The Academy Award nominees for Best Actress in 2015 were Reese Witherspoon for "Wild," Rosamund Pike for "Gone Girl," Felicity Jones for "The Theory of Everything," Julianne Moore for "Still Alice" and Marion Cotillard for "Two Days, One Night." Julianne Moore won the Oscar on February 22, 2015.
Out of the five Best Actress nominees in 2015, only Rosamund Pike and Felicity Jones did not have previous nominations. Reese Witherspoon was nominated and won for "Walk the Line" in 2006, while Marion Cotillard took home the Oscar for "La Vie en Rose" in 2008. Julianne Moore, who eventually won, had four prior nominations.