Ever since the suited up Ellen De Generes’ Oscar song came out, everyone has been waiting with bated breath for the nominations for the Academy Awards to scroll out. Finally the concretized nomination list of the 87th Academy Awards is out. The award show will take place in Los Angeles on 2nd March. Koimoi compiles for you the nomination of the top categories for the Oscar this year.

Oscars 87th Academy Awards
Oscars 87th Academy Awards


Best Picture:

1) Her
2) Nebraska
3) American Hustle
4) Captain Phillips
5) Philomena
6) The Wolf of Wall Street
7) 12 Years a Slave
8) Dallas Buyers Club
9) Gravity

Best Actor in a Leading Role (Male):

1) Christian Bale- American Hustle
2) Chiwetel Ejiofor- 12 Years a Slave
3) Bruce Dern- Nebraska
4) Matthew McConaughey-Dallas Buyers Club
5) Leonardo DiCaprio-The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Actor in a Leading Role (Female):

1) Amy Adams- American Hustle
2) Judi Dench- Philomena
3) Cate Blanchett-Blue Jasmine
4) Meryl Streep- August: Osage County
5) Sandra Bullock- Gravity

Best Actor in A Supporting Role:

1) Barkhad Abdi- Captain Phillips
2) Jonah Hill- The Wolf of Wall Street
3) Bradley Cooper- American Hustle
4) Jared Leto- Dallas Buyers Club
5) Michael Fassbender- 12 Years a Slave

Best Actress in a Supporting Role:

1) Sally Hawkins- Blue Jasmine
2) Julia Roberts- August: Osage County
3) June Squibb- Nebraska
4) Jennifer Lawrence- American Hustle
5) Lupita Nyong’o- 12 Years a Slave

Best Animated Feature Film:

1) The Croods (Chris Sanders, Kirk DeMicco and Kristine Belson)
2) Despicable Me 2 (Chris Renaud, Pierre Coffin and Chris Meledandri)
3) Ernest & Celestine (Benjamin Renner and Didier Brunner)
4) Frozen (Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee and Peter Del Vecho)
5) The Wind Rises (Hayao Miyazaki and Toshio Suzuki)

Best Director:

1) David O. Russell (American Hustle)
2) Alfonso Cuaron (Gravity)
3) Alexander Payne (Nebraska)
4) Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave)
5) Martin Scorsese (The Wolf of Wall Street)

Best Foreign Language Film:

1) The Broken Circle Breakndow (Belgium)
2) The Great Beauty (Italy)
3) The Hunt (Denmark)
4) The Missing Picture (Cambodia)
5) Omar

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  1. Slavery-themed films seem to be the flavor @ this years Oscars—–after the success of Lincoln and Tarantino’s Django!
    Steve Mcqueen’s epic l2 years should garner the main awards–if it does it will be historic for the British director as he would be the first Black to win the coveted directors trophy! And, if he gets the other (film), that would be “Slavery” well rewarded!

  2. The toughest category———Male supporting nominations———-every one of the 5 are brilliant. And Bradley Cooper or Jared leto are, in my opinion, front runners——-


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