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Dustin Hoffman

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Hoffman was very vocal about his distaste for the Academy Awards when he was nominated for best actor for “Lenny” (1974). Hoffman even went on an L.A. talk show and announced that “the Academy Awards are obscene, dirty and no better than a beauty contest.” He gave his tickets to his parents.... United Artists