They were the sixth such pairing of leading actress and supporting actor to take home Academy Awards. Lady Gaga and Sam Elliott could well become the seventh to do so. Lady Gaga sits atop our Best Actress chart for her work as Ally Campana, a would-be singer who is discovered by Jackson Maine, a troubled talent. The screen vet Elliott plays Jackson’s older brother Bobby and is firmly in the top five contenders in the Best Supporting Actor race.
Since the supporting acting categories were introduced at the 9th Academy Awards, only half a dozen years have seen the same