2015 Oscar Nominations

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The 2015 Oscar Nominations have been announced! The 87th annual Academy Award nominees were announced Thursday morning in all 24 Oscar categories. The nominees for the Big Five are:

Best Picture:

“The Grand Budapest Hotel”
“American Sniper”
“The Imitation Game”
“The Theory of Everything”

Best Director:

Richard Linklater, “Boyhood”
Alejandro González Iñárritu, “Birdman”
Wes Anderson, “The Grand Budapest Hotel”
Morten Tyldum, “The Imitation Game”
Bennett Miller, “Foxcatcher”

Best Actor:

Steve Carell, “Foxcatcher”
Michael Keaton, “Birdman”
Eddie Redmayne, “The Theory of Everything”
Benedict Cumberbatch, “The Imitation Game”
Bradley Cooper, “American Sniper”

Best Actress:

Marion Cotillard, “Two Days, One Night”
Julianne Moore, “Still Alice”
Reese Witherspoon, “Wild”
Felicity Jones, “The Theory of Everything”
Rosamund Pike, “Gone Girl”

Best Cinematography:

Emmanuel Lubezki, “Birdman”
Dick Pope, “Mr. Turner”
Robert D. Yeoman, “The Grand Budapest Hotel”
Ryszard Lenczewski and Łukasz Żal, “Ida”
Roger Deakins, “Unbroken”


The ceremony will take place February 22nd. Stay tuned to see DOWNTOWN’s picks for the awards! Click here to see the Academy Awards official website.