Hilary Swank's Best Actress victory earns her membership to a very
exclusive Hollywood club - she is one of only six actors and actresses to have
won an Oscar every time they have been nominated.
The Actress lifted the prized statuette last night (27FEB05) for her role
in Million Dollar Baby, just five years after she took the same prize for BOYS
DON'T CRY - giving her an enviable 100 per cent record at Hollywood's most
Only five other stars can boast the same record: Helen Hayes, LUISE
RAINER, Vivien Leigh, Kevin Spacey and SALLY FIELD - all have two ACADEMY
AWARDS to their name.