Best Supporting Actor

  1. 1937 - Walter Brennan (Come and Get It)
  2. 1938 - Joseph Schildkraut (The Life of Emile Zola)
  3. 1939 - Walter Brennan (Kentucky)
  4. 1940 - Thomas Mitchell (Stagecoach)
  5. 1941 - Walter Brennan (The Westerner)
  6. 1942 - Donald Crisp (How Green Was My Valley)
  7. 1943 - Van Heflin (Johnny Eager)
  8. 1944- Charles Coburn (The More the Merrier)
  9. 1945 - Barry Fitzgerald (Going My Way)
  10. 1946 - James Dunn (A Tree Grows in Brooklyn)
  11. 1947 - Harold Russell (The Best Years of Our Lives)
  12. 1948 - Edmund Gwenn (Miracle on 34th Street)
  13. 1949 - Walter Huston (The Treasure of the Sierra Madre)
  14. 1950 - Dean Jagger (Twelve O'Clock High)
  15. 1951 - George Sanders (All About Eve)
  16. 1952 - Karl Malden (A Streetcar Named Desire)
  17. 1953 - Anthony Quinn (Viva Zapata!)
  18. 1954 - Frank Sinatra (From Here to Eternity)
  19. 1955 - Edmond O'Brien (The Barefoot Contessa)
  20. 1956 - Jack Lemmon (Mister Roberts)
  21. 1957 - Anthony Quinn (Lust for Life)
  22. 1958 - Red Buttons (Sayonara)
  23. 1959 - Burl Ives (The Big Country)
  24. 1960 - Hugh Griffith (Ben-Hur)
  25. 1961 - Peter Ustinov (Spartacus)
  26. 1962 - George Chakiris (West Side Story)
  27. 1963 - Ed Begley (Sweet Bird of Youth)
  28. 1964 - Melvyn Douglas (Hud)
  29. 1965 - Peter Ustinov (Tokapi)
  30. 1966 - Martin Balsam (A Thousand Clowns)
  31. 1967 - Walter Matthau (The Fortune Cookie)
  32. 1968 - George Kennedy (Cool Hand Luke)
  33. 1969 - Jack Albertson (The Subject Was Roses)
  34. 1970 - Gig Young (They Shoot Horses Don't They?)
  35. 1971 - John Mills (Ryan's Daughter)
  36. 1972 - Ben Johnson (The Last Picture Show)
  37. 1973 - Joel Grey (Cabaret)
  38. 1974 - John Houseman (The Paper Chase)
  39. 1975 - Robert De Niro (The Godfather Part II)
  40. 1976 - George Burns (The Sunshine Boys)
  41. 1977 - Jason Robards (All the President's Men)
  42. 1978 - Jason Robards (Julia)
  43. 1979 - Christopher Walken (The Deer Hunter)
  44. 1980 - Melvyn Douglas (Being There)
  45. 1981 - Timothy Hutton (Ordinary People)
  46. 1982 - John Gielgud (Arthur)
  47. 1983 - Louis Gossett, Jr. (An Officer and a Gentleman)
  48. 1984 - Jack Nicholson (Terms of Endearment)
  49. 1985 - Haing S. Ngor (The Killing Fields)
  50. 1986 - Don Ameche (Cocoon)
  51. 1987 - Michael Caine (Hannah and Her Sisters)
  52. 1988 - Sean Connery (The Untouchables)
  53. 1989 - Kevin Kline (A Fish Called Wanda)
  54. 1990 - Denzel Washington (Glory)
  55. 1991 - Joe Pesci (Goodfellas)
  56. 1992 - Jack Palance (City Slickers)
  57. 1993 - Gene Hackman (Unforgiven)
  58. 1994 - Tommy Lee Jones (The Fugitive)
  59. 1995 - Martin Landau (Ed Wood)
  60. 1996 - Kevin Spacey (The Usual Suspects)
  61. 1997 - Cuba Gooding Jr. (Jerry Maguire)
  62. 1998 - Robin Williams (Good Will Hunting)
  63. 1999 - James Coburn (Affliction)
  64. 2000 - Michael Caine (The Cider House Rules)
  65. 2001 - Benicio Del Toro (Traffic)
  66. 2002 - Jim Broadbent (Iris)
  67. 2003 - Chris Cooper (Adaptation)
  68. 2004 - Tim Robbins (Mystic River)
  69. 2005 - Morgan Freeman (Million Dollar Baby)
  70. 2006 - George Clooney (Syriana)
  71. 2007 - Alan Arkin (Little Miss Sunshine)
  72. 2008 - Javier Bardem (No Country for Old Men)
  73. 2009 - Heath Ledger (The Dark Knight)
  74. 2010 - Christoph Waltz (Inglourious Basterds)
  75. 2011 - Christian Bale (The Fighter)
  76. 2012 - Christopher Plummer (Beginners)
  77. 2013 - Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained)
  78. 2014 - Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club)