Only six players have been nominated for an Oscar for playing the same role
|Sylvester Stallone as Rocky in Rocky (1976) and Creed (2015)|
|Paul Newman in The Hustler (1961) and The Color of Money (1986)|
He won for The Color of Money.
|Cate Blanchett was nominated for playing Eizabeth I in|
Elizabeth (1998) and Elizabeth : The Golden Age (2007)
|Al Pacino as Michael Corleone in The Godfather (1972) and |
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
|Peter O'Toolewas nominated for playing King Henry II in both |
Becket (1964) and The Lion in Winter (1968).
|Bing Crosby was nominated for playing Father Chuck O'Malley in|
Going My Way (1944) and in The Bells of St Mary's (1945).