Oscars: 11 Past Best Actor winners

Slideshow posted in Photos | Thursday, January 27, 2011

3 of 11: Sean Penn won his second Academy Award for 'Best Leading Actor' for his performance as Harvey Milk, an American gay rights activist and politician. 'Milk' is a biographical film that traces the plight for gay rights and pioneer struggles of an openly gay man elected to political office in California. Penn's first Oscar win for 'Best Leading Actor' came in 2004 for 'Mystic River'. (A.M.P.A.S.)

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