- Shirley Temple was the youngest actress ever to win an Oscar in 1934 at the age of five.
- Walt Disney won a total of 26 awards.
- George Burns was the oldest actor to ever receive the award for best supporting actor in”The Sunshine Boys.”
- Meryl Streep is the most nominated actress. (13)
- Two famous Hollywood families with three generations of Oscar-winning talent are the Huston family, with Walter, John and Anjelica, and the Coppolas, with Sofia, Carmine and Francis Ford.
- Actors and actresses will receive “SWAG BAGS”..basically goodie bags filled with sample products, vacation vouchers, rental car coupons..you name it. Cost for bags? $160,000.