With four wins from 12 nominations, the late Katharine Hepburn holds the record for most Academy Award wins. Meryl Streep, Jack Nicholson and Daniel Day-Lewis trail her with three a piece.
But for a few short hours on the evening of March 19, 2000 Willie Fulgear, a 61-year-old unemployed junk scavenger, was able to claim he had "more Oscars than any of the movie stars." Never heard of him? Ahead of the 2020 Oscars this Sunday, allow us to share the 20-year-old story that features his unlikely hero's journey.