10 People You Never Knew Had An Oscar

As much as we love seeing Meryl take the stage every few years, big names like hers aren't the only ones who get major recognition. Though a lot of people will complain that the Oscars are just a giant, phony, Illuminati-and-Scientology-run circus designed to one-up the top dogs instead of recognizing real talent, there are occasions when other, lesser-known folks get the love they dearly deserve on the big night.
Since we've very nearly exhausted ourselves with the will-he-or-won't-he Leonardo DiCaprio debate, we decided to look up a few more surprising wins. And, you know what? The resulting list really warmed our hearts. We have a feeling it'll make yours tingle, too!