EGOT, an acronym for the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Awards, is the honor given to people who have won all four awards. These awards honor good performances in television, recording, movie, and theatre.
List of EGOTS[change | change source]
|Name||Emmy||Grammy||Oscar||Tony||Year span||Age at completion||Category(s)|
|Richard Rodgers||1962||19601||1945||19501,2||17||59 years, 10 months||Composer|
|Helen Hayes3||1953||1977||19321||19471,2||45||76 years, 4 months||Actress|
|Rita Moreno3||19771||1972||1961||1975||16||45 years, 9 months||Actress/Singer|
|John Gielgud||1991||1979||1981||19611,2||30||87 years, 4 months||Actor/Director|
|Audrey Hepburn||19935||19945||19532||19542||41||63 years, 8 months5||Actress|
|Marvin Hamlisch||19951||19741||19731||1976||22||51 years, 3 months||Composer|
|Jonathan Tunick||1982||1988||1977||1997||20||59 years, 1 month||Composer/Conductor|
|Mel Brooks||19671||19981||1968||20011||34||74 years, 11 months||Writer/Composer/Actor|
|Mike Nichols||20011||1961||1967||19641||40||69 years, 11 months||Director/Comedian|
|Whoopi Goldberg||20021,2,4||1986||1991||2002||16||46 years, 6 months||Comedian/Actress/Host|
|Scott Rudin||1984||2012||2008||19941||28||53 years, 6 months||Producer|
|Robert Lopez6||20081,4||20121||20141||20041||10||39 years||Composer|
|Andrew Lloyd Webber||20187||19801,2||1997||19801,2||38||70 years, 5 months||Composer/Producer|
|Tim Rice||20187||19801||19931||19801||38||73 years, 9 months||Lyricist/Producer|
|John Legend||20187||20061||2015||2017||12||39 years, 8 months||Singer/Composer/Producer|
|Alan Menken||20202,4||19921||19901||2012||30||70 years, 11 months||Composer/Producer|
|Jennifer Hudson||20214||20091||2006||2022||16||40 years, 9 months||Actress/Singer/Producer|
^1 The artist also subsequently won one or more additional competitive awards.
^2 The artist also received one or more honorary or non-competitive awards.
^3 The artist also earned the Triple Crown of Acting, with singular (non-group/ensemble/company) acting wins in the Emmy, Oscar and Tony awards.
^4 The artist has won a Daytime Emmy Award, not a Primetime Emmy Award.
^5 The artist was awarded posthumously.
^6 The artist has subsequently achieved multiple EGOTs.
^7 Legend, Lloyd Webber, and Rice achieved their EGOTs simultaneously with their shared Emmy Award for producing Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert
PEGOT[change | change source]
EGOT winners who have also won a Peabody Award:
EGOT winners who have also won a Pulitzer Prize:
- Streisand's Tony Award was non-competitive.
References[change | change source]
- Quinn, Dave (January 24, 2017). "What Is an EGOT? The Grand Slam of Show Business — Explained". People.com. Archived from the original on June 12, 2017.
- "Creative Arts Emmys: John Legend, Tim Rice, Andrew Lloyd Webber Become EGOT Winners With 'Jesus Christ Superstar'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2018-09-10.
- Smith, Liz (June 5, 2009). "Phyllis Newman Honored!" Archived March 3, 2014, at Archive.today. wowowow.
- Graham, Renee (August 19, 2003). "Looking to the stars for a little Hope". Boston Globe. Archived from the original on October 25, 2012. Retrieved January 1, 2010.
- "16 stars who are EGOT winners". Entertainment Weekly. July 27, 2020. Retrieved July 28, 2020.
- Holston, Noel (1 December 2015). "The Ultimate Show Biz Coup: PEGOT". The Peabody Awards. Archived from the original on 4 February 2020. Retrieved 15 March 2019.
- Victor, Daniel (26 February 2017). "Sorry, Lin-Manuel Miranda, No EGOT for You This Year". The New York Times. Retrieved 4 October 2018.
- "Rita Moreno to join elite 'PEGOT' club with upcoming Peabody Award". USA Today. Associated Press. March 28, 2019.