Oooooo It’s The Oscar Nominations!
No Country for Old Men and There Will Be Blood are leading the nominees for the 80th (EIGHTIETH!!) Academy Awards; both have 8 nominations!
Michael Clayton is also up for a bundle, including Best Picture, best director (Tony Gilroy), best actor (gorgeous George Clooney), best supporting actor (Tom Wilkinson), best supporting actress (Tilda Swinton) and best original screenplay.
The incredible movie Juno is nominated for: Best Picture, Best Director (Jason Reitman), Best Actress (Ellen Page) and Best Original Screenplay (Diablo Cody) !!! YAY!
We’ll find out the winners on February 24 when Jon Stewart presents the ceremony from the Kodak Theatre, Hollywood.
Here’s a summary of the big categories…
Cate Blanchett – Elizabeth: The Golden Years
Julie Christie – Away from Her
Marion Cotillard – La Vie en Rose
Laura Linney – The Savages
Ellen Page – Juno
George Clooney – Michael Clayton
Daniel Day-Lewis – There will be Blood
Johnny Depp – Sweeney Todd
Tommy Lee Jones – In the Valley of Elah
Viggo Mortensen – Eastern Promises
Best Supporting Actress
Cate Blanchett – I’m Not There
Ruby Dee – American Gangster
Saoirse Ronan – Atonement
Amy Ryan – Gone Baby Gone
Tilda Swinton – Michael Clayton
Best Supporting Actor
Casey Affleck – The Assassination of Jesse James
Javier Bardem – No Country For Old Men
Philip Seymour Hoffman – Charlie Wilson’s War
Hal Holbrook – Into The Wild
Tom Wilkinson – Michael Clayton
No Country for Old Men
There Will be Blood
Paul Thomas Anderson – There Will Be Blood
Ethan Coen and Joel Coen – No Country for Old Men
Tony Gilroy – Michael Clayton
Jason Reitman – Juno
Julian Schnabel – The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Best Animated Feature