Academy Awards Quizzes & Trivia

You are among the nominees. They’re about to call your name any moment. You think about your most recent role and wonder whether they will appreciate it. You’ve done this in the past. How hard can it be to do this again? There’s just this quiz that’s standing before you and the spotlight. You have to pass this final exam and fame and fortune are all yours.

What was the year when the Academy Awards were first presented? Who won the Oscar for best Actor in a Leading Role for “Scent of a Woman”? What movie won the “Best Picture” award in 1994? We hope you’ve been watching the Oscars because this isn’t going to be easy. And the Oscar for Best Quiz Solver in a Leading Role goes to…

Questions: 28  |  Attempts: 153   |  Last updated: Oct 2, 2019
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    For which film did Spencer Tracy win an Oscar?

The Oscars 2019 sponsored by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was held early in 2019. The event was attended by celebrities and widely covered by an American television channel. During the event, awards were presented...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 149   |  Last updated: Jan 21, 2020
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    When were the 91st Academy Awards held? 

Academy Award, in full Academy Award of Merit, byname Oscar, any of a number of awards presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, located in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., to recognize...

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    Who is the only African American woman to win a Best Actress Oscar?

Each January, the entertainment community and film fans around the world turn their attention to the Academy Awards. Interest and anticipation builds to a fevered pitch leading up to the Oscar telecast, when hundreds of millions...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 110   |  Last updated: May 16, 2019
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    What is the most recent film which the lead actor and actress both won Academy Awards?

The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of awards for artistic and technical merit in the film industry. Given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the awards are an international...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 110   |  Last updated: Jul 2, 2019
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    What two films have the most Academy Award nominations?

Academy Awards Questions & Answers

Who earned an Oscar for his role as veteran Chicago cop Jimmy Malone in The Untouchables?
Amazingly, after a wonderful career in film, it was as a supporting actor that Sean Connery won an oscar for the 1987 film The Untouchables, where he played the part of Jim. Connery had clawed his way up from the lowest possible rung of any ladder, t
How many Academy Awards did Mary Poppins win for Disney?
The correct answer is A Mary Poppins has won a total of five Academy Awards for Disney. Mary Poppins is a 1964 American musical film produced by Walt Disney. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson, the songs on the film were composed by the Sherma
Who was the first African American to win an Oscar for "best actor"?
Sidney PoitierSidney Poitier won Best Actor for Lilies of the Field (1963).