Aussies at the Oscars

Cate Blanchett, Best Supporting Actress
Cate Blanchett won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in The Aviator, snagging a first for playing a previous Oscar-winning actor/actress Katharine Hepburn and winning the trophy for it. She was also nominated for two Oscars in 2007, Best Actress for Elizabeth: The Golden Age and Best Supporting Actress for playing Bob Dylan in I'm Not There.

Photo by Getty Images Feb 24, 2013

Aussies at the Oscars

Australians' love affair with Oscars has lasted over six long decades. Australians and Australian film achievements, across various categories, have been recognised continuously by the Academy. We trace some Academy Award winners and nominees over the years.