Story win 11 Oscars?

Robert Wise’s “West Side Story” scored 11 Oscar nominations and won all but one of those trophies, a haul exceeded only by “Ben-Hur,” “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” and “Titanic.” I’m not sure Spielberg’s version can win as many Oscars, but the upside is there for it to receive as many or more …

How many Falcon movies did George Sanders do?

four Falcon films
Of the four Falcon films with Sanders, to me it’s the weakest, with a lot of merits but also some glaring flaws. While Sanders is underused and it is somewhat obvious that he had tired of the role (having performed with more enthusiasm in the first two films) he is charismatic and suave enough.

How tall is Clooney?

5′ 11″
George Clooney/Height

Who was the original Maria in West Side Story?

Rachel ZeglerWest Side Story
Natalie WoodWest Side Story
Maria/Played by

In the original West Side Story, the role of Maria was played by actress Natalie Wood. For 2021’s West Side Story, the role went to newcomer Rachel Zegler, who beat out 30,000 other applicants when she was only 17 years old.

Who won best actress for West Side Story?

Rita Moreno
More Stories by Scott Rita Moreno is a living legend best known for her performances in such movie musicals as 1952’s Singin’ in the Rain, 1956’s The King and I and especially 1961’s West Side Story, for which she won the best supporting actress Academy Award, making her the first Latina Oscar winner.

Did West Side Story win best picture?

West Side Story won a total of 10 Oscars at the 34th Academy Awards in 1962, making it the musical film with the most Academy wins, including Best Picture.

What came first West Side Story movie or play?

West Side Story is a 1961 American musical romantic drama film directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins. With a screenplay by Ernest Lehman, the film is an adaptation of the 1957 Broadway musical of the same name, which in turn was inspired by Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet.

How many Falcon and Tom Conway movies are there?

nine films
From a historical standpoint, this is THE must-see film of either series, as it stars George Sanders AND his nearly identical-looking and talking real-life brother, Tom Conway–who when on to play The Falcon in nine films!