Gregory Peck was a lifelong supporter of the Democratic Party. He was suggested in 1970 as a possible Democratic candidate to run against Ronald Reagan for the office of California Governor, though he later admitted that he had no interest in being a candidate himself for public office.
Sir Laurence Olivier, 22nd actor to win the Best Actor Oscar. Olivier is considered to have been one of the greatest actors of the 20th century. In all, he held 12 Oscar nominations, with 2 awards (for Best Actor and Best Picture for "Hamlet" 1948), plus 2 honorary awards. Olivier was nominated 9 times for Best Actor and once for Best Supporting Actor. He also won 5 Emmy Awards. Olivier was the youngest actor to be knighted.
He was nominated for 8 Oscars, winning two of them - one each Best Actor in a Supporting Role and Best Actor in a Leading Role, among countless other awards.
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Who's won the most Academy Awards? Denzel Washington: Mr. Denzel Washington could join the super‐elite ranks at the 2017 Academy Awards if he wins the best actor award in 2017 since he's nominated for his work in "Fences." He's also up for a second award for the movie, as it's up for best film and he's a producer. Denzel already has two Oscar wins to his name: He took home the best actor award in 2002 for "Training Day" and the best supporting actor award... More...