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Top 10 Best Actor/Actress Academy Award Winners

It's very rare for an actor or actress to win more than one Academy Award, and grab agold Oscar statuette, but here are the lucky bunch who have...

Katharine Hepburn Best Actress

1. Katharine Hepburn
Year Won - 1934, 1968, 1969, 1982 (Best Actress)
Total Awards - 4

Ingrid Bergman

2. Ingrid Bergman
Year Won - 1945, 1957 (Best Actress); 1975 (Best Supporting Actress)
Total Awards - 3

Meryl Streep

3. Meryl Streep
Year Won - 1982, 2012 (Best Actress); 1979 (Best Supporting Actress)
Total Awards - 3

Jack Nicholson

4. Jack Nicholson
Year Won - 1975, 1997 (Best Actor); 1983 (Best Supporting Actor)
Total Awards - 3
You'll know him best for playing The Joker in the earlier 1989 Batman movie, and here's the man behind that famous smile, Jack Nicholson, with the Academy Award he won in 1998 for best actor.

Walter Brennan

5. Walter Brennan
Year Won - 1936, 1938, 1940 (Best Supporting Actor)
Total Awards - 3

Spencer Tracy

6. Spencer Tracy
Year Won - 1937, 1938 (Best Actor)
Total Awards - 2

Luise Rainer

7. Luise Rainer
Year Won - 1936, 1937 (Best Actress)
Total Awards - 2

Tom Hanks

8. Tom Hanks
Year Won - 1993, 1994 (Best Actor)
Total Awards - 2

Jane Fonda

9. Jane Fonda
Year Won - 1971, 1978 (Best Actress)
Total Awards - 2

Daniel Day Lewis

10. Daniel Day Lewis
Year Won - 1989, 2007 (Best Actor)
Total Awards - 2

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