Comedies aren't usually showered by Academy Awards so it may not come as a surprise that funny man John Goodman has never received a nomination. But many fans believe the actor should have received a nod for his role as Walter Sobchak in 1998's "The Big Lebowski."
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Although Ewan McGregor has never scored an Oscar nomination, the Scottish-born actor has received a 2013 Golden Globe nomination for his role in "Salmon Fishing in the Yemen."
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Many movie fans may be surprised to hear that Richard Gere has never been nominated for an Academy Award, but despite 40-plus years of acting experience, the "Pretty Woman" star has never scored a nomination.
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Don't feel too bad for "Boardwalk Empire" star Steve Buscemi. Although actor has never been nominated for an Oscar, he has won a Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild Awards and has been nominated for several Emmys.
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She has won Golden Globes, but Jamie Lee Curtis, who began acting at 20, has never scored an Academy Award nomination.
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It may come as a surprise that everyone's favorite "Homeland" star Claire Danes has never received an Oscar nomination, as she's won so many other awards including Golden Globes and an Emmy.
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Jim Carrey may have a variety of over-the-top comedies under his belt, but he has an impressive list of show-stopping performances as well. Even with his starring roles in "The Truman Show" and "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind," the actor has never received an Oscar nomination.
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Meg Ryan was one of the most famous actresses of the 1990s but the "Sleepless in Seattle" star has never scored an Academy Award nomination.
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Bruce Willis is another action movie star that hasn't been nominated for an Academy Award, but his role in 1989's "In Country" garnered him a Golden Globe nomination.
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Though Jeff Daniels is a Hollywood heavyweight who has been nominated for Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Awards, he's never received an Oscar nomination.
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Many fans are shocked to hear that Mia Farrow, who scored a Golden Globe nomination for her role in "Rosemary's Baby," has never been nominated for an Academy Award.
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With 51- plus years of acting experience, Donald Sutherland has never received an Oscar nomination. But the veteran "Hunger Games" actor has won many other accolades, including multiple Golden Globe awards.
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While many of his co-stars have scored nominations, Kevin Bacon himself has never received Academy Award recognition. At least he's got pop culture cred: "Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon" is a popular party game.
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Isabella Rossellini may be the daughter of Oscar-winning actress Ingrid Bergman and Oscar-nominated screenwriter/director Roberto Rossellini, but she has never scored a nomination herself.
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Kim Novak starred as Madeleine Elster and Judy Barton in Alfred Hitchcock's insanely popular film, "Vertigo" but the actress failed to receive an Oscar nomination for her role. She did win a Golden Globe for "Most Promising Newcomer" in 1955.
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French actress Brigitte Bardot was one of Hollywood's original "bombshells" but the actress never received an Academy Award nomination for her film roles. Throughout her career in the entertainment industry, Bardot starred in films, musicals and also recorded several songs. She also pioneered a style that's still imitated all over the world.
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