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Poll: People Who Won Oscars For Their First Movie

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    Lupita Nyong'o at an event for The 86th Annual Academy Awards (2014)

    Lupita Nyong'o - Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in 12 Years a Slave (2013)
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    Jennifer Hudson

    Jennifer Hudson - Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in Dreamgirls (2006)
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    Holly Hunter, Jane Campion, and Anna Paquin at an event for The 66th Annual Academy Awards (1994)

    Anna Paquin - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in The Piano (1993)
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    Shirley Booth and Fredric March

    Shirley Booth - Best Actress in a Leading Role in Come Back, Little Sheba (1952)
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    Best Actress Julie Andrews ("Mary Poppins") with Best Song winners Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman ("Chim Chim Cher-ee" from "Mary Poppins") at the 37th Academy Awards.

    Julie Andrews - Best Actress in a Leading Role in Mary Poppins (1964)
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    "Academy Awards: 59th Annual," Marlee Matlin. 1987.

    Marlee Matlin - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Children of a Lesser God (1986)
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    Gale Sondergaard 1936 Paramount

    Gale Sondergaard - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Anthony Adverse (1936)
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    Ingrid Bergman, Gary Cooper, and Katina Paxinou in For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)

    Katina Paxinou - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
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    Dana Andrews and Harold Russell in The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

    Harold Russell - Best Actor in a Supporting Role in The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
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    "Academy Awards: 28th Annual," Jo Van Fleet, Jack Lemmon, Grace Kelly, Ernest Borgnine, and Marisa Pavan.

    Jo Van Fleet - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in East of Eden (1955)
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    "Academy Awards: 33rd Annual," Eva Marie Saint and Peter Ustinov.

    Eva Marie Saint - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in On the Waterfront (1954)
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    "Academy Awards: 53rd Annual, " Mary Tyler Moore, Timothy Hutton (Best Supporting Actor). 1981.

    Timothy Hutton - Best Actor in a Supporting Role in Ordinary People (1980)
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    Broderick Crawford and Mercedes McCambridge in All the King's Men (1949)

    Mercedes McCambridge - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in All the King's Men (1949)
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    Barbra Streisand, John Dennis, Larry Gelman, and Pat McCaffrie in Funny Girl (1968)

    Barbra Streisand - Best Actress in a Leading Role in Funny Girl (1968)
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    Tatum O'Neal in Paper Moon (1973)

    Tatum O'Neal - Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Paper Moon (1973)
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    Haing S. Ngor in The Killing Fields (1984)

    Haing S. Ngor - Best Actor in a Supporting Role in The Killing Fields (1984)
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    Michael Arndt at an event for Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

    Michael Arndt - Best Writing, Original Screenplay for Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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    Diablo Cody at an event for The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008)

    Diablo Cody - Best Writing, Original Screenplay for Juno (2007)
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    Geoffrey Fletcher at an event for The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010)

    Geoffrey Fletcher - Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay for Precious (2009)
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    Mark Boal at an event for The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010)

    Mark Boal - Best Writing, Original Screenplay for The Hurt Locker (2008)
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    Sam Mendes

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    Orson Welles in Citizen Kane (1941)

    Orson Welles - Best Writing, Original Screenplay for Citizen Kane (1941) - (Added hours after the poll went live)