Despite what you might think Amy Adams, as great an actress as she is, has never won an Oscar. Zero Oscars for Sir Albert Finney too, despite 5 nominations! Lets take a look at those who have come close, but got no cigar!

AMY ADAMS

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards

6 Nominations:
🎨 Junebug (2005)
⛪️Doubt (2008)
🥊The Fighter (2010)
👨‍👦The Master (2012)
💰 American Hustle (2013)
👔 Vice (2018)

MARK RUFFALO

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards 



3 Nominations:
♂️ The Kids Are All Right (2010)
🤼‍♂️ Foxcatcher (2014)
🗞 Spotlight (2015)

ANNETTE BENING

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards   

4 Nominations:
🕶 The Grifters (1990)
🌹 American Beauty (1999)
🎭 Being Julia (2004)
♂️ The Kids Are All Right (2010)

ALBERT FINNEY

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards   

Erin Brockovich starring Sir Albert Finney and Julia Roberts


5 Nominations:
💋 Tom Jones (1963)
🚂 Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
🎭 The Dresser (1983)
🥃 Under the Volcano (1984)
⚖️ Erin Brockovich (2000)

MICHELLE PFEIFFER

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards

3 Nominations:
💔 Dangerous Liaisons (1988)
🎹 The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
💝 Love Field (1992)

RICHARD BURTON

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards   

7 Nominations:
🖤 My Cousin Rachel (1952)
🗡 The Robe (1954)
👑 Becket (1964)
🔍 The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
👫 Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
🐴 Equus (1977)

MICHELLE WILLIAMS

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards   

4 Nominations:
👢 Brokeback Mountain (2005)
💙 Blue Valentine (2010)
👄 My Week with Marilyn (2011)
🌊 Manchester by the Sea (2016)

Bradley Cooper – 0️⃣ #AcademyAwards   



4 Nominations:
📓 Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
💰 American Hustle (2013)
🔫 American Sniper (2014)
🎵 A Star Is Born (2018)

GLENN CLOSE

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards   

8 Nominations:
🐰 Fatal Attraction (1987)
💔 Dangerous Liaisons (1988)
📖 The World According to Garp (1982)
⚰️ The Big Chill (1983)
⚾️ The Natural (1984)
🛎 Albert Nobbs (2011)
👰‍♂ The Wife (2018)
🏚 Hillbilly Elegy (2020)

SAOIRSE RONAN

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards   

4 Nominations:
🪖 Atonement (2007)
🗽 Brooklyn (2015)
🐞 Lady Bird (2017)
♀️ Little Women (2019)

TOM CRUISE – ZERO OSCARS?

0️⃣ #AcademyAwards

Tom Cruise plays Capt. Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in Top Gun: Maverick from Paramount Pictures, Skydance and Jerry Bruckheimer Films.


3 Nominations:
🇺🇲 Born on the Fourth of July (1990)
🏈 Jerry Maguire (1997)
🐸 Magnolia (2000)

Let’s see if 2023 is kinder to him with his return to the role of Maverick in the much-loved Top Gun sequel.