Quick Answer: Who won 2 Oscars in India?

Who got 2 Oscars?


Actor/Actress Best Actor/Actress Awards Total awards
Jane Fonda Klute (1971) Coming Home (1978) 2
Dustin Hoffman Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) Rain Man (1988) 2
Michael Caine 2
Tom Hanks Philadelphia (1993) Forrest Gump (1994) 2

Who won 2 Oscars in one night?

List of winners

Name Number Academy Awards
Alan Jay Lerner 2 Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Original Song
Thomas Little 2 Best Art Direction (black & white); Best Art Direction (color)
Henry Mancini 2 Best Original Score, Best Original Song
Joseph L. Mankiewicz 2 Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay

How many Oscars did India win?

As of 2021, 13 Indians have been nominated and eight have won Oscars including in the scientific and technical category.

Competitive awards.

Year 2009 (81st)
Nominee(s)/recipient(s) A. R. Rahman (music) Gulzar(lyrics)
Film Slumdog Millionaire
Category Best Original Song
Result Won

Who won most awards in Bollywood?

As of 2020, Dilip Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan lead the list, with 8 wins each.


Superlative Actor Record
Actor with most awards Dilip Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan 8
Actor with most nominations Amitabh Bachchan 33

Who’s the best actor in the world?

1. Al Pacino. Al Pacino has had one of the most prolific careers in the history of Hollywood. Spanning over 50 years, he’s one of the very few actors to have received the Triple Crown of Acting – Academy, Emmy, and Tony Awards in the acting category.

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Which male has won the most Oscars?

Since its inception, the award has been given to 83 actors. Daniel Day-Lewis has received the most awards in this category, with three wins. Spencer Tracy and Laurence Olivier were nominated on nine occasions, more than any other actor.

How many Oscars did Pakistan win?

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy is the only Pakistani to have won two Academy Awards (Oscars).

How many Oscars did Korea win?

At the 92nd Academy Awards, Parasite won all four awards (out of six nominations), becoming the first non-English language film to win Best Picture.


Year (Ceremony) 2015 (88th)
Film title used in nomination The Throne
Korean title 사도
Director Lee Joon-ik
Result Not Nominated

Has India won an Oscar?

Although India sends an official entry to the Oscars every year, no Indian film has won under the Best Foreign Film category. While Indian themes have dominated and won at the prestigious awards ceremony (for example, Gandhi and Slumdog Millionaire), very few Indians have walked away with the Golden statue.