This is a list of oldest and youngest Academy Award winners and nominees in
the award categories "acting" and "directing". This list is based on "statistics valid
Feb 29, 2016 ... Adrien Brody is the youngest actor to take home an Oscar for Best Actor for his
2002 win for Roman Polanski's Holocaust film The Pianist.
Feb 26, 2014 ... Jason Merritt/Getty Images Last year, a then-9-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis
received the Best Actress nomination for 'Beasts of the Southern ...
Age: 9. Movie: "Beasts of the Southern Wild". Year: 2012 Best Actress Nominee
Nine-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis is the youngest person ever to be nominated ...
Feb 26, 2014 ... Tatum O'Neal became the youngest Oscar winner in history, picking up the Best
Supporting Actress trophy at the tender age of 10 for her role ...
Feb 25, 2016 ... Despite being a part of the cast, 9-year-old actor Jacob Tremblay, who plays
Larson's character's son, was not nominated for an Oscar himself ...
Feb 9, 2016 ... The Youngest Oscar Winners and Nominees ... She took a hiatus from acting in
the 1970s, with her return cut short by her drowning in 1981 at ...
There have been younger actors nominated, but as of January 2005, this actor
holds the title of the youngest actor to ever take home the Best Actor Oscar.
Feb 23, 2016 ... She became the second-youngest person to win an Oscar in 1994, 20 years after
Tatum! She took home the Best Actress in a Supporting Role ...
Feb 22, 2013 ... Her heartwarming performance made her the youngest winner for Best
Supporting Actress and the youngest person to win an Oscar in any ...