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26 Stars Who Only Need a Grammy to EGOT, From Liza Minnelli to Al Pacino (Photos)

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The EGOT — an acronym for Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony — is the greatest honor in entertainment. These stars are (or were) close to achieving it.

Liza Minnelli, Al Pacino, Angie Stone posing for the camera: The EGOT -- an acronym for Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony -- is the greatest honor in entertainment. These stars are (or were) close to achieving it. © Provided by TheWrap

The EGOT -- an acronym for Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony -- is the greatest honor in entertainment. These stars are (or were) close to achieving it.

  • Jack Albertson
  • Anne Bancroft
  • Ingrid Bergman (1915-1982)Emmy: Single Performance by an Actress, "Startime" (1960); Actress in Limited Series or Special, "A Woman Called Golda" (1982).Oscar: Actress, "Gaslight" (1944); Actress, "Anastasia" (1956); Supporting Actress, "Murder on the Orient Express" (1974).Tony: Actress (Dramatic), "Joan of Lorraine" (1947).

    No Grammys to EGOT.

  • Shirley Booth
  • Ralph Burns
  • Ellen Burstyn
  • Viola Davis (1965 – )  Emmy: Actress in a Drama Series, "How to Get Away With Murder" (2015).Oscar: Actress, "Fences" (2016).Tony: Featured Actress in a Play, "King Hedley II" (2001); Actress in a Play, "Fences" (2010).No Grammys for EGOT.
  • Melvyn Douglas
  • Bob Fosse
  • Jeremy Irons (1948 – )

    Emmy: Voiceover Performance, "The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century" (1997); Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie, "Elizabeth I" (2006); Narrator, "Big Cat Week" (2014).Oscar: Actor, "Reversal of Fortune" (1990).Tony: Actor in a Play, "The Real Thing" (1984).

    No Grammys to EGOT.

  • Jessica Lange (1949 – )

    Emmy: Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie, "Grey Gardens" (2009); "American Horror Story" (2012 and 2014).Oscar: Supporting Actress, "Tootsie" (1982); Actress, "Blue Sky" (1994).Tony: Actress, "Long Day's Journey Into Night" (2016).
  • Frances McDormand (1957 – )

    Emmy: 2 prizes for  producing and starring in Limited Series or a Movie, "Olive Kitteridge" (2015)Oscar: Actress, "Fargo" (1996)Tony: Actress in a Play, "Good People" (2011).
  • Liza Minnelli (1946 – )

    Emmy: Single Program – Variety and Popular Music, "Liza With a Z" (1973).Oscar: Actress, "Cabaret" (1973)Tony: Actress in a Musical, "Flora, the Red Menace" (1965); Actress, "The Act" (1978).No Grammys to EGOT.
  • Helen Mirren (1945 – )

    Emmy: Actress in a Miniseries or a Special, "Prime Suspect" (1996); Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie, "The Passion of Ayn Rand" (1999); Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie, "Elizabeth I" (2006); Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie, "Prime Suspect: The Final Act" (2007).Oscar: Actress, "The Queen" (2006).Tony: Actress in a Play, "The Audience" (2015).
  • Thomas Mitchell
  • Al Pacino (1940 -)  Emmy: Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie, "Angels in America" (2004) and "You Don't Know Jack" (2010).Oscar: Actor, "Scent of a Woman" (1992)Tony: Supporting Actor in a Play, "Does a Tiger Wear a Necktie?" (1969); Actor, "The Basic Training of Pavlo Hummel" (1979).
  • Christopher Plummer (1929 – )

    Emmy: Actor in a Limited Series,

    "Arthur Hailey's the Moneychangers" (1977); Voiceover Performance, "Madeline" (1994).Oscar: Supporting Actor, "The Beginners" (2011)Tony: Actor in a Musical, "Cyrano" (1974); Actor in a Play, "Barrymore" (1997). 

  • Vanessa Redgrave
  • Jason Robards
  • Geoffrey Rush (1951 – ) Emmy: Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie,

    "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers" (2005).Oscar: Actor, "Shine" (1996)Tony: Actor in a Play, "Exit the King" (2009).

  • Paul Scofield
  • Maggie Smith
  • Maureen Stapleton
  • Jessica Tandy
  • Tony Walton

Audrey Hepburn, Mel Brooks, Whoopi Goldberg posing for the camera: So who has made the cut? Here are all of the stars who have achieved EGOT status, from Audrey Hepburn to Whoopi Goldberg.   [contextual-link post_id="1210904" title="Also Read" link_title="All 12 EGOT Winners, From Audrey Hepburn to Whoopi Goldberg (Photos)" target=""]

So who has made the cut? Here are all of the stars who have achieved EGOT status, from Audrey Hepburn to Whoopi Goldberg.  

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