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Who will be the next artist to complete The EGOT (winning an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony? Bette only needs to win an Oscar.


Gold Derby
EGOT Thread
September 18, 2020


Bette Midler promoting The Glorias
Bette Midler promoting The Glorias

EGOT Recipients (4 competitive awards)


1. Richard Rogers (1 Oscar, 1 Emmy, 2 Grammys, 6 Tonys)
2. Helen Hayes (2 Oscars, 1 Emmy, 1 Grammy, 2 Tonys)
3. Rita Moreno (1 Oscar, 2 Emmys, 1 Grammy, 1 Tony)
4. John Gielgud (2 Tonys, 1 Grammy,1 Oscar, 1 Emmy)
5. Audrey Hepburn (1 Oscar, 1 Tony, 1 Emmy, 1 Grammy)
6. Marvin Hamslich (4 Grammys, 3 Oscars, 1 Tony, 4 Emmys)
7. Jonathan Tunick (1 Oscar, 1 Emmy, 1 Grammy, 1 Tony)
8. Mel Brooks (4 Emmys, 1 Oscar, 3 Grammys, 3 Tonys)
9. Mike Nichols (1 Grammy, 9 Tonys, 1 Oscar, 4 Emmys)
10. Whoopi Goldberg (1 Grammy, 1 Oscar, 2 Emmys, 1 Tony)
11. Scott Rudin (1 Emmy, 17 Tonys, 1 Oscar, 1 Grammy)
12. Robert Lopez (3 Tonys, 2 Emmys, 3 Grammys, 2 Oscars)
13. John Legend (11 Grammys, 1 Oscar, 1 Tony, 1 Emmy)
14. Tim Rice (5 Grammys, 3 Tonys, 3 Oscars, Emmy)
15. Andrew Lloyd Webber (3 Grammys, 6 Tonys, 1 Oscar, 1 Emmy)
16. Alan Menken (8 Oscar, 11 Grammys, 1 Tony, 1 Emmy)


Fake-got (3 competitive, 1 non-competitive)


1. Barbra Streisand (2 Oscars, 4 Emmy, 8 Grammys, 1 non-competitive Tony)
2. Liza Minnelli (1 Oscar, 1 Emmy, 3 Tonys, 1 non-competitive Grammy)
3. James Earle Jones (3 Emmys, 1 Grammy, 2 Tonys, 1 non-competitive Oscar)
4. Harry Belafonte (1 Emmy, 2 Grammys, 1 Tonys, 1 non-competitive Oscar)
5. Quincy Jones (1 Emmy, 28 Grammys, 1 Tony, 1 non-competitive Oscar)


Almost-EGOT (living 3 competitive)


Missing an Emmy Award


1. Joel Grey (1 nomination)
2. Oscar Hammerstein II
3. Elton John
4. Benji Pasek (1 nomination)
5. Justin Paul (1 nomination)
6. Stephen Sondheim


Missing a Grammy Award


1. Ellen Burstyn
2. Viola Davis
3. Jeremy Irons (1 nomination)
4. Glenda Jackson
5. Jessica Lange
6. Frances McDormand
7. Liza Minnelli (2 nominations, 2 non-competitive honours)
8. Al Pacino (1 nomination)
9. Christopher Plummer (1 nomination)
10. Vanessa Redgrave
11. Geoffrey Rush
12. Maggie Smith
13. Tony Walton


Missing an Oscar (Academy) Award


1. Harry Belafonte (1 non-competitive award)
2. André De Shields
3. Cynthia Erivo (2 nominations)
4. Anne Garefino
5. Hugh Jackman (1 nomination)
6. James Earl Jones (1 nomination, 1 non-competitive award)
7. Quincy Jones (1 nomination, 1 non-competitive award)
8. Rachel Bay Jones
9. John Kander (2 nominations)
10. Alex Lacamoire
11. Cyndi Lauper
12. Katrina Lenk
13. Audra McDonald
14. Bette Midler (2 nominations)
15. Lin-Manuel Miranda (1 nomination)
16. Cynthia Nixon
17. Trey Parker (1 nomination)
18. Ben Platt
19. Billy Porter
20. Marc Shaiman (7 nominations)
21. Ari’el Stachel
22. Matt Stone
23. Charles Strouse
24. Lily Tomlin (1 nomination)
25. Dick Van Dyke
26. David Yazbek


Missing a Tony Award


1. Julie Andrews (3 nominations)
2. Burt Bacharach (1 nomination)
3. Alan Bergman
4. Marilyn Bergman
5. Jon Blair
6. Cher
7. Common
8. Michael Giacchino
9. Alex Gibson
10. Brian Grazer (1 nomination)
11. Hildur Guðnadóttir
12. Ron Howard
13. James Moll
14. Morgan Neville
15. Randy Newman
16. Trent Reznor
17. Caitrin Rogers
18. Atticus Ross
19. Martin Scorsese
20. Barbra Streisand (1 nomination, 1 non-competitive win)
21. John Williams
22. Kate Winslet


EGOT nominees (4 nominations across all fields)


1. Lynn Ahrens
2. Alan Alda
3. Woody Allen
4. Kristen Anderson-Lopez
5. Julie Andrews
6. Alan Arkin
7. Burt Bacharach
8. Ellen Burstyn
9. Keith Carradine
10. Stockard Channing
11. Glenn Close
12. Cynthia Erivo
13. Jane Fonda
14. Morgan Freeman
15. Brian Grazer
16. Joel Grey
17. Jeremy Irons
18. Hugh Jackman
19. James Earl Jones
20. Quincy Jones
21. John Kander
22. Anna Kendrick
23. Angela Lansbury
24. John Lithgow
25. Kenny Loggins
26. Bette Midler
27. Liza Minnelli
28. Lin-Manuel Miranda
29. Al Pacino
30. Trey Parker
31. Dolly Parton
32. Benj Pasek
33. Justin Paul
34. Christopher Plummer
35. Sidney Poitier
36. Vanessa Redgrave
37. Mark Ruffalo
38. Marc Shaiman
39. David Shire
40. Paul Simon
41. Glenn Slater
42. Will Smith
43. Tom Snow
44. Kevin Spacey
45. Sting
46. Barbra Streisand
47. Meryl Streep
48. Lily Tomlin
49. Stanley Tucci
50. Denzel Washington
51. Scott Wittman
52. Hans Zimmer

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