Daniel Day-Lewis, Jack Nicholson and Walter Brennan each won three Academy Awards during their distinguished careers.
Day-Lewis is the only person who has ever won three Oscars for Best Actor. He received them for his performances in the films "My Left Foot" (1989), "There Will Be Blood" (2007) and Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" (2012).
Nicholson won Best Actor awards for "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" (1975) and "As Good As It Gets" (1997). He also won a Best Supporting Actor award for "Terms of Endearment" (1983).
Brennan won three Supporting Actor Oscars in five years for "Come and Get It" (1936), "Kentucky" (1938) and "The Westerner" (1940).
The record for the most Oscar wins in any acting category is held by Katharine Hepburn, who received four.
For the Academy Awards for Best Actor, see the link below.
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Walter Brennan won three Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor.
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There is no New Actor category at the Academy Awards.
Meryl Streep holds the record of 17 for acting.
: Academy Awards: Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis - There Will Be Blood
Walt Disney has the most Academy Awards, with 22.
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Tom Hanks won 2 Academy Awards, for Best Actor. "Philadelphia" (1993), and "Forrest Gump" (1994). Kevin Costner took 2 Academy Awards home for his work in, "Dance with Wolves." Mel Gibson took 2 Academy Awards home for his work in, "Braveheart."
To date - he has won three academy awards.... for best actor in - My Left Foot, There will be Blood & Lincoln.
One: As Best Actor for Ray (2004).
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The most best actor awards won by a single actor at the Academy awards are 2, the following actors have achieved this: Spencer Tracy Fredric March Gary Cooper Marlon Brando Dustin Hoffman Tom Hanks Jack Nicholson Daniel Day-Lewis Sean Penn
Daniel Day-Lewis is the only person to win three Academy Awards for Best Actor. Jack Nicholson has two Best Actor wins and one for Best Supporting Actor. Walter Brennan won three Best Supporting Actor awards.
Katharine Hepburn won four Academy Awards during her distinguished career -- all for Best Actress.
Yes, he won for best actor at the 82nd Academy Awards.
Robin Williams been nominated for an Oscar 4 times. He has won once. Best Actor -- Nominee 1987 Academy Awards Robin Williams - Good Morning, Vietnam Best Actor -- Nominee 1989 Academy Awards Robin Williams - Dead Poets Society Best Actor -- Nominee 1991 Academy Awards Robin Williams - The Fisher King Best Supporting Actor -- Winner 1997 Academy Awards Robin Williams - Good Will Hunting
It wasn't an actor. It was "Tonight Show" host Johnny Carson.
Daniel Day-Lewis, Jack Nicholson and Walter Brennan won three Academy Awards for acting. Daniel Day-Lewis is the only actor to win three Best Actor awards.