Oscar Nominations 2020: ‘Joker’ Leads With 11

The nominations for the 2020 Academy Awards have been announced. And once again there are a few surprises and snubs. Take a look and see for yourselves.

Here is the list of 2020 Oscar nominations:

Best Picture

Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Little Women
Marriage Story
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Lead Actor

Antonio Banderas  – Pain and Glory
Leonardo DiCaprio – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Adam Driver – Marriage Story
Joaquin Phoenix – Joker
Jonathan Pryce  – The Two Popes

Lead Actress

Cynthia Erivo – Harriet
Scarlett Johansson – Marriage Story
Saoirse Ronan – Little Women
Charlize Theron – Bombshell
Renee Zellweger – Judy

Supporting Actor

Tom Hanks – A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Anthony Hopkins – The Two Popes
Al Pacino – The Irishman
Joe Pesci – The Irishman
Brad Pitt – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Supporting Actress

Kathy Bates, “Richard Jewell”
Laura Dern, “Marriage Story”
Scarlett Johansson, “Jojo Rabbit”
Florence Pugh, “Little Women”
Margot Robbie, “Bombshell”


Martin Scorsese – The Irishman
Todd Phillips – Joker
Sam Mendes – 1917
Quentin Tarantino – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Bong Joon Ho – Parasite

Animated Feature

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World – Dean DeBlois
I Lost My Body – Jeremy Clapin
Klaus –  Sergio Pablos
Missing Link – Chris Butler
Toy Story 4  – Josh Cooley

Animated Short

Dcera –  Daria Kashcheeva
Hair Love –  Matthew A. Cherry
Kitbull –  Rosana Sullivan
Memorable –  Bruno Collet
Sister  – Siqi Song

Adapted Screenplay

The Irishman –  Steven Zaillian
Jojo Rabbit –  Taika Waititi
Joker –  Todd Phillips, Scott Silver
Little Women – Greta Gerwig
The Two Popes – Anthony McCarten

Original Screenplay

Knives Out –  Rian Johnson
Marriage Story –  Noah Baumbach
1917 – Sam Mendes and Krysty Wilson-Cairns
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood – Quentin Tarantino
Parasite –  Bong Joon-ho, Jin Won Han


The Irishman –  Rodrigo Prieto
Joker –  Lawrence Sher
The Lighthouse – Jarin Blaschke
1917 – Roger Deakins
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood – Robert Richardson

The Academy Awards will air live February 9 on ABC. Will you be watching or do you think awards shows are dead?

Author: K. Alvarez

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