[Ans] Though they share a last name, which pair of Oscar winners are not related?

[Ans] Though they share a last name, which pair of Oscar winners are not related?

Though the Hepburn surname has roots in Scotland and England, there’s no family connection between the two Hollywood icons who share the same last name. The misconception that these iconic actresses are somehow related has persisted ever since the 1950s. Katharine Hepburn was the daughter of two wealthy Connecticut Americans, whereas Audrey Hepburn was the daughter of Dutch nobility. Both women left their marks on film history and each are listed in the American Film Institute’s greatest screen legends: Katherine at # 1 and Audrey at # 3. And though they’re not related, they’re the only Best Actress winners to share a last name.

Though they share a last name, which pair of Oscar winners are not related?

Jane & Henry Fonda
Gone are the days when Oscar winners can blame forgetting to thank a loved one on being overwhelmed: The 2016 Academy Awards will run pre-prepared thank-you scrolls across the bottom of the screen when winners are announced during the CBS telecast on Feb. 28.
every acting award given from 1986 to 2015, 120 in all — and confirmed 90 winners who were married or in a relationship during their Academy Award win. Nearly one third of those winners failed to mentioned their loved ones on stage, and the data suggests those who didn’t thank their partner were more likely to split than those who did.

 

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