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Quiz: Who won Oscars for foreign-lingo roles?

September 22, 2010 |  7:57 am

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Seven actors have won Academy Awards for performances in non-English-language roles. Four of them are Marion Cotillard ("La Vie en Rose") speaking French, Roberto Benigni ("Life Is Beautiful") and Sophia Loren ("Two Women") speaking Italian and Penelope Cruz ("Vicky Cristina Barcelona") speaking Spanish. Who are the other three champs? To see the answer, click on the "Continue Reading" link below.

ANSWER: Robert De Niro speaking Italian in "The Godfather, Part II," and Benicio del Toro speaking Spanish in "Traffic" and Christoph Waltz speaking German in "Inglourious Basterds."

Left photo: Sophia Loren in "Two Women." Credit: Embassy Pictures

Right photo: Penelope Cruz in "Vicky Cristina Barcelona. Credit: Weinstein Co.


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