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Winners and nomineesEdit

FilmEdit

Best Film - DramaEdit

Ben-Hur

Best Film - ComedyEdit

Some Like It Hot

Best Film - MusicalEdit

Porgy and Bess

Best Actor - DramaEdit

Anthony Franciosa - Career

Best Actress - DramaEdit

Elizabeth Taylor - Suddenly, Last Summer

Best Actor - Musical or ComedyEdit

Jack Lemmon - Some Like It Hot

Best Actress - Musical or ComedyEdit

Marilyn Monroe - Some Like It Hot

Best Supporting ActorEdit

Stephen Boyd - Ben-Hur

Best Supporting ActressEdit

Susan Kohner - Imitation of Life

Best DirectorEdit

William Wyler - Ben-Hur

Best Foreign FilmEdit

Best Music, Original ScoreEdit

Ernest Gold - On the Beach

Best Film Promoting International UnderstandingEdit

The Diary of Anne Frank

Most Promising Newcomer - MaleEdit

Barry Coe
Troy Donahue
George Hamilton
James Shigeta

Most Promising Newcomer - FemaleEdit

Angie Dickinson
Janet Munro
Stella Stevens
Tuesday Weld

Achievement in TelevisionEdit

Edward R. Murrow

Outstanding MeritEdit

The Nun's Story

Special AwardEdit

Andrew Marton - Ben-Hur (For directing the chariot race)
Francis X. Bushman (For a famous silent film star)
Ramon Novarro (For a famous silent film star)

Special Journalistic Merit AwardEdit

Hedda Hopper
Louella Parsons

Henrietta Award (World Film Favorite)Edit

Doris Day
Rock Hudson

Samuel Goldwyn AwardEdit

Room at the Top

Cecil B. DeMille AwardEdit

Bing Crosby

ReferencesEdit