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15 Actors Who Got Oscar Nominations for Their First Ever Roles

There are a lot of actors in Hollywood who work their entire careers for that sweet, sweet Oscar recognition. And a lot of the time, they won't even get a nomination, let alone a win - just ask Donald Sutherland. But these folk managed to do it for their first role.
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Have You Seen These Actors In These Films?

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Edward Norton - Primal Fear
Edward Norton - Primal Fear
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Julie Andrews - Mary Poppins
Julie Andrews - Mary Poppins
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John Malkovich - Places in the Heart
John Malkovich - Places in the Heart
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Oprah Winfrey - The Color Purple
Oprah Winfrey - The Color Purple
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Lupita Nyong'o - 12 Years a Slave
Lupita Nyong'o - 12 Years a Slave
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James Dean - East of Eden
James Dean - East of Eden
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Hailee Steinfeld - True Grit
Hailee Steinfeld - True Grit
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Glenn Close - The World According to Garp
Glenn Close - The World According to Garp
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Haing S. Ngor - The Killing Fields
Haing S. Ngor - The Killing Fields
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Gabourey Sidibe - Precious
Gabourey Sidibe - Precious
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Barbra Streisand - Funny Girl
Barbra Streisand - Funny Girl
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Barkhad Abdi - Captain Phillips
Barkhad Abdi - Captain Phillips
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Jennifer Hudson - Dream Girls
Jennifer Hudson - Dream Girls
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Anna Paquin - The Piano
Anna Paquin - The Piano
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Orson Welles - Citizen Kane
Orson Welles - Citizen Kane
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