Oscar-winning actors almost always won the prestigious award for appearing in a heart-wrenching, gritty drama, and the nominees this year are no different. But the whole job of being n actor is to embody a bunch of different characters. Take a look at some of the more fun performances these possible Oscar winners gave that you may have forgotten about.
Dev Patel famously broke big after starring in Slumdog Millionaire, and now he's got his first Oscar nomination for his role in Lion, but to fans of the iconic British series Skins, he'll always be Anwar. Patel starred as the lovably goofy main character for the show's first two seasons.