January 26, 2017

The 2017 Oscar nominations!

Posted by Fabiola Arevalo - Bellissimo Law Group PC

That’s right, the 2017 Oscar nominations have been released, with a number of significant achievements worth acknowledging. La La Land, for instance, which features Emma Stone and Canadian actor, Ryan Gosling, has been nominated for 14 awards! This is a tying record set by Titanic and All About Eve, for the most Oscar nominations. In addition, the notable Meryl Streep also reached a milestone, becoming the most nominated performer in Oscar history!

This year, being the 89th Academy Awards ceremony, is certainly going to be exciting, with a number of great films and actors/actresses running against one another. Make sure to tune in to the excitement on February 26th. With the Oscar’s nearly a month away, this leaves you with plenty of time to watch the films nominated!

Here are a few of this year’s 2017 Oscar nominations:

Best Picture:

Arrival, Fences, Hacksaw Ridge, Hell Or High Water, Hidden Figures, La La Land, Lion, Manchester By The Sea, Moonlight

Best Actress: 

Isabelle Huppert (Elle), Ruth Negga (Loving), Natalie Portman (Jackie), Emma Stone (La La Land), Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins)

Best Actor:

Casey Affleck (Manchester By The Sea), Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge), Ryan Gosling (La La Land), Viggo Mortensen (Captain Fantastic), Denzel Washington (Fences)

Best Supporting Actress:

Viola Davis (Fences), Naomie Harris (Moonlight), Nicole Kidman (Lion), Octavia Spencer (Hidden Figures), Michelle Williams (Manchester By The Sea)

Best Supporting Actor:

Mahershala Ali (Moonlight), Jeff Bridges (Hell Or High Water), Lucas Hedges (Manchester By The Sea), Dev Patel (Lion), Michael Shannon (Nocturnal Animals)