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Oscars quiz: Which actresses are the biggest losers?

February 22, 2011 |  8:13 am

Two of these stars below are tied for suffering the most Oscar losses without a win (six). Who are they? To see the answer, click the "Continue Reading" link under the photos below.


ANSWER: Deborah Kerr and Thelma Ritter. Oscarless Rosalind Russell and Barbara Stanwyck lost four times each, Liv Ullmann twice.

Two male stars lost more times than all of these women: Peter O'Toole (eight times) and Richard Burton (seven).

--Tom O'Neil

Photos: Liv Ullmann (Warner Bros.), Thelma Ritter and Barbara Stanwyck (Paramount), Rosalind Russell (Columbia), Deborah Kerr (20th Century Fox)