Here are the 2016 Oscar nominations

01.14.16 2 years ago

The 88th annual Academy Award nominations were announced this morning. “The Revenant” did well, snagging the most nominations: 12, including Best Picture, Best Director, and, of course, Best Actor. Not doing so well were actors of color, all of whom are noticeably absent. 

Here are the major categories; the full list is here.

Best Actress

Cate Blanchett (“Carol”)

Brie Larson (“Room”)

Jennifer Lawrence (“Joy”)

Charlotte Rampling (“45 Years”)

Saoirse Ronan (“Brooklyn”)

Best Actor

Bryan Cranston (“Trumbo”)

Matt Damon (“The Martian”)

Leonardo DiCaprio (“The Revenant”)

Michael Fassbender (“Steve Jobs”)

Eddie Redmayne (“The Danish Girl”)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Christian Bale (“The Big Short)

Tom Hardy (“The Revenant”)

Mark Ruffalo (“Spotlight”)

Mark Rylance (“Bridge of Spies”)

Sylvester Stallone (“Creed”)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Jennifer Jason Leigh (“The Hateful Eight”)

Rooney Mara (“Carol”)

Rachel McAdams (“Spotlight”)

Alicia Vikander (“The Danish Girl”)

Kate Winslet (“Steve Jobs”)

Best Original Screenplay

“Bridge of Spies” (written by Matt Charman and Ethan and Joel Coen)

“Ex Machina” (written by Alex Garland)

“Inside Out” (screenplay by Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve and Josh Cooley; oringinal story by Pete Docter and Ronnie del Carmen)

“Spotlight” (written by Josh Singer and Tom McCarthy)

“Straight Outta Compton” (screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berlogg; story by S. Leigh Savidge and Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff)

Best Adapted Screenplay

“The Big Short” (Charles Randolph and Adam McKay)

“Brooklyn” (Nick Hornby)

“Carol” (Phyllis Nagy)

“The Martian” (Drew Goddard)

“Room” (Emma Donoghue)

Best Animated Feature Film


“Boy and the World”

“Inside Out”

“Shaun the Sheep Movie”

“When Marnie Was There”

Best Director

Adam McKay (“The Big Short”)

George Miller (“Mad Max: Fury Road”)

Alejandro G. Iñárritu (“The Revenant”)

Lenny Abrahamson (“Room”)

Tom McCarthy (“Spotlight”)

Best Picture

“The Big Short”

“Bridge of Spies”


“Mad Max: Fury Road”

“The Martian”

“The Revenant”





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