The Oscars get dished out tonight, so we thought we’d celebrate with a quiz about all those people who didn’t win. Because winning’s not everything. Not even in quizzes.
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The Sunday Quiz: Oscars
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0-3: Hope you’ve practised your gracious lower face
4-7: It’s just an honour to be here, right?
8-10: And the winner is…
So, Leonardo DiCaprio’s been nominated loads of times and never won. But his record is nothing in comparison to Peter O’Toole who was nominated in the Best Actor without winning a total of…
And which actress holds the record for most nominations without a single win?
Which of these none-too-shabby actors has never even been nominated?
Which actress claimed that Alfred Hitchcock had sabotaged her chances of an Oscar nomination in 1964?
And what, according to an article in the LA Times, cost Michael Fassbender a nomination for his role in Shame?
Which actor was seen mouthing “shit” as he failed to win Best Supporting Actor in 1994?
Which of these directors has never been nominated in the Best Director category?
And while we’re on directors: Kathryn Bigelow is the only woman to have won that Oscar. How many other women have been nominated in that category?
Which actress has put up with 20-odd years of rumours that she was given her Oscar by mistake?
And who famously turned down their Best Actor Oscar in 1973?