Oscars 2022: Will Smith, Beyonce Others, Nominated


Oscars 2022: Will Smith, Beyonce Others, Nominated | See Full Nominees List

Oscars 2022: Will Smith Beyonce Others Nominated See Full Nominees List

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, has released its 94th Academy Awards nominations list. And a lot of on screen favorites like Will Smith and Beyoncé appear on the list.

Will Smith has after 15 years, gotten two nominations for ‘Best Lead Actor’ and ‘Best Picture’ for the Richard Williams inspired movie ‘King Richard’. So far, Will Smith has never won an Oscar despite nominations in 2002 for the movie ‘Ali’ and in 2007 for ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’.

Queen Bey who has won 28 Grammys was not left behind this time around, as she bags her first ever Oscar Nomination for ‘Best Original Song’ for the song ‘Be Alive’ in the movie ‘King Richard’.

Billie Eilish also bagged a ‘Best Original Song’ nomination alongside her brother Finneas O’Connell for the song ‘No Time To Die’ for the Bond movie ‘No Time To Die’, which got a total of 3 nominations, including ‘Best Special Effects’. Billie already took home a Golden Globe for the same song earlier this year.

The most nominated movie this year is Jane Campion’s “The Power of the Dog”, with 12 nods followed closely by “Dune” with 10 nods.

This year’s award which will be hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and Leslie Jordan, is scheduled for March 27.

Find the full list of nominees below:

– Best picture –
“Don’t Look Up”
“Drive My Car”
“King Richard”
“Licorice Pizza”
“Nightmare Alley”
“The Power of the Dog”
“West Side Story”

– Best director –
Kenneth Branagh, “Belfast”
Ryusuke Hamaguchi, “Drive My Car”
Paul Thomas Anderson, “Licorice Pizza”
Jane Campion, “The Power of the Dog”
Steven Spielberg, “West Side Story”

– Best actor –
Javier Bardem, “Being the Ricardos”
Benedict Cumberbatch, “The Power of the Dog”
Andrew Garfield, “tick, tick…BOOM!”
Will Smith, “King Richard”
Denzel Washington, “The Tragedy of Macbeth”

– Best actress –
Jessica Chastain, “The Eyes of Tammy Faye”
Olivia Colman, “The Lost Daughter”
Penelope Cruz, “Parallel Mothers”
Nicole Kidman, “Being the Ricardos”
Kristen Stewart, “Spencer”

– Best supporting actor –
Ciaran Hinds, “Belfast”
Troy Kotsur, “CODA”
Jesse Plemons, “The Power of the Dog”
JK Simmons, “Being the Ricardos”
Kodi Smit-McPhee, “The Power of the Dog”

– Best supporting actress –
Jessie Buckley, “The Lost Daughter”
Ariana DeBose, “West Side Story”
Judi Dench, “Belfast”
Kirsten Dunst, “The Power of the Dog”
Aunjanue Ellis, “King Richard”

– Best international feature film –
“Drive My Car” (Japan)
“Flee” (Denmark)
“The Hand of God” (Italy)
“Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom” (Bhutan)
“The Worst Person in the World” (Norway)

– Best animated feature –
“The Mitchells vs the Machines”
“Raya and the Last Dragon”

– Best documentary feature –
“Summer of Soul”
“Writing with Fire”

– Best original screenplay –
“Belfast” – Kenneth Branagh
“Don’t Look Up” – Adam McKay and David Sirota
“King Richard” – Zach Baylin
“Licorice Pizza” – Paul Thomas Anderson
“The Worst Person in the World” – Eskil Vogt and Joachim

– Best adapted screenplay –
“CODA” – Sian Heder
“Drive My Car” – Ryusuke Hamaguchi, Takamasa Oe
“Dune” – Jon Spaihts, Denis Villeneuve, Eric Roth
“The Lost Daughter” – Maggie Gyllenhaal
“The Power of the Dog” – Jane Campion

– Films with six or more nominations –
“The Power of the Dog”: 12
“Dune”: 10
“Belfast”: 7
“West Side Story”: 7
“King Richard”: 6


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