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Matthew McConaughey received the 2013 Best Actor Oscar for his performance in the movie Dallas Buyers Club. Of the twenty Best Actor/Actress, Best Supporting Actor/Actress Nominees for 2013 twelve were from the U.S. two from California, two from Illinois, one each from Texas, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Virginia, New Jersey, Kentucky and one born in Italy where her parents were stationed. There were four from the UK, one each from Australia, Germany, Mexico and Somalia.
The Best Actor winner for the Academy was the same as on the SAG Awards List. Christian Bale and Leonardo DiCaprio Best Actor Nominees were on the Academy List. Tom Hanks and Forest Whitaker Best Actor Nominees were on the SAG List. Best Supporting Academy List was the same except that Nominees Bradley Cooper and Jonah Hill were on the Academy List and Nominees James Gandolfini and Daniel Bruhl were on the SAG Awards List. The Best Actress List was the same except Nominee Amy Adams was on the Academy List and Nominee Emma Thompson was on the SAG Awards List. The Best Supporting Actress List was the same except that Nominee Sally Hawkins was on the Academy List and Nominee Oprah Winfrey was on the SAG Awards List.
Six Degrees to Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet
Matthew McConaughey worked with 2013 Best Actor Nominee Chiwetal Ejiofor in the 1997 movie Amistad. Chiwetal Ejiofor worked with Kate Winslet in the 2016 movie Triple 9. Kate Winslet worked with 2013 Best Actor Nominee Leonardo DiCaprio in the 2008 movie Revolutionary Road. Leonardo DiCaprio worked with 2013 Best Actor Nominee Bruce Dern in the 2012 movie Django Unchained. Bruce Dern worked with Jennifer Jason Leigh in the 2015 movie The Hateful Eight. Jennifer Jason Leigh worked with 2013 Best Actor Nominee Christian Bale in the 2004 movie The Machinist.
Cate Blanchett 2013 Best Actress worked with Christian Bale in the 2007 movie I’m Not There. Christian Bale worked with 2013 Best Actress Nominee Amy Adams in the 2013 movie American Hustle. Amy Adams worked with 2013 Best Actress Nominee Meryl Streep in the 2008 movie Doubt. Meryl Streep worked with 2013 Best Actor Nominee Leonardo DiCaprio in the 1996 movie Marvin’s Room. Leonardo DiCaprio worked with Kate Winslet in the 1997 movie Titanic. Kate Winslet worked with 2013 Best Actress Nominee Judi Dench in the 1996 movie Hamlet. Judi Dench worked with Maggie Smith in the 2015 movie The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Maggie Smith worked with 2013 Best Actress Nominee Sandra Bullock in the 2002 movie The Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood. Sandra Bullock worked with 2013 Best Actor Matthew McConaughey in the 1996 movie A Time to Kill. Matthew McConaughey worked with 2013 Best Actor Nominee Leonardo DiCaprio in the 2013 movie The Wolf of Wall Street.

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