Wednesday, December 8

Oscars – Actress in a Leading Role

Click through each award to see the full list of nominees and winners!

2020 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Judy Renée Zellweger

Judy

Renée Zellweger

2019 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Favourite Olivia Colman

The Favourite

Olivia Colman

2018 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Frances McDormand

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Frances McDormand

2017 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

La La Land Emma Stone

La La Land

Emma Stone

2016 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Room Brie Larson

Room

Brie Larson

2015 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Still Alice Julianne Moore

Still Alice

Julianne Moore

2014 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Blue Jasmine Cate Blanchett

Blue Jasmine

Cate Blanchett

2013 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Silver Linings Playbook Jennifer Lawrence

Silver Linings Playbook

Jennifer Lawrence

2012 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Iron Lady Meryl Streep

The Iron Lady

Meryl Streep

2011 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Black Swan Natalie Portman

Black Swan

Natalie Portman

2010 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Blind Side Sandra Bullock

The Blind Side

Sandra Bullock

2009 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Reader Kate Winslet

The Reader

Kate Winslet

2008 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

La Vie en Rose Marion Cotillard

La Vie en Rose

Marion Cotillard

2007 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Queen Helen Mirren

The Queen

Helen Mirren

2006 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Walk the Line Reese Witherspoon

Walk the Line

Reese Witherspoon

2005 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Million Dollar Baby Hilary Swank

Million Dollar Baby

Hilary Swank

2004 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Monster Charlize Theron

Monster

Charlize Theron

2003 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Hours Nicole Kidman

The Hours

Nicole Kidman

2002 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Monster's Ball Halle Berry

Monster’s Ball

Halle Berry

2001 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Erin Brockovich Julia Roberts

Erin Brockovich

Julia Roberts

2000 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Boys Don't Cry Hilary Swank

Boys Don’t Cry

Hilary Swank

1999 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Shakespeare in Love Gwyneth Paltrow

Shakespeare in Love

Gwyneth Paltrow

1998 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

As Good as It Gets Helen Hunt

As Good as It Gets

Helen Hunt

1997 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Fargo Frances McDormand

Fargo

Frances McDormand

1996 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Dead Man Walking Susan Sarandon

Dead Man Walking

Susan Sarandon

1995 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Blue Sky Jessica Lange

Blue Sky

Jessica Lange

1994 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Piano Holly Hunter

The Piano

Holly Hunter

1993 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Howards End Emma Thompson

Howards End

Emma Thompson

1992 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Silence of the Lambs Jodie Foster

The Silence of the Lambs

Jodie Foster

1991 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Misery Kathy Bates

Misery

Kathy Bates

1990 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Driving Miss Daisy Jessica Tandy

Driving Miss Daisy

Jessica Tandy

1989 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Accused Jodie Foster

The Accused

Jodie Foster

1988 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Moonstruck Cher

Moonstruck

Cher

1987 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Children of a Lesser God Marlee Matlin

Children of a Lesser God

Marlee Matlin

1986 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Trip to Bountiful Geraldine Page

The Trip to Bountiful

Geraldine Page

1985 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Places in the Heart Sally Field

Places in the Heart

Sally Field

1984 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Terms of Endearment Shirley MacLaine

Terms of Endearment

Shirley MacLaine

1983 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Sophie's Choice Meryl Streep

Sophie’s Choice

Meryl Streep

1982 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

On Golden Pond Katharine Hepburn

On Golden Pond

Katharine Hepburn

1981 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Coal Miner's Daughter Sissy Spacek

Coal Miner’s Daughter

Sissy Spacek

1980 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Norma Rae Sally Field

Norma Rae

Sally Field

1979 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Coming Home Jane Fonda

Coming Home

Jane Fonda

1978 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Annie Hall Diane Keaton

Annie Hall

Diane Keaton

1977 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Network Faye Dunaway

Network

Faye Dunaway

1976 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Louise Fletcher

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Louise Fletcher

1975 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore Ellen Burstyn

Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore

Ellen Burstyn

1974 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

A Touch of Class Glenda Jackson

A Touch of Class

Glenda Jackson

1973 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Cabaret Liza Minnelli

Cabaret

Liza Minnelli

1972 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Klute Jane Fonda

Klute

Jane Fonda

1971 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Women in Love Glenda Jackson

Women in Love

Glenda Jackson

1970 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Maggie Smith

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Maggie Smith

1969 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Funny Girl Barbra Streisand

Funny Girl

Barbra Streisand

1969 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Lion in Winter Katharine Hepburn

The Lion in Winter

Katharine Hepburn

1968 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Katharine Hepburn

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner

Katharine Hepburn

1967 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Elizabeth Taylor

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Elizabeth Taylor

1966 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Darling Julie Christie

Darling

Julie Christie

1965 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Mary Poppins Julie Andrews

Mary Poppins

Julie Andrews

1964 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Hud Patricia Neal

Hud

Patricia Neal

1963 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Miracle Worker Anne Bancroft

The Miracle Worker

Anne Bancroft

1962 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Two Women Sophia Loren

Two Women

Sophia Loren

1961 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

BUtterfield 8 Elizabeth Taylor

BUtterfield 8

Elizabeth Taylor

1960 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Room at the Top Simone Signoret

Room at the Top

Simone Signoret

1959 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

I Want to Live! Susan Hayward

I Want to Live!

Susan Hayward

1958 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Three Faces of Eve Joanne Woodward

The Three Faces of Eve

Joanne Woodward

1957 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Anastasia Ingrid Bergman

Anastasia

Ingrid Bergman

1956 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Rose Tattoo Anna Magnani

The Rose Tattoo

Anna Magnani

1955 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Country Girl Grace Kelly

The Country Girl

Grace Kelly

1954 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Roman Holiday Audrey Hepburn

Roman Holiday

Audrey Hepburn

1953 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Come Back, Little Sheba Shirley Booth

Come Back, Little Sheba

Shirley Booth

1952 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

A Streetcar Named Desire Vivien Leigh

A Streetcar Named Desire

Vivien Leigh

1951 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Born Yesterday Judy Holliday

Born Yesterday

Judy Holliday

1950 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Heiress Olivia de Havilland

The Heiress

Olivia de Havilland

1949 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Johnny Belinda Jane Wyman

Johnny Belinda

Jane Wyman

1948 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Farmer's Daughter Loretta Young

The Farmer’s Daughter

Loretta Young

1947 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

To Each His Own Olivia de Havilland

To Each His Own

Olivia de Havilland

1946 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Mildred Pierce Joan Crawford

Mildred Pierce

Joan Crawford

1945 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Gaslight Ingrid Bergman

Gaslight

Ingrid Bergman

1944 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Song of Bernadette Jennifer Jones

The Song of Bernadette

Jennifer Jones

1943 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Mrs. Miniver Greer Garson

Mrs. Miniver

Greer Garson

1942 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Suspicion Joan Fontaine

Suspicion

Joan Fontaine

1941 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Kitty Foyle Ginger Rogers

Kitty Foyle

Ginger Rogers

1940 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Gone with the Wind Vivien Leigh

Gone with the Wind

Vivien Leigh

1939 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Jezebel Bette Davis

Jezebel

Bette Davis

1938 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Good Earth Luise Rainer

The Good Earth

Luise Rainer

1937 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Great Ziegfeld Luise Rainer

The Great Ziegfeld

Luise Rainer

1936 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Dangerous Bette Davis

Dangerous

Bette Davis

1935 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

It Happened One Night Claudette Colbert

It Happened One Night

Claudette Colbert

1934 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Morning Glory Katharine Hepburn

Morning Glory

Katharine Hepburn

1932 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Sin of Madelon Claudet Helen Hayes

The Sin of Madelon Claudet

Helen Hayes

1931 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Min and Bill Marie Dressler

Min and Bill

Marie Dressler

1930s Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

The Divorcee Norma Shearer

The Divorcee

Norma Shearer

1930 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

Coquette Mary Pickford

Coquette

Mary Pickford

1929 Academy Awards – Actress in a Leading Role

7th Heaven Janet Gaynor

7th Heaven

Janet Gaynor