Question: This year, The Help’s Octavia Spencer hopes to beat her co-star Jessica Chastain to win the best supporting actress Oscar. Who was the first man or woman to win an acting Oscar over a co-star who was also nominated in the same category?
Prize: The first person to Tweet the correct answer to this question to @ScottFeinberg will win Alexandre Desplat’s soundtrack to — and a booklet featuring George Clooney and Grant Heslov’s script for — The Ides of March!
(To be eligible, your mailing address must be in the United States, and you must be following @ScottFeinberg on Twitter so that we can direct message you, if you win, and tell you the email address to which you should send your mailing address.)
Photo: Evan Rachel Wood in The Ides of March. Credit: Sony.