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National Board of Review Award For Best Actress
National Board of Review Award for Best Actress
Awarded forBest Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
CountryUnited States
Presented byNational Board of Review
First awardedJoan Crawford
Mildred Pierce (1945)
Currently held byLady Gaga
A Star Is Born (2018)

The National Board of Review Award for Best Actress is one of the annual film awards given (since 1945) by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.[1]



Year Winner Film Role
1945 Joan Crawford Mildred Pierce Mildred Pierce Beragon
1946 Anna Magnani Rome, Open City Pina
1947 Celia Johnson This Happy Breed Ethel Gibbons
1948 Olivia de Havilland The Snake Pit Virginia Stuart Cunningham
1949 not awarded


Year Winner Film Role
1950 Gloria Swanson Sunset Boulevard Norma Desmond
1951 Jan Sterling Ace in the Hole Lorraine Minosa
1952 Shirley Booth Come Back, Little Sheba Lola Delaney
1953 Jean Simmons The Actress Ruth Gordon Jones
The Robe Diana
Young Bess Princess Elizabeth
1954 Grace Kelly The Country Girl Georgie Elgin
Dial M for Murder Margot Mary Wendice
Rear Window Lisa Carol Fremont
1955 Anna Magnani The Rose Tattoo Serafina Delle Rose
1956 Dorothy McGuire Friendly Persuasion Eliza Birdwell
1957 Joanne Woodward No Down Payment Leola Boone
The Three Faces of Eve Eve White / Eve Black / Jane
1958 Ingrid Bergman The Inn of the Sixth Happiness Gladys Aylward
1959 Simone Signoret Room at the Top Alice Aisgill



Year Winner Film Role
1970 Glenda Jackson Women in Love Gudrun Brangwen
1971 Irene Papas The Trojan Women Helen of Troy
1972 Cicely Tyson Sounder Rebecca Morgan
1973 Liv Ullmann The New Land (Nybyggarna) Kristina
1974 Gena Rowlands A Woman Under the Influence Mabel Longhetti
1975 Isabelle Adjani The Story of Adele H. (L'histoire d'Adèle H.) Adèle Hugo / Adèle Lewry
1976 Liv Ullmann Face to Face (Ansikte mot ansikte) Dr. Jenny Isaksson
1977 Anne Bancroft The Turning Point Emma Jacklin
1978 Ingrid Bergman Autumn Sonata Charlotte Andergast
1979 Sally Field Norma Rae Norma Rae Webster




Year Winner Film Role
2000 Julia Roberts Erin Brockovich Erin Brockovich
2001 Halle Berry Monster's Ball Leticia Musgrove
2002 Julianne Moore Far from Heaven Cathy Whitaker
2003 Diane Keaton Something's Gotta Give Erica Barry
2004 Annette Bening Being Julia Julia Lambert
2005 Felicity Huffman Transamerica Sabrina "Bree" Osbourne / Stanley Schupak
2006 Helen Mirren The Queen Queen Elizabeth II
2007 Julie Christie Away from Her Fiona Anderson
2008 Anne Hathaway Rachel Getting Married Kym Ryder
2009 Carey Mulligan An Education Jenny Mellor


Year Winner Film Role
2010 Lesley Manville Another Year Mary Smith
2011 Tilda Swinton We Need to Talk About Kevin Eva Khatchadourian
2012 Jessica Chastain Zero Dark Thirty Maya
2013 Emma Thompson Saving Mr. Banks Pamela "P. L." Travers
2014 Julianne Moore Still Alice Dr. Alice Howland
2015 Brie Larson Room Joy "Ma" Newsome
2016 Amy Adams Arrival Dr. Louise Banks
2017 Meryl Streep The Post Katharine Graham
2018 Lady Gaga A Star Is Born Ally Maine

See also


  1. ^ "Best Actress Archives - National Board of Review". National Board of Review. Retrieved 2015.

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