1. Sandra Bullock-the Blind Side
  2. Jennifer Hudson-Dreamgirls
  3. Octavia Spencer-the Help
  4. Catherine Zeta-Jones-Chicago
  5. Cate Blanchett-Aviator
  6. Reese Witherspoon-Walk the Line
  7. Renee Zellweger-Cold Mountain
  8. Julia Roberts-Erin Brockovich
  9. Marlee Matlin-Children of a Lesser God
  10. Kathy Bates-Misery
  11. Kate Winslet-the Reader
  12. Marion Cotillard-Le Vie En Rose
  13. Diane Keaton-Annie Hall
  14. Jodie Foster-Silence of the Lambs
  15. Gwyneth Paltrow-Shakespeare in Love
  16. Vivien Leigh-Streetcar Named Desire
  17. Julie Andrews-Mary Poppins
  18. Mo'nique-Precious
  19. Anne Hathaway-Les Miserables
  20. Rachel Weisz-Constant Gardner*