Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences
The Oscar is not only the most important film award in the world, it is also probably the most famous award of all, alongside the Nobel Prize. On the night of March 27-28, 2022, the eyes of the world will once again be on Hollywood, where the awards will be presented in a glamorous ceremony — here’s an overview of all Oscar nominations 2022 .
Most of the winners are correspondingly proud of their victory and often present the gold-plated trophy in a chic showcase or in another representative place of honor. Actor Richard Dreyfuss , who was a big star in the 1970s with his appearances in films such as “American Graffiti”, “Jaws” and “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” , also likes to brag about his Oscar – and he has chose his fridge as a place to store it:
Dreyfuss, who won his Academy Award in 1978 for Best Actor in the romantic comedy The Lodger, explained in an interview some time ago that he didn’t want to splurge, but that everyone should still know about his Oscars… Since visitors always think of the refrigerator, the good piece is now standing next to the drinks — and is therefore not to be overlooked. Also, as the actor noted in a tweet he posted back in 2016, potential burglars would check the safe first.
Bathrooms and chicken coops…
Not only the now 74-year-old Dreyfuss has found an unusual place for his golden boy. Brits Emma Thompson (winner for » Sense and Sensibility » and » Howard’s End Again «) and Kate Winslet (winner for » The Reader «) are fond of saying they put their Oscars in the bathroom. Then every guest can pose undisturbed with the gold-coated bald head in front of the mirror. Russell Crowe , on the other hand, is said to be hoping for particularly large eggs and is said to have posted his “ Gladiator ” Oscar in the chicken coop on his farm in Australia.
Anna Paquin («X-Men», «True Blood»), on the other hand, who was awarded Best Supporting Actress in » The Piano » at the age of only eleven and ensured a legendary Oscar moment with her speechlessness at the award ceremony in 1994, lays down her Academy Award occasionally in the drawer between the socks. And when make-up artist Amy Nadine visited her, she allowed the friend to give Oscar a new look:
This is a re-release of an article previously published on FILMSTARTS.