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The Golden Globes and the Academy Awards don't always go hand in hand, whether its Best Picture, Best Director, or any of the acting or technical categories. There are a couple of reasons for this, mainly that there are two different voting bodies for each. The Golden Globes are voted on by the Hollywood Foreign Press, the Oscars by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Additionally, the Golden Globes have separate categories for dramas and comedies/musicals. This splits the performances and subsequently causes mismatches when compared to the Oscars, which have one pool for each nomination category. Sometimes, however, an actor's performance is too powerful, too memorable to not be noticed by both. There are a handful of actors who won an Oscar and Golden Globe for the same role. Sometimes, the same actor has even won both awards more than once. Here is the complete list of the famous actors who won an Oscar and Golden Globe in the same year.

Vote up the best actors who double dipped during awards season, being showered with praise and shiny statues by both the Academy and the Hollywood Foreign Press.
list ordered by
1
1,305 193
Tom Hanks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Band of Brothers, Tales from the Crypt, Big Love
Andrew Beckett in Philadelphia, 1994; Forrest Gump in Forrest Gump, 1995
2
127 127
Henry Fonda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
The Deputy, Roots: The Next Generations, The Smith Family
Norman Thayer in On Golden Pond, 1982
3
115 119
Gene Hackman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle in The French Connection, 1972
4
76 100
Laurence Olivier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Jesus of Nazareth, Brideshead Revisited, The World at War
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark in Hamlet, 1949
5
90 123
Dustin Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Curb Your Enthusiasm, Late Show with David Letterman, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Ted Kramer in Kramer vs. Kramer, 1980; Raymond Babbitt in Rain Man, 1989
6
87 119
Gregory Peck is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
The Blue and the Gray, Moby Dick, Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Special
Atticus Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird, 1963
7
83 115
Jack Nicholson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Dr. Kildare
Randale Patrick "Mac" McMurphy in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest1976
8
81 113
Marlon Brando is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
The Godfather Saga, Roots: The Next Generations, Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Special
Terry Malloy in On the Waterfront, 1955; Vito Corleone in The Godfather, 1973
9
79 111
Robert De Niro is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
The Godfather Saga, NYC 22, TriBeCa
Jake LaMotta in Raging Bull, 1981
10
71 101
Robert Duvall is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Lonesome Dove, The Defenders, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
Mac Sledge in Tender Mercies, 1984
11
52 106
Gary Cooper is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Marshal Will Kane in High Noon, 1953
12
48 101
George C. Scott is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
A Christmas Carol, Hallmark Hall of Fame, Mr. President
George S. Patton in Patton, 1971
13
73 156
Al Pacino is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
The Godfather Saga, Angels in America
Frank Slade in Scent of a Woman, 1993
14
396 831
Colin Firth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Pride and Prejudice, Conspiracy, Lost Empires
King George VI in The King's Speech, 2011
15
46 103
Alec Guinness is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Star Wars Holiday Special, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Smiley's People
Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai1958
16
46 105
Peter Finch is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Howard Beale in Network, 1977
17
88 196
Jeremy Irons is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
The Borgias, Brideshead Revisited, The Civil War
Claus von Bülow in Reversal of Fortune, 1991
18
39 97
Jon Voight is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Ray Donovan, Return to Lonesome Dove, Lone Star
Luke Martin in Coming Home, 1979
19
31 81
Daniel Day-Lewis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Shoestring, Artemis 81, Thank You
Daniel Plainview in There Will Be Blood, 2008; Abraham Lincoln in Lincoln, 2013
20
17 50
David Niven is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
The Rogues, Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theatre, Alcoa Theatre
Major Pollock in Separate Tables, 1959
21
17 50
Ernest Borgnine is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Jesus of Nazareth, Airwolf, McHale's Navy
Marty Piletti in Marty, 1956
22
12 39
Nicolas Cage is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
The Dresden Files, Entertainment Tonight, HypaSpace
Ben Sanderson in Leaving Las Vegas, 1996
23
12 39
F. Murray Abraham is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Homeland, Nature, Marco Polo
Antonio Salieri in Amadeus, 1985
24
7 26
José Ferrer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Producers' Showcase, George Washington
Cyrano de Bergerac in Cyrano de Bergerac1951
25
7 26
Maximilian Schell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Actors Who Won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for the Same Performance
Wiseguy, Peter the Great, The Three Musketeers
Hans Rolfe in Judgment at Nuremberg1962