Leading lady

France's Emmanuelle Riva, 85, is the oldest lead actress nominee in Academy Awards history. Gloria Stuart, who was 87 when she was nominated for her supporting performance in "Titanic," stands as the oldest nominee in any category.

( Carlo Allegri/Reuters )

France's Emmanuelle Riva, 85, is the oldest lead actress nominee in Academy Awards history. Gloria Stuart, who was 87 when she was nominated for her supporting performance in "Titanic," stands as the oldest nominee in any category.

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