Oscar Women Quiz

Test your knowledge of women in Academy Award history.

Quiz

Test your knowledge of women in Academy Award history.

1. What actress, who made her film debut in 1977's Julia, has been nominated for 14 Oscars, and won two?

2. What actress, who often starred opposite Spencer Tracy, has won four Academy Awards (1933, 1967, 1968, 1981)?

  • Ingrid Bergman.
  • Katharine Hepburn.
  • Sally Field.
  • Jane Fonda.

3. Who is the oldest Best Actress nominee-at 80 years old-to be selected for her role in Driving Miss Daisy?

  • Judi Dench.
  • Jessica Tandy.
  • May Robson.
  • Ida Kaminska.

4. In 1994, 23-year-old Winona Ryder was nominated for a Best Actress Oscar for what film?

  • Mr. Deeds.
  • Reality Bites.
  • Little Women.
  • Beetlejuice.

5. Gone With the Wind is the highest grossing film of all-time, and received eight Academy Awards in 1939. Who won Best Actress for her role as Scarlett O'Hara?

6. Who is the oldest nominee for Best Supporting Actress in Oscar history for her role in 1997's Titanic?

7. What actress is the oldest woman to win the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role in 1984's Passage to India?

8. In 1976, 14-year-old Jodie Foster was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress Award for what movie?

  • The Piano.
  • The Bad Seed.
  • Little Miss Sunshine.
  • Taxi Driver.

9. In 2002, what actress was nominated for two Academy Awards—Best Actress for Far From Heaven and Best Supporting Actress for The Hours?

  • Fay Bainter.
  • Hilary Swank.
  • Julianne Moore.
  • Sigourney Weaver.

10. What woman has had the most Oscar nominations and Awards for costume design?

  • Edith Head.
  • Dorothy Jeakins.
  • Helen Rose.
  • Irene Sharaff.

Your Results:

1. What actress, who made her film debut in 1977's Julia, has been nominated for 14 Oscars, and won two?
Meryl Streep.

2. What actress, who often starred opposite Spencer Tracy, has won four Academy Awards (1933, 1967, 1968, 1981)?
Katharine Hepburn.

3. Who is the oldest Best Actress nominee-at 80 years old-to be selected for her role in Driving Miss Daisy?
Jessica Tandy.

4. In 1994, 23-year-old Winona Ryder was nominated for a Best Actress Oscar for what film?
Little Women.

5. Gone With the Wind is the highest grossing film of all-time, and received eight Academy Awards in 1939. Who won Best Actress for her role as Scarlett O'Hara?
Vivien Leigh.

6. Who is the oldest nominee for Best Supporting Actress in Oscar history for her role in 1997's Titanic?
Gloria Stuart.

7. What actress is the oldest woman to win the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role in 1984's Passage to India?
Peggy Ashcroft.

8. In 1976, 14-year-old Jodie Foster was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress Award for what movie?
Taxi Driver.

9. In 2002, what actress was nominated for two Academy Awards—Best Actress for Far From Heaven and Best Supporting Actress for The Hours?
Julianne Moore.

10. What woman has had the most Oscar nominations and Awards for costume design?
Edith Head.

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