The Oscars nominations – all you need to know


Below is everything you need to know about the Oscars nominations this year. No surprises really, so now we can look forward to Ellen’s hilarious turn at presenting!

Best Picture

  • American Hustle
  • Nebraska
  • Captain Phillips
  • Philomena
  • Dallas Buyers Club
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • Gravity
  • Wolf of Wall Street
  • Her

Actor in a leading role

  • Christian Bale
  • Bruce Dern
  • Leonardo Di Caprio
  • Matthew McConaughey
  • Chiwetel Ejiofar

Actress in a leading role

  • Amy Adams
  • Judi Dench
  • Cate Blanchett
  • Sandra Bullock
  • Meryl Streep

Actor in a supporting role

  • Barkhead Abdi
  • Bradley Cooper
  • Michael Fassbender
  • Jonah Hill
  • Jared Leto

Actress in a supporting role

  • Sally Hawkins
  • Julia Roberts
  • Jennifer Lawrence
  • June Squibb
  • Lupita Nyong’o

Some big names in the Animations category too with Frozen, Despicable Me 2 and The Croods receiving nods.