denotes winner

Performance by an actor in a leading role

Laurence Harvey as Joe Lampton
in ROOM AT THE TOP Romulus Films, Ltd. Production; Continental Distributing, Inc.
Charlton Heston as Judah Ben-Hur
in BEN-HUR MGM
Jack Lemmon as Jerry/Daphne
in SOME LIKE IT HOT Ashton Productions & The Mirisch Company; UA
Paul Muni as Dr. Sam Abelman
in THE LAST ANGRY MAN Fred Kohlmar Productions; Columbia
James Stewart as Paul Biegler
in ANATOMY OF A MURDER Otto Preminger Productions; Columbia

Performance by an actor in a supporting role
Hugh Griffith as Sheik Ilderim
in BEN-HUR MGM
Arthur O'Connell as Parnell McCarthy
in ANATOMY OF A MURDER Otto Preminger Productions; Columbia
George C. Scott as Claude Dancer
in ANATOMY OF A MURDER Otto Preminger Productions; Columbia