|Norma Shearer receiving her Best Actress Oscar for The Divorcee from Conrad Nagel|
It is that time of year where we all get all excited about any and everything Academy Awards! We will on an annual basis celebrate the best of the best winners in Best Picture, Actor, Actress, Direcotr, Costume Designer, etc....
We will look at the various locations that the Academy Awards were held along with the magnitude of hosts through the years. We will look at the acceptance speeches, the red carpet arrivals and much much more. Basically this post will look at EVERYTHING the best regarding the Academy Awards.
From the classic movie guy:
In this post we will look at the past winners and locations that the ceremony was held in through lovely images. I absolutely love this new addition to this group and hope you do to...be on the lookout for more installments. This is coming from the guy ever since I can remember being a wee lad taking naps to stay up late with my mother to watch our version of the Super Bowel and having treats.....watching who wore what and see who won what....we loved it and still do! It is a tradition for me that I have and always will love to take part in...now if only I can get myself on the red carpet!!!!
SO LIGHTS...CAMERA....ACTION....let the event begin!!!!!!!
|1936 luise rainer paul muni and frank capra|
|1939 Best Actor: Specert Tracey & Best Actress: Bette Davis|
|1940 Best Director Victor Fleming for Gone With The Wind|
|1940 Best Supporting Actress: Hattie McDaniel for her role in Gone With The Wind presented by Fay Bainte|
|1941 Best Actor: Jimmy Stewart & Best Actress: Ginger Rogers|
|1942 Best Actor: Gary Cooper Best Actress: Joan Fontaine Best Supporting Actress: Mary Astor Best Supporting Actor: Donald Crisp|
|1943 Best Actress: Greer Garson Best Actor: James Cagney|
|1945 Best Actress: Ingrid Bergman|
|1946 Best Score: Miklos Rozsa with presenter Ginger Rogers|
|1947 Best Supporting Actress: Anne Baxter|
|1950 22nd Annual Academy Awards @ Pantages Theatre|
|1951 Presenter Gloria Swanson along with Jose Ferrer and winner Judy Holliday|
|1952 Pantages Theatre Stage for the Academy Awards Ceremony|
|1959 Best Actor David Niven & Best Actress Susan Hayward|
|1961 Best Actress: Elizabeth Taylor scene with Eddie Fisher @ the Governors Ball|
|Best Actres: Bette Davis|
|nineth annual award at biltmore hotel|
|Best Supporting Actor: Walter Brennan and Best Supporting Actress: Gale Sondergaard|