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From left, actors Joanne Woodward, Paul Newman, and Alec Baldwin provide commentary on working with director Martin Scorsese in 2004.

Here are some notable Connecticut residents, past and present, who have received the Motion Picture Academy’s highest award.

Best Actor

Fredric March — lived in New Milford

Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde (1932); The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

Ernest Borgnine — born in Hamden

Marty (1955)

George C. Scott — lived in Greenwich

Patton (1970)

Art Carney — lived in Westbrook

Harry & Tonto (1974)

Paul Newman — lived in Westport

The Color of Money (1986)

Daniel Day-Lewis ­— residence in Roxbury

My Left Foot (1989); There Will Be Blood (2007); Lincoln (2012)

Best Actress

Katharine Hepburn — born in Hartford, lived in Old Saybrook

Morning Glory (1933); Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967); The Lion in Winter (1968); On Golden Pond (1981)

Bette Davis — lived in Weston

Dangerous (1935); Jezebel (1938)

Joanne Woodward — lives in Westport

The Three Faces of Eve (1957)

Meryl Streep — lives in Salisbury

Sophie’s Choice (1982); The Iron Lady (2011)

Jessica Tandy — lived in Easton

Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

Best Supporting Actor

Ed Begley — born in Hartford

Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)

Walter Matthau — lived in Roxbury

The Fortune Cookie (1966)

Jason Robards Jr. — lived in Fairfield

All the President’s Men (1976)

Christopher Walken — lives in Wilton

The Deer Hunter (1978)

Best Supporting Actress

Sandy Daniels — lived in Westport

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Meryl Streep — lives in Salisbury

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Best Director

Elia Kazan — lived in Newtown

Gentleman’s Agreement (1947); On the Waterfront (1954)

Mike Nichols — lived in Bridgewater

The Graduate (1967)

Milos Forman — lives in Warren

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975); Amadeus (1984)