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

Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds (2009)

J.K. Simmons, Whiplash (2014)

Chris Cooper, Adaptation (2002)

Javier Bardem, No Country for Old Men (2007)

Benicio del Toro, Traffic (2000)

Jim Broadbent, Iris (2001)

Morgan Freeman, Million Dollar Baby (2004)

Alan Arkin, Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained (2012)

Daniel Kaluuya, Judas and the Black MessiahMark Rylance, Bridge of Spies (2015)

Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Michael Caine, The Cider House Rules (1999)

Heath Ledger, The Dark Knight (2008)

Mahershala Ali, Moonlight (2016)

Christopher Plummer, Beginners (2011)

Tim Robbins, Mystic River (2003)

Christian Bale, The Fighter (2010)

Troy Kotsure, CODA (2021)

Ke Huy Quan, Everything Everywhere All at Once (2022)

Mahershala Ali, Green Book (2018)

Robert Downey, Jr., Oppenheimer (2023)

George Clooney, Syriana (2005)

Brad Pitt, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019)

Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

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