Meryl Streep Extends Her Lead As The Most Nominated Performer With Her 20th Nomination.
With 14 Nominations, La La Land Ties The Record Held By All About Eve (1950) And Titanic (1997).
In The Acting Categories, Seven Individuals Are First-Time Nominees (Andrew Garfield, Mahershala Ali, Lucas Hedges, Dev Patel, Isabelle Huppert, Ruth Negga And Naomie Harris). Six Of The Nominees Are Previous Acting Winners (Denzel Washington, Jeff Bridges, Natalie Portman, Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman And Octavia Spencer).
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, joined by Oscar®-winning and nominated Academy members Demian Bichir, Dustin Lance Black, Glenn Close, Guillermo del Toro, Marcia Gay Harden, Terrence Howard, Jennifer Hudson, Brie Larson, Jason Reitman, Gabourey Sidibe and Ken Watanabe, announced the 89th Academy Awards® nominations today (January 24).
This year’s nominations were announced in a pre-taped video package at 5:18 a.m. PT via a global live stream on Oscar.com, Oscars.org, and the Academy’s digital platforms; a satellite feed and broadcast media. In keeping with tradition, PwC delivered the Oscars nominations list to the Academy on the evening of January 23.
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- With their Best Picture nominations for Moonlight, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner become the first individual producers to have nominations in the Best Picture category in four consecutive years.
- La La Land is the first musical with original music and story to receive a Best Picture nomination since All That Jazz (1979) and the second since Anchors Aweigh (1945).
- With his Best Picture nomination for Manchester by the Sea, Matt Damon becomes only the third individual to be nominated in the Acting, Writing and Best Picture categories. The others are Warren Beatty and George Clooney.
- Denzel Washington is the seventh individual to receive Acting and Best Picture nominations for the same film, joining Warren Beatty, Kevin Costner, Clint Eastwood, Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio and Bradley Cooper.
- Thomas Newman’s nomination for Original Score for Passengers is his 14th and brings the total for members of the Newman family (Alfred, Lionel, Emil, Thomas, David, and Randy) to 90, more than any other family.
- Stuart Craig has the most nominations for Production Design of any living person with 11. The all-time record in the category belongs to Cedric Gibbons with 38 nominations.
- Kevin O’Connell and Andy Nelson, each with 21 nominations for Sound Mixing, are tied for the most nominations in the category since nominations began going to individuals in 1961.
- With their nomination for Sound Editing for La La Land, Ai-Ling Lee and Mildred Iatrou Morgan become the first female team to be nominated in the category. Six other women have a combined total of 10 nominations and five wins for Sound Editing.
- Kim Magnusson, with his sixth nomination for Live Action Short Film, has produced the most films nominated in the short film categories of any living person.
- “The Empty Chair” from Jim: The James Foley Story is the seventh song from a documentary feature to be nominated and the fifth in the past five years.
And The Nominees Are:
BEST MOTION PICTURE OF THE YEAR
- “Arrival” (Paramount) A Paramount Pictures Production, Shawn Levy, Dan Levine, Aaron Ryder and David Linde, Producers
- “Fences” (Paramount) A Paramount Pictures Production, Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington and Todd Black, Producers
- “Hacksaw Ridge” (Summit Entertainment) A Pandemonium Films/Permut Presentations Production, Bill Mechanic and David Permut, Producers
- “Hell or High Water” (CBS Films and Lionsgate) A Sidney Kimmel Entertainment/Film 44/LBI Entertainment/OddLot Entertainment Production, Carla Hacken and Julie Yorn, Producers
- “Hidden Figures” (20th Century Fox) A Fox 2000 Pictures Production, Donna Gigliotti, Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Pharrell Williams and Theodore Melfi, Producers
- “La La Land” (Summit Entertainment) An Impostor Pictures/Gilbert Films/Marc Platt Production, Fred Berger, Jordan Horowitz and Marc Platt, Producers
- “Lion” (The Weinstein Company) A See-Saw Films Production, Emile Sherman, Iain Canning and Angie Fielder, Producers
- “Manchester by the Sea” (Amazon Studios) A Pearl Street Films/The Media Farm/K Period Media/The A | Middleton Project/B Story Production, Matt Damon, Kimberly Steward, Chris Moore, Lauren Beck and Kevin J. Walsh, Producers
- “Moonlight” (A24) A Dos Hermanas Production, Adele Romanski, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner, Producers
ACHIEVEMENT IN DIRECTING
- “Arrival” (Paramount) Denis Villeneuve
- “Hacksaw Ridge” (Summit Entertainment) Mel Gibson
- “La La Land” (Summit Entertainment) Damien Chazelle
- “Manchester by the Sea” (Amazon Studios) Kenneth Lonergan
- “Moonlight” (A24) Barry Jenkins
PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE
- Isabelle Huppert in “Elle” (Sony Pictures Classics)
- Ruth Negga in “Loving” (Focus Features)
- Natalie Portman in “Jackie” (Fox Searchlight)
- Emma Stone in “La La Land” (Summit Entertainment)
- Meryl Streep in “Florence Foster Jenkins” (Paramount)
PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
- Viola Davis in “Fences” (Paramount)
- Naomie Harris in “Moonlight” (A24)
- Nicole Kidman in “Lion” (The Weinstein Company)
- Octavia Spencer in “Hidden Figures” (20th Century Fox)
- Michelle Williams in “Manchester by the Sea” (Amazon Studios)
PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
- Casey Affleck in “Manchester by the Sea” (Amazon Studios)
- Andrew Garfield in “Hacksaw Ridge” (Summit Entertainment)
- Ryan Gosling in “La La Land” (Summit Entertainment)
- Viggo Mortensen in “Captain Fantastic” (Bleecker Street)
- Denzel Washington in “Fences” (Paramount)
PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
- Mahershala Ali in “Moonlight” (A24)
- Jeff Bridges in “Hell or High Water” (CBS Films and Lionsgate)
- Lucas Hedges in “Manchester by the Sea” (Amazon Studios)
- Dev Patel in “Lion” (The Weinstein Company)
- Michael Shannon in “Nocturnal Animals” (Focus Features)
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM OF THE YEAR
- “Land of Mine” A Nordisk Film Production, Denmark
- “A Man Called Ove” A Tre Vänner Production, Sweden
- “The Salesman” An Asghar Farhadi/Memento Films Production, Iran
- “Tanna” A Contact Films Production, Australia
- “Toni Erdmann” A Komplizen Film Production, Germany
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM OF THE YEAR
- “Kubo and the Two Strings” (Focus Features) Travis Knight and Arianne Sutner “Moana” (Walt Disney) John Musker, Ron Clements and Osnat Shurer
- “My Life as a Zucchini” (GKIDS) Claude Barras and Max Karli
- “The Red Turtle” (Sony Pictures Classics) Michael Dudok de Wit and Toshio Suzuki
- “Zootopia” (Walt Disney) Byron Howard, Rich Moore and Clark Spencer
BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
- “Fire at Sea” (Kino Lorber) A Stemal Entertainment Production, Gianfranco Rosi and Donatella Palermo
- “I Am Not Your Negro” (Magnolia Pictures) A Velvet Film Production, Raoul Peck, Rémi Grellety and Hébert Peck
- “Life, Animated” (The Orchard) A Motto Pictures and A&E IndieFilms Production, Roger Ross Williams and Julie Goldman
- “O.J.: Made in America” (ESPN Films) A Laylow Films and ESPN Films Production, Ezra Edelman and Caroline Waterlow
- “13th” (Netflix) A Forward Movement Production, Ava DuVernay, Spencer Averick and Howard Barish