7 Rockers Who Are Also Oscar Winners

February 20, 2019

The biggest night in Hollywood is nearly upon us and all of the biggest and brightest stars will be there. The 91st Academy Awards will take place Sunday, February 24th at 8:00pm EST on ABC to award excellence in the world of filmmaking in the past year. Actors, Directors, Cinematographers, Editors... and even Rockers and other musicians are some of the big names to be seen at the awards show.

Although you're more likely to see them at the Grammys, some of the most gifted rockers in the world have extended their talents to the film community, and they have the little gold statue to prove it!

  1. Jared Leto (30 Seconds to Mars) - Best Supporting Actor in Dallas Buyers Club

  2. Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails) - Best Original Score for The Social Network

  3. David Byrne (Talking Heads) - Best Original Score for The Last Emperor

  4. Prince - Best Original Song Score for "Purple Rain" in Purple Rain

  5. Bruce Springsteen - Best Original Song Score for "Streets of Philadelpha" in Philadelphia

  6. Bob Dylan - Best Original Song Score for "Things Have Changed" in Wonder Boys

  7. The Beatles - Best Original Song Score for "Let It Be" in Let It Be