Why These Top Actors Still Not Won An Oscar ?
Top 10 Male Actors Without an Oscars Win
With the Academy Awards -2017 on the corner,
Ryan Glosling of La La Land, making all the buzz,
let's look at the top 10 actors who did not get
an Oscars despite their amazing talent and performances.
Actor with most commercial successful films.
Highest-grossing U.S. domestic box-office star.
ranked #1 of The Top 100 Movie Stars of All Time(1997)- Empire Magazine.
In 1985 Nominated for Best Actor, "Witness", lost to William Hurt, "Kiss of the Spider Woman"
Air Force One
Robert Downey Jr.
Very popular as Iron Man.
one of the most respected actors in Hollywood.
Often plays intelligent, egotistical characters.
In 1993 Nominated for Best Actor, "Chaplin", lost to Al Pacino, "Scent of a Woman"
In 2009 Nominated for Best Supporting Actor, "Tropic Thunder" lost to Heath Ledger, "The Dark Knight"
#08 John Travolta
An all in one actor, dancer, singer.
Nominated twice for best actor in leading role.
Pulp Fiction, Face Off and Grease shows he's versatile.
In 1978 Nominated for Best Actor, "Saturday Night Fever", lost to Richard Dreyfuss, "The Goodbye Girl"
In 1995, Nominated for Best Actor, "Pulp Fiction"; lost to Tom Hanks, "Forrest Gump"
#07 Will Smith
One of the finest actor,motivator.
He just fits almost any character.
Don't miss his "The Pursuit Happyness", and Ali
In 2002 Nominated for Best Actor, "Ali" ,lost to Denzel Washington, "Training Day"
In 2007 Nominated for Best Actor, "The Pursuit of Happyness", lost to Forest Whitaker, "The Last King of Scotland"
The Pursuit Off Happyness
I am legend
Men In Black
# 06 Joaquin Phoenix(2/1)
An outstanding actor missed Oscars award 3 times.
He is just lovely with his AI lover, Samantha in Her.
A great actor of his generation.
In 2001 Nominated for Best Supporting Actor, "Gladiator", lost to Benicio del Toro, "Traffic"
In 2006 Nominated for Best Actor, "Walk the Line"; lost to Philip Seymour Hoffman, "Capote"
In 2013 Nominated for Best Actor, "The Master" lost to Daniel Day-Lewis, "Lincoln"
Walk the line
#05 Edward Norton
He got Oscars nomination for his debut movie.
He is just amazing and funny in Birdman.
Very good at playing dual personalities characters.
In 1997 Nominated for Best Supporting Actor, "Primal Fear" lost to Cuba Gooding, Jr., "Jerry Maguire"
In 1999 Nominated for Best Actor, "American History X", lost to Roberto Benigni, "Life is Beautiful"
In 2015 Nominated for Best Supporting Actor, "Birdman", lost to J.K. Simmons, "Whiplash."
American History X
#04 Brad Pitt
As versatile as his good looks
one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World (1997)- People Magazine
Dont miss his Inglourious Basterds, Fight Club, Troy
In 2011 Nominated for Best Actor, Moneyball (2011),
In 2008 Nominated for Best Actor, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
In 1995 Nominated for Best Supporting Actor,Twelve Monkeys
#03 Tom Cruise
Oscars is still a mission impossible for Tom,
Heart-throb of many young and old
one among 100 sexiest stars in film histrory(1995)- Empire magazine
In 1990, Nominated for Best Actor, "Born on the Fourth of July", lost to Daniel Day-Lewis, "My Left Foot"
In 1997 Nominated for Best Actor, "Jerry Maguire", lost to Geoffrey Rush, "Shine"
In 2000 Nominated for Best Supporting Actor, "Magnolia", lost to Michael Caine, "The Cider House Rules"
A Few Good Men
#01 Bradley Cooper
Very talented young actor with 3 oscor nominations.
just adorable in Silver Linings Playbook
And dont miss his American Sniper
In 2013 Nominated for Best Actor, "Silver Linings Playbook" lost to Daniel Day-Lewis, "Lincoln"
In 2014 Nominated for Best Supporting Actor, "American Hustle" lost to Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyers Club"
In 2015 Nominated for Best Actor, "American Sniper", lost to Eddie Redmayne, "The Theory of Everything"
Silver Linings Playbook
#02 Johnny Depp
This pirate was 3rd time unlucky in 2008,
Johnny is different, one of the most versatile actors
3 time best leading actor nomination
In 2004 Nominated for Best Actor, "Pirates of the Caribbean, The Curse of the Black Pearl", lost to Sean Penn, "Mystic River"
In 2005 Nominated for Best Actor, "Finding Neverland", lost to Jamie Foxx, "Ray"
In 2008 Nominated for Best Actor, "Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street", lost to Daniel Day-Lewis, "There Will Be Blood"
Pirates of the Caribbean
Alice in Wonderland