20 Amazing Actors You Won't Believe Have Never Won an Oscar
14th May, 2021
20 Amazing Actors You Won't Believe Have Never Won an Oscar
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As fans, we give actors our heart, soul, and tears. Too bad we cannot give them as Oscar, but if it was up to us, these stars would surely make the cut. Every industry has its set of accolades and accomplishments people aim to achieve. In the glamorous
Michael Keaton
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Michael Keaton
Variety is the spice of life and this stands true for Michael Keaton’s roles. The fan-favorite star has graced the silver screens over the years with various film genres. Be it thrillers, rom-coms, actions, he has done it all. However, none of these hav
Edward Norton
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Edward Norton
Edward Norton is one of the few actors who was nominated for an Oscar right after their debut. He was nominated again for American History X and Birdman, and it seems to be a case of so close but still so far with this genius actor. Having s
Johnny Depp
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Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp first appeared in A Nightmare On Elm Street, and was first nominated for the best actor award in the Oscars for his portrayal of Captain Jack Sparrow, and rightfully so. The character remains the actor’s most iconic role. Depp’s nex
Samuel L. Jackson
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Samuel L. Jackson
S.H.I.E.L.D wouldn’t have been half as impenetrable if not for the mastery of Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury. Jackson attained fame in the early 90s and the reasons why can be witnessed in movies like Goodfellas, Patriot Games, and Jura
Robert Downey Jr.
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Robert Downey Jr.
The torchbearer of the Avengers, Robert Downey Jr. is more than the iron suit-clad superhero we have come to know and love. But, apart from being a genius billionaire playboy philanthropist, Downey Jr. is also known for his work in Sherlock Holmes,
Willam Dafoe
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Willam Dafoe
Norman Osborn in Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man still gives us goosebumps and is proof of William Dafoe’s incredible acting chops. At Eternity’s Gate, Lighthouse, Platoon, and Vampire are some of his other stellar works of
Viggo Mortensen
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Viggo Mortensen
Eastern Promises gave Viggo Mortensen his first Academy Award nomination. Two of his other movies Captain Fantastic and Green Book met with the same fate, which makes us think he’s long overdue for the accolades. His work in A Da
Toni Collette
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Toni Collette
Toni Collette shone so bright with her performance in The Sixth Sense, it’s no brainer that the film got her a nomination for the Oscars. The Australian actress has graced Broadway and also boasts of a Tony nomination. Some other notable performa
Peter Sellers
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Peter Sellers
The world will forever fondly remember Peter Sellers as the perfect face for the less-than-competent detective Inspector Clouseau in Pink Panther. The actor has equally outstanding performances in movies like Being There and Dr. Strangelo
Helena Bonham Carter
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Helena Bonham Carter
The brilliance that is Helena Bonham Carter deserves all the awards the industry has to offer. However, she has only made it on the Oscar nominees list twice, thanks to The King’s Speech and The Wings of the Dove. Other movies of hers we l
Sigourney Weaver
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Sigourney Weaver
Sigourney Weaver is considered the torchbearer for women in sci-fi action films. The actress is best known for her portrayal of Ellen Ripley in the Alien movies, which also earned her an Oscar nomination for the best actress category. She appeared
Jessica Chastain
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Jessica Chastain
Jessica Chastain embarked on her Hollywood journey after entering her 30s. Few years down the line and one smashing role in The Help was all she needed to reap the benefits of her hardwork and talent. She was later seen in Zero Dark Thirty a
Glenn Close
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Glenn Close
Glenn Close is the most perfect Cruella de Vil to ever exist, and 1996’s 101 Dalmatians is all the proof needed. One of the greatest actresses of her generation, she is also the winner of multiple Golden Globe, Emmy, and Tony awards. Close also h
Amy Adams
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Amy Adams
An amazing actress with movies like American Hustle, Doubt, The Fighter, and Vice, Amy Adams needs no introductions. Her enactment of Lois Lane in the Superman movies is one of the best the role has been essayed. Present
Ralph Fiennes
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Ralph Fiennes
Ralph Fiennes, sorry, He Who Must Not Be Named, is a master of the silver screen. His roles in The English Patient, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Reader, and Schindler’s List are worthy of applause and nobody’s forgetting t
Judy Garland
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Judy Garland
Judy Garland was the best Dorothy we have ever seen, and her Academy Juvenile Award speaks for it. However, that was the only time the graceful actress took the Oscar home. The Meet Me In St. Louis actress was nominated for the prestige again for h
John Goodman
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John Goodman
Argo and The Artist are movies that have quite a few things in common. Both won at the Oscars, both have the same actor, and in both films, the golden statuette gave the actor a miss. Not even for his work in Coen brothers’ movies — whic
Angela Bassett
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Angela Bassett
Angela Bassett has played multiple roles we can’t stop admiring, including movies like Jumping the Broom, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Waiting to Exhale, and The Rosa Parks Story. However, it was her portrayal of Tina Turn
Liam Neeson
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Liam Neeson
If you tell us you don’t know who Liam Neeson is, we will find you and we will kill you. His performance in 1993’s Schindler’s List was enough to permanently imprint the man on the brains of millions. The movie won 7 Oscar nominations and the
Jim Carrey
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Jim Carrey
If you don’t think of Jim Carrey as one of the best comic actors in Hollywood, we may need to have a chat. Movies like Ace Ventura and The Mask back up our claim. But, did you know, it was Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind and <