Benedict Cumberbatch managed to breathe life into the beaten and many times overplayed story about the most famous detective on the series "Sherlock". Since then, the actor has many fans and offers of roles in high-profile projects: for example, the main role with Keira Knightley in the biographical military drama "The Imitation Game", for which he was awarded the Oscar nomination.
Bruce from "Die Hard" has never been nominated for the Oscar, but three times nominated for the anti-prize Golden Rasp. Despite the setbacks in the field of awards, 63-year-old Willis remains one of the most productive and highly paid actors.
One of the most striking images of Bradley Cooper is a traumatized man after a divorce in the film "Silver Linings Playbook" and FBI agent in "American Hustle". On the set of both, the actor worked with Jennifer Lawrence and both were nominated for the Oscar with his partner. However, Lawrence was more fortunate: the Academy honored her with the award for her best female role in the film "Silver Linings Playbook".
Two nominations for the Academy Award and four for the Golden Globe: Ralph Fiennes is forever in the history of cinematography for the role of fascist in the film "Schindler's List" and the pilot in the drama "The English Patient". Many people are confident that the most prestigious award will be given to the actor, especially due to his multifaceted talent which allows him to take on the most unexpected images like, for example, Volan de Mort from the movie "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire".
For many people Edward Norton is firmly associated with the role of the narrator in the psychological thriller "Fight Club", but in the actor's arsenal there are some other vivid works. Edward was nominated for the Oscar for his roles in the movie "American History X" and the drama "Birdman", but until he became a winner.
Johnny Depp's film career is controversial: there are ups in the film "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" for which he was awarded the Golden Globe and nominated for the Oscar, there are downs - two nominations for Golden Rasp in "Alice Through the Looking Glass". Despite the absence of the award from the American Academy, the number of Johnny's fans is only growing, the world expects the sequel of the picture "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them".
It's hard to believe but Keanu Reeves is a seven-time nominee for the Golden Rasp anti-prize, among the potential rewards there is even "The worst loser of the Golden Raspberry". However, among the Keanu`s works there are many worthy ones, for example, the cult "Matrix" and "Devil's Advocate", where he played in tandem with Al Pacino.
The most famous Scientologist of Hollywood, Tom Cruise, is the three-time nominee for the Oscar and seven for the Golden Globe, by the way, he won the last three times. The 56-year-old actor doesn`t stop, he continues shooting in several large projects to increase his chances of receiving awards. Though, he has already won the second Golden Rasp in his career.
Three times Brad Pitt froze, waiting for the winner announcement in the Oscar nomination, but he didn't hear his name. The Hollywood handsomes often have to wait for a long time: his colleague Leonardo DiCaprio was nominated 5 times before taking the statuette for the movie "The Revenant". Though, Pitt already has the Oscar: the whole team of the film "12 Years a Slave" was awarded the "Best Film of the Year".
Liam Neeson only once became a nominee for the Academy Award for his role in the film "Schindler's List." Many people believe that since then the actor has become a hostage to the hero roles. However, among the Liam`s characters there are complex images of sexologist Alfred Kinsey in the biographical film "Doctor Kinsey" and the Irish revolutionary Michael Collins in the drama of the same name, for which he was nominated for the Golden Globe.