getting a figurine
The film industry is an unpredictable thing and, in my opinion, not always fair. Take at least the main cinematic award – the golden Oscar. For example, about 40 years ago, it was awarded to 10-year-old Tatum O’Neill – she went down in history as the youngest winner of a prestigious award. But after this childhood success, the actress showed little in herself. On the other hand, many by no means young actors and even recognized icons of the film business have been trying their whole lives, but never receive a figurine. Let’s remember today the most famous and interesting actors who have not yet received an Oscar. And, of course, we wish them to win the coveted figurine.
The famous Leo has long since grown from a handsome young man into an adult and serious actor, and with the Oscar he is disastrously unlucky. And no luck from the very beginning. Even before the notorious Titanic, a handsome 19-year-old boy played a difficult role as a mentally retarded teenager in the movie What Gilbert Grape Eats? His play seemed so convincing to critics that the young little-known actor was nominated for the main cinema award. Then the statuette was taken away from him by the elderly and experienced Tommy Lee Jones. Continue reading