by Sydney Bucksbaum
These couples defied odds and were nominated for Oscars in the same year.
Pitt was nominated for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, and Jolie was nominated for Changeling.
The Brokeback Mountain stars were both nominated - he for best actor, she for supporting actress.
Both earned their first Oscar nominations for their supporting roles in The Power of the Dog.
Baumbach earned a nomination for Marriage Story and Gerwig was recognized for Little Women.