Who has most Oscars?

Who has won the most Oscars all time

Walt Disney

When it comes to having the most Oscars, Walt Disney is the GOAT. He earned a whopping 22 Academy Awards during his career — plus four honorary awards, USA Today reported.

What actor has most Oscars

Katharine Hepburn

As of 2022, Katharine Hepburn maintained her lead as the actor with the most Oscar wins of all time. While the "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" star scored four acting accolades during her career, six fellow actors tied for the second spot with three wins each.

What actor has won 3 Oscars

actor Daniel Day-Lewis

The British method actor Daniel Day-Lewis is the only performer to have ever achieved the feat of winning three Academy Awards for 'Best Actor', rightfully claiming the statuette for three excellent movies.

Which person has won 22 Oscars

Walt Disney

Walt Disney holds the record for the most Oscars won by an individual with total of 22 competitive awards and four honorary awards. Disney was nominated 59 times throughout his career, receiving one award posthumously.

Has any actor won 4 Oscars

Katharine Hepburn won four Academy Awards (all for Best Actress), more than any other actor or actress in the history of the award.

Who has 26 Oscars

Walt Disney

The person who has triumphed more times at the Oscars than anyone else in history is Walt Disney. America's most iconic filmmaker racked up a whopping 26 Oscars, four of which were honorary awards, and he also holds the record for the most nominations on record – 59.

Who has 4 Oscars

Katharine Hepburn

Katharine Hepburn won four Academy Awards (all for Best Actress), more than any other actor or actress in the history of the award.

Has anyone won 3 Oscars

Six have won exactly three acting Academy Awards: Daniel Day-Lewis (three Best Actor awards), Frances McDormand (three Best Actress awards), Meryl Streep (two Best Actress awards and one Best Supporting Actress award), Jack Nicholson (two Best Actor awards and one Best Supporting Actor award), Ingrid Bergman (two Best …

Who has 11 Oscars

Three films hold the record of winning the most Academy Awards, having garnered 11 Oscars each: Ben-Hur (1959), Titanic (1997) and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003).

Who has 52 Oscar nominations

The film composer has won five Oscars, four Golden Globes, seven BAFTAs and 25 Grammys. With 52 Oscar nominations, he is second only to Walt Disney as most nominated person ever.

Has anyone won 5 Oscars

Only three films have won all five of these major awards: It Happened One Night (1934), One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), and The Silence of the Lambs (1991). Eight films failed to win any of the five major awards after being nominated in each category.

Who has 21 Oscar nominations

Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep holds the record for most Oscar nominations by any actor with a whopping 21 to her name. After only two years of acting on screen, Streep landed her first nomination for her supporting role in Michael Cimino's The Deer Hunter with Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, and John Cazale.

Who has 8 Oscar nominations no wins

Eight nominations apiece for Close and O'Toole

If Sir Kenneth had failed to take home an Oscar last year he would've joined the iconic Glenn Close and the late Peter O'Toole as the only actors to have received eight nominations without winning.

Who got 10 Oscar nominations

Bette Davis
Most nominations in four acting categories

Actor/Actress BA Total
Katharine Hepburn 12 12
Jack Nicholson 8 12
Bette Davis 10 10
Laurence Olivier 9 10