With celebrities and fans alike all warmed up for awards season after Sunday’s (Jan 11.) Golden Globes, everyone is ready for arguably the biggest night of Hollywood awards, The Oscars.
The 87th Annual Academy Awards are set for February 22, 2014 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood but before they can happen, A-listers need to know who is up for what across all 24 categories and the nominations are finally in.
Gravity director Alfonso Cuaron and Star Wars: The Force Awakens director J.J. Abrams had the honor of announcing the nominees for Best Animated Feature, Documentary Feature, Documentary Short, Film Editing, Original Song, Production Design, Animated Short, Live-Action Short, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing and Visual Effects. Keeping with the Sci-Fi presenters Star Trek actor Chris Pine along with Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced the nominees for the “favorite” categories including Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Director and of course Best Picture.
This year’s Oscars will be hosted by actor Neil Patrick Harris, 41, who announced in October his excitement on being the host, “To be asked to follow in the footsteps of Johnny Carson, Billy Crystal, Ellen DeGeneres, and everyone else who had the great fortune of hosting is a bucket list dream come true,” Harris stated.
Check out some of the nominations:
“The Grand Budapest Hotel”
“The Imitation Game”
“The Theory of Everything”
Steve Carell, “Foxcatcher”
Bradley Cooper, “American Sniper”
Benedict Cumberbatch, “The Imitation Game”
Michael Keaton, “Birdman”
Eddie Redmayne, “The Theory of Everything”
Marion Cotillard, “Two Days, One Night”
Felicity Jones, “The Theory of Everything”
Julianne Moore, “Still Alice”
Rosamund Pike, “Gone Girl”
Reese Witherspoon, “Wild”
Best Supporting Actress
Patricia Arquette, “Boyhood”
Laura Dern, “Wild”
Keira Knightley, “The Imitation Game”
Emma Stone, “Birdman”
Meryl Streep, “Into the Woods”
Best Supporting Actor
Robert Duvall, “The Judge”
Ethan Hawke, “Boyhood”
Edward Norton, “Birdman”
Mark Ruffalo, “Foxcatcher”
J.K. Simmons, “Whiplash”