Oscar nominations for 2024 Academy Awards full list

Oscar nominations for 2024 Academy Awards full list
Oscar nominations for 2024 Academy Awards full list
Oscar nominations for 2024 Academy Awards full list

Oscars 2024: Noteworthy Nominations and Trends

The 2024 Oscar nominations were revealed today, setting the stage for a night of glamour and recognition in the film industry. Let’s dive into the highlights and unexpected turns from this year’s nominations.

Oppenheimer Dominates with 13 Nominations

Taking the lead is “Oppenheimer,” a cinematic masterpiece that secured an impressive 13 nominations. This Christopher Nolan epic, centered around J. Robert Oppenheimer and the creation of the atomic bomb, continues to captivate audiences globally.

Poor Things Emerges Strong with 11 Nods

Close on the heels of “Oppenheimer” is “Poor Things,” boasting 11 nominations. Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos and starring Emma Stone, this film promises a compelling cinematic experience.

Snubs and Surprises in Best Director and Acting Categories

The announcement brought its share of surprises, notably the absence of a best director nomination for Greta Gerwig’s “Barbie.” Ryan Gosling, expressing disappointment for his co-stars, emphasized the notable exclusion of Margot Robbie from the acting nominations.

Trailblazing Moments in Diversity

While some familiar faces missed out on nominations, the Oscars witnessed historic moments. Lily Gladstone, co-starring in “Killers of the Flower Moon,” became the first Native American to receive a best actress nomination. America Ferrera secured a best supporting actress nod for “Barbie,” adding a unique twist to the nominations.

A Glimpse into the Nominees

Here’s a quick overview of the nominees in key categories:

Best Picture

  • “American Fiction”
  • “Anatomy of a Fall”
  • “Barbie”
  • “The Holdovers”
  • “Killers of the Flower Moon”
  • “Maestro”
  • “Oppenheimer”
  • “Past Lives”
  • “Poor Things”
  • “The Zone of Interest”

Best Actor

  • Bradley Cooper, “Maestro”
  • Colman Domingo, “Rustin”
  • Paul Giamatti, “The Holdovers”
  • Cillian Murphy, “Oppenheimer”
  • Jeffrey Wright, “American Fiction”

Best Actress

  • Annette Bening, “Nyad”
  • Lily Gladstone, “Killers of the Flower Moon”
  • Sandra Hüller, “Anatomy of a Fall”
  • Carey Mulligan, “Maestro”
  • Emma Stone, “Poor Things”

Best Supporting Actor

  • Sterling K. Brown, “American Fiction”
  • Robert De Niro, “Killers of the Flower Moon”
  • Robert Downey Jr., “Oppenheimer”
  • Ryan Gosling, “Barbie”
  • Mark Ruffalo, “Poor Things”

Best Supporting Actress

  • Emily Blunt, “Oppenheimer”
  • Danielle Brooks, “The Color Purple”
  • America Ferrera, “Barbie”
  • Jodie Foster, “Nyad”
  • Da’Vine Joy Randolph, “The Holdovers”

Pre-Oscar Achievements and Recognition

Before the Oscars, Christopher Nolan’s “Oppenheimer” shone at the BAFTA Film Awards, securing 13 nominations. “Poor Things,” starring Emma Stone, also made waves with 11 nominations in the U.K.’s equivalent of the Oscars.

At the Golden Globes, “Oppenheimer” claimed five awards, including best drama motion picture and best director for Nolan. Notably, first-time nominee Lily Gladstone earned best drama actress for her role in “Killers of the Flower Moon.”

“Poor Things” took home the Globe for best musical or comedy motion picture, while “Barbie” received nine nominations, winning in two categories, including best original song.

A Preview of the Oscars 2024

As we anticipate the 96th annual Academy Awards, the film industry is abuzz with excitement. Stay tuned for a night of glamour, celebration, and the crowning of cinematic excellence!

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