Hollywood Stars Who Never Won An Oscar

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr. in "Sinbad."

Peter Stackpole—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Douglas Fairbanks Jr. was never nominated / 1946

 

 

 

Actress Kim Novak in title role performing hoochie-coochie dance while lolling on tiger rug during carnival tent scene in the movie "Jeanne Eagels".

 

Actor Van Johnson duck hunting in a scene from the movie Early to Bed. (Photo by Martha Holmes/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)

Martha Holmes—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Van Johnson was never nominated / 1945

Actress Dorothy Dandridge posing in costume for the motion picture "Tarzan's Peril."

Ed Clark—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Dorothy Dandridge was nominated once and became the first African-American to be nominated for a leading role (1955) / 1951

BEVERLY HILLS, UNITED STATES - MARCH 01: Peter Sellers playing the piano at home with wife. (Photo by Allan Grant/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)

Allan Grant—The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images Peter Sellers was nominated three times / Here with his wife, Britt Ekland, 1964

Lena Horne In Paris

Yale Joel—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Lena Horne was never nominated, though she was honored with a tribute at the 2011 Academy Awards /1947

Actor Tony Curtis and his Rolls Royce Automobile.

Ralph Crane—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Tony Curtis was nominated once /1961

Swimsuit-clad actors John Garfield & Lana Turner engaged in a steamy embrace on Laguna beach overlooking the ocean in a scene fr. the movie The Postman Always Rings Twice. (Photo by Walter Sanders/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)

Walter Sanders—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Lana Turner was nominated once / Here with John Garfield, 1945

Portrait of actor Erroll Flynn aboard his yacht Sirocco.

Peter Stackpole—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Erroll Flynn was never nominated /1941

Ava Gardner "One Touch of Venus"

J. R. Eyerman—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Ava Gardner was nominated once / 1948

Actor Richard Burton (C) relaxing w. book in cantina while on location during filming of motion picture "The Night of the Iguana." Photographer Gjon Mili (back-L) photographing the scene.

Gjon Mili—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Richard Burton was nominated seven times / 1963

Bikini clad actress Jayne Mansfield posing w. shapely hot water bottle likenesses floating around her in her pool.

Allan Grant—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Jayne Mansfield was never nominated / 1957

Montgomery Clift In "Red River"

J. R. Eyerman—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Montgomery Clift was nominated four times / 1948

Actress Rita Hayworth clad in bare-midriff evening gown (costing $1, 800) by designer Jean Louis featuring a design from painter Fra Angelico so that she will be both angelic and alluring for her role in the movie "Gilda."

Bob Landry—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Rita Hayworth was never nominated / 1945

Actor Steve McQueen during motorcycle racing across the Mojave Desert.

John Dominis—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Steve McQueen was nominated once /1963

Actress Natalie Wood sexily lounging on deck of sailboat.

Paul Schutzer—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Natalie Wood received three nominations /1962

Actress Janet Leigh posing in costume for the motion picture "Jet Pilot"`

Ed Clark—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Janet Leigh was nominated once /1950

Actor Robert Walker riding a tricycle with his two sons outside.

John Florea—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Robert Walker was never nominated / 1943

Actress Marlene Dietrich in evening dress and hat, smiling while sitting at table alone during Pierre Ball.

Alfred Eisenstaedt—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Marlene Dietrich was nominated once /1928

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