Who Won the 1985
Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor

Haing S Ngor

("The Killing Fields")

1984 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor Winner
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Killing Fields' to show in Bangkok

The Nation
The film received eight Oscar nominations and won three including Best Supporting Actor for Haing S Ngor. Ngor was shot dead outside his home in Chinatown, in downtown Los Angeles, California in 1996. The festival runs until next Tuesday (July 25).

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200 years of authenticity (or lack thereof) in casting

Los Angeles Times
Ngor was himself a Cambodian refugee who survived three terms in Cambodian prison camps. He was a practicing surgeon and gynecologist in Phnom Penh when the Khmer Rouge seized control of the country in 1975. Haing S. Ngor, left, with Sam ...

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'Karate Kid' Director Avildsen Dies at 81

The Rafu Shimpo
The Oscar went to Dr. Haing S. Ngor for “The Killing Fields.” Avildsen went on to direct “The Karate Kid Part II” (1986), which took place in Okinawa but was filmed in Hawaii, and “The Karate Kid Part III” (1989). He did not direct the fourth and final ...

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What Defines the Line Between Inclusivity and Queerbaiting?

PopMatters
Although India's Dev Patel scored a bid for supporting actor this year, an Asian actor hasn't won an acting Oscar since Haing S. Ngor in 1984 (for The Killing Fields). The last Hispanic American to win an acting Oscar was Benicio Del Toro, who won 17 ...

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