The Oscar nominees have been introduced and the 87th Academy Awards ceremony will happen on twenty second February 2015 on the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. In celebration of the celebrated film awards present, The Listing Love is providing 10 superb Academy Awards Facts.

1. The Most Nominations

It is hardly shocking that Meryl Streep has had probably the most nominations at 19, and has gained 3. She gained Greatest Actress for Kramer Vs. Kramer in 1980. Three years later she gained the Greatest Actress Award for Sophie’s Selection in 1983, and her final win was for Greatest Actress within the 2010 film The Iron Woman. Meryl might, nevertheless, bag her third Oscar for Greatest Supporting Actress in Into The Woods within the 2015 Oscars.

2. Oscar Statuette’s Weight and Peak


The load of 1 Oscar statuette is the dimensions of a new child child, because it weighs 8 1/2 lbs. It’s can also be 13 1/2 inches tall.

3. Dolby Theatre Seating Capability

dolby theatre

The Oscars 2015 will probably be held on the Dolby Theatre, which can seat 3,300 people.

4. Oscar-Profitable Household

Liza minnelli and family

After she gained an Oscar for the 1972 film Cabaret, Liza Minnelli turned, and nonetheless is to this present day, the one Oscar winner whose mother and father additionally gained an Academy Award. Her mom, Judy Garland, bagged an honorary award in 1939, while her father, Vincente Minnelli gained an award for Greatest Director for Gigi in 1958.

5. The First Academy Awards


The primary Academy Awards ceremony passed off at a personal dinner for 270 people in 1929. The present was not aired on tv till 1953, and right now greater than 200 nations watch the glamorous occasion.

6. Most Academy Awards for Appearing

Katherine Hepburn's Academy Awards

While Meryl Streep has been nominated probably the most occasions, it’s Katherine Hepburn who managed to win probably the most Oscars, as she gained 4 Academy Awards for Morning Glory (1933), Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967), The Lion in Winter (1968) and On Golden Pond (1981).


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Throughout World Warfare II, Oscar statuettes have been constructed from painter plaster because of metallic shortages. The statuettes have been changed with the normal statues as soon as the warfare ended.

8. Solely Profitable Sequel

Don Michael Corleone

The one sequel to have ever gained an Academy Award for Greatest Image is The Godfather: Half II.

9. Most Profitable Oscar Films


Titanic, Ben Hur and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King are probably the most profitable Oscar films, wining 11 awards every. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is the one film to take home each single award for which it was nominated. Titanic, nevertheless, is the joint report holder with All About Eve for probably the most nominations, as each films have been nominated 14 occasions.

10. Oldest and Youngest

Christopher Plummer Oscars

Theo youngest Oscar winner in historical past is Tatum O’Neal who gained the award at 10 years previous for Greatest Supporting Actress in Paper Moon in 1973. The oldest individual to win an Oscar was 8.-yr-previous Christopher Plummer, who gained the award for Greatest Supporting Actor in 2010 for Rookies.