Walt Disney also thanked the Academy for his Oscar
as early as 1932.
The playwright, screenwriter and film director won his Oscar
for his short film Six Shooter - which was also his first foray into film itself after years of making his name in theatre.
MARLON BRANDO turned down his Oscar
for The Godfather in 1972 in protest against the treatment of American Indians.
After his Oscar
win, Brody has mostly landed the same kind of roles.
Twenty-seven years after his Oscar win, Carradine has racked up a ton of TV and film roles--but few tunes.
Gossett's career has certainly thrived since his Oscar win--on the video shelf.
17 THE late Spencer Tracy gave his Oscar for Boys Town to an orphanage of the same name.
20 ASKED where he kept his Oscar for On the Waterfront, Marlon Brando said he hadn't seen it for 20 years
The Advocate recently caught up with Broadbent to ask him about his roles and his Oscar
Jeremy Irons wore a tuxedo and trainers when he collected his Oscar for Reversal Of Fortune.
Robert Rich didn't turn up to collect his Oscar in 1956 for writing The Brave Ones.
Three years later, Marlon Brando declined his Oscar
for Best Actor as the title character in The Godfather.
"It was personal and petty," says Hot Button's Poland, who claims a heavy industry readership for his Oscar
Kingsley, who won his Oscar
for 1982's "Gandhi," is just the latest to see that honor precede a title.
"A few weeks after he died, the newspapers ran ads for the estate sale and prominently featured his Oscar
," Davis says.