14 Jan 2016


The 88th Annual Academy Award nominations were announced today by John Krasinski, Guillermo del Toro, Ang Lee, and Academy President, Cheryl Boon Isaacs from the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.

The Revenant led the nominations holding 12 nods, followed by Mad Max: Fury Road with 10 nominations and The Martian with seven nominations.

The Ceremonies will be hosted by Chris Rock at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, California on February 28, 2016 at 7 PM/4PM ET/PT and will be televised live by ABC Television Network.  The award presentations will be televised live in more than 225 countries worldwide.

List of Nominees

Best Picture

The Big Short
Producers: Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner

Bridge of Spies
Producers: Steven Spielberg, Marc Platt and Kristie Macosko Krieger

Producers: Finola Dwyer and Amanda Posey

Mad Max: Fury Road
Producers: Doug Mitchell and George Miller

The Martian
Producers: Simon Kinberg, Ridley Scott, Michael Schaefer and MarkHuffam

The Revenant
Producers: Arnon Milchan, Steve Golin, Alejandro G. Inarritu, Mary Parent and Keith Redmon

Producer: Ed Guiney

Producers: Michael Sugar, Steve Golin, Nicole Rocklin and Blye Pagon Faust


Best Actor in a Leading Role

Bryan Cranston, Trumbo
Matt Damon, The Martian
Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant
Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs
Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl


Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Christian Bale, The Big Short
Tom Hardy, The Revenant
Mark Ruffalo, Spotlight
Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies
Sylvester Stallone, Creed


Best Actress in a Leading Role

Cate Blanchett, Carol
Brie Larson, Room
Jennifer Lawrence, Joy
Charlotte Rampling, 45 Years
Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn


Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight
Rooney Mara, Carol
Rachel McAdams, Spotlight
Alicia Vikander. The Danish Girl
Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs


Best Animated Feature Film

Producers: Charlie Kaufman, Duke Johnson and Rosa Tran

Boy and the World
Producer: Ale Abreu

Inside Out
Producers: Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera

Shaun the Sheep Movie
Producers: Mark Burton and Richard Starzak

When Marnie Was There
Producers: Hiromasa Yonebayashi and Yoshiaki Nishimura


Best Cinematography

Carol, Ed Lachman
The Hateful Eight, Robert Richardson
Mad Max: Fury Road, John Seale
The Revenant, Emmanuel Lubezki
Sicario, Roger Deakins


Best Costume Design

Carol, Sandy Powell
Cinderella, Sandy Powell
The Danish Girl, Paco Delgado
Mad Max: Fury Road, Jenny Beavan
The Revenant, Jacqueline West


Best Directing

Adam McKay, The Big Short
George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road
Alejandro G. Inarritu, The Revenant
Lenny Abrahamson, Room
Tom McCarthy, Spotlight


Best Documentary Feature

Producers: Asif Kapadia and James Gay-Rees

Cartel Land
Producers: Matthew Heineman and Tom Yellin

The Look of Silence
Producers: Joshua Oppenheimer and Signe Byrge Sørensen

What Happened, Miss Simone?
Producers: Liz Garbus, Amy Hobby and Justin Wilkes

Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom
Producers: Evgeny Afineevsky and Den Tolmor


Best Documentary Short

Body Team 12
Producers: David Darg and Bryn Mooser

Chau, Beyond the Lines
Producers: Courtney Marsh and Jerry Franck

Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah
Producer: Adam Benzine

A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness
Producer: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

Last Day of Freedom
Producers: Dee Hibbert-Jones and Nomi Talisman


Best Film Editing

The Big Short, Hank Corwin
Mad Max: Fury Road, Margaret Sixel
The Revenant, Stephen Mirrione
Spotlight, Tom McArdle
Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey


Best Foreign-Language Film

Embrace of the Serpent, Colombia
Mustang, France
Son of Saul, Hungary
Theeb, Jordan
A War, Denmark


Best Makeup and Hairstyling

Mad Max: Fury Road,
Lesley Vanderwalt, Elka Wardega and Damian Martin
The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out a Window and Disappeared,
Love Larson and Eva von Bahr
The Revenant,
Sian Grigg, Duncan Jarman and Robert Pandini


Best Music-Original Song

“Earned It” from Fifty Shades of Grey
Music and lyrics by Abel Tesfaye, Ahmad Balshe, Jason DahealaQuenneville and Stephan Moccio

“Manta Ray” from Racing Extinction
Music by J. Ralph and lyrics by Antony Hegarty

“Simple Song #3” from Youth
Music and lyrics by David Lang

“Til It Happens to You” from The Hunting Ground
Music and lyric by Diane Warren and Lady Gaga

“Writing’s on the Wall” from Spectre
Music and lyrics by Jimmy Napes and Sam Smith


Best Music – Original Score

Bridge of Spies, Thomas Newman
Carol, Carter Burwell
The Hateful Eight, Ennio Morricone
Sicario, Johann Johannsson
Star Wars: The Force Awakens, John Williams

Best Production Design

Bridge of Spies
Production design: Adam Stockhausen; set decoration: Rena DeAngeloand Bernhard Henrich

The Danish Girl
Production design: Eve Stewart; set decoration: Michael Standish

Mad Max: Fury Road
Production design: Colin Gibson; set decoration: Lisa Thompson

The Martian
Production design: Arthur Max; set decoration: Celia Bobak

The Revenant
Production design: Jack Fisk; set decoration: Hamish Purdy


Best Short Film – Live Action

Ave Maria, Basil Khalil and Eric Dupont
Day One, Henry Hughes
Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut), Patrick Vollrath
Shok, Jamie Donoughue
Stutterer, Benjamin Cleary and Serena Armitage


Best Short Film – Animated

Bear Story
Producers: Gabriel Osorio and Pato Escala

Producers: Richard Williams and Imogen Sutton

Sanjay’s Super Team
Producers: Sanjay Patel and Nicole Grindle

We Can’t Live Without Cosmos
Producer: Konstantin Bronzit

World of Tomorrow
Producer: Don Hertzfeldt


 Best Sound Editing

Mad Max: Fury Road, Mark Mangini and David White
The Martian, Oliver Tarney
The Revenant, Martin Hernandez and Lon Bender
Sicario, Alan Robert Murray
Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Matthew Wood and David Acord


Best Sound Mixing

Bridge of Spies,
Andy Nelson, Gary Rydstrom and Drew Kunin
Mad Max: Fury Road,
Chris Jenkins, Gregg Rudloff and Ben Osmo
The Martian,
Paul Massey, Mark Taylor and Mac Ruth
The Revenant,
Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montano, Randy Thom and ChrisDuesterdiek
Star Wars: The Force Awakens,
Andy Nelson, Christopher Scarabosio and Stuart Wilson


Best Visual Effects

Ex Machina,
Andrew Whitehurst, Paul Norris, Mark Ardington and Sara Bennett
Mad Max: Fury Road,
Andrew Jackson, Tom Wood, Dan Oliver and Andy Williams

The Martian,
Richard Stammers, Anders Langlands, Chris Lawrence and Steven Warner
The Revenant,
Rich McBride, Matthew Shumway, Jason Smith and Cameron Waldbauer
Star Wars: The Force Awakens,
Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Neal Scanlanand Chris Corbould


Best Writing – Adapted Screenplay

The Big Short, screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay
Brooklyn, screenplay by Nick Hornby
Carol, screenplay by Phyllis Nagy
The Martian, screenplay by Drew Goddard
Room, screenplay by Emma Donoghue

Best Writing – Original Screenplay

Bridge of Spies
Written by Matt Charman, Ethan Coen and Joel Coen

Ex Machina
ritten by Alex Garland

Inside Out
Screenplay by Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley; original story by Pete Docter, Ronnie del Carmen

Written by Josh Singer and Tom McCarthy

Straight Outta Compton
Screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff; story by S. LeighSavidge, Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff



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