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February 21, 2011 9:46 AM | By Francis Whittaker
Debut Academy Award winners

Debut Oscar Winners

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For most actors, winning an Oscar must represent the greatest achievement of their career, and one that can only come after years of hard work honing their craft.

However, there have been a few lucky individuals over the decades who the Academy have honoured for their very first film appearance. Click on to find out the famous and not-so-famous names to have achieved this rare honour so far.

Jan 10, 2013 11:58AM
It's not Carrie Underwood, it's Carrie Bradshaw...
Jan 14, 2013 12:33AM
Great singer but her acting in Sex and the City was horrible
Jan 14, 2013 8:36AM
I love nero so yeah she have my point
Feb 25, 2013 4:42PM

Where the heck is Audrey Hepburn in this list?  She won the award for Best Actress for Roman Holiday back in the early fifties after only appearing on stage in Gigli!  MSN, you have got to do better than this!

 Katie Sanderson

Jan 14, 2013 2:17PM
Umm, do you ever do research for these columns? It's INGRID BERGMAN. Come on MSN.
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