The Oscar is one of the most prestigious movie awards in the world that almost every actor and artist would like to receive, however, it takes a lot of hard work to achieve recognition and get at least one such award statuette.
List of Most Oscar-Winning Actors
1. Katherine Hepburn
Actor Katherine Hepburn holds the record for winning the most Oscars four times. He won Oscars for the movies Morning Glory (1932/33), Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967), The Lion in Winter (1968), On Golden Pond (1981)
Actor Meryl Streep won three Oscars, one as a supporting actress in the movie Kramer Vs Kramer in 1979. Sophie’s Choice (1982) and The Iron Lady (2011) as best actress.
3. Elizabeth Taylor
Actor Elizabeth Taylor won two Oscars for best actress in the movies Butterfield 8 (1960) and Who’s Afraid Virginia Woolf? (1966).
4. Hilary Swank
Actor Hilary Swank won two Oscars for best actress in the movies Boys Don’t Cry (1999) and Million Dollar Baby (2004).
5. Jane Fonda
Actor Jane Fonda won two Oscars for best actress in Klute (1971) and Coming Home (1978).
6. Glenda Jackson
Actor Glenda Jackson won two Oscars for best actress in the movies Women in Love (1970) and A Touch of Class (1973).
In addition, in Los Angeles where the grand event of the 92nd Academy Awards or Oscars 2020, made a historic record. The main award for best movie was won by a movie from South Korea entitled Parasite .
Parasite movie managed to take home 4 Oscars in the categories of Best movie, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Foreign Language movie. The 1917 movie won 3 categories, namely, Best Musical Arrangement, Visual Effects, and Cinematography.