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365 Days of Oscar: Best Supporting Actress Rankings from the Last 25 Years

Mo’Nique, Precious (2009)

Viola Davis, Fences (2016)

Marcia Gay Harden, Pollock (2000)

Tilda Swinton, Michael Clayton (2007)

Da’Vine Joy Randolph, The Holdovers (2023)

Cate Blanchett, The Aviator (2004)

Lupita Nyong’o, 12 Years a Slave (2013)

Anne Hathaway, Les Misérables (2012)

Octavia Spencer, The Help (2011)

Yuh-jung Youn, Minari (2020)

Jennifer Connelly, A Beautiful Mind (2001)

Rachel Weisz, The Constant Gardener (2005)

Catherine Zeta-Jones, Chicago (2002)

Patricia Arquette, Boyhood (2014)

Penelope Cruz, Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)

Renée Zellweger, Cold Mountain (2003)

Melissa Leo, The Fighter (2010)

Allison Janney, I, Tonya (2017)

Laura Dern, Marriage Story (2019)

Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl (2015)

Regina King, If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

Ariana DeBose, West Side Story (2021)

Angelina Jolie, Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Jamie Lee Curtis, Everything Everywhere All at Once (2022)

Jennifer Hudson, Dreamgirls (2006)

This article is part of a special year-long series of anecdotes, reflections and thoughts about the Academy Awards.