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Posthumous Oscars: stars who've been nominated and won awards after death

StarsInsider Logo By Stars Insider of StarsInsider | Slide 1 of 30: Winning an Oscar is the apex of any Hollywood star's career. The prize celebrates and perpetuates the greatest performances, in addition to many other categories without which films would not exist, after all, cinema is really a collective art. Many personalities, however, did not have the chance to receive the award because they're no longer with us. Check out which celebrities were nominated or received an Oscar even after they died.

Posthumous Oscars: stars who've been nominated and won awards after death

Winning an Oscar is the apex of any Hollywood star's career. The prize celebrates and perpetuates the greatest performances, in addition to many other categories without which films would not exist, after all, cinema is really a collective art. Many personalities, however, did not have the chance to receive the award because they're no longer with us. Check out which celebrities were nominated or received an Oscar even after they died.
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