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Oscar watch: See the nominees for the 85th annual Academy Awards
Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone announce this year's nominees. Get the latest information here
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Who's one step closer to taking home one of these handsome little devils? Nicolas Armer/dpa/Corbis
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his morning, the Oscar race officially kicked into high gear as Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone announced the nominees for the 85th annual Academy Awards, which will air on ABC on Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. EST. Watch the presentation here, and read the nominees:



 

BEST PICTURE
Amour
Argo
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Django Unchained
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty


BEST DIRECTOR

Michael Haneke, Amour
Ang Lee, Life of Pi
David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook
Steven Spielberg, Lincoln
Ben Zeitlin, Beasts of the Southern Wild


BEST ACTOR

Bradley Cooper, Silver Linings Playbook
Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln
Hugh Jackman, Les Miserables
Joaquin Phoenix, The Master
Denzel Washington, Flight


BEST ACTRESS

Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty
Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook
Emmanuelle Riva, Amour
Quvenzhane Wallis, Beasts of the Southern Wild
Naomi Watts, The Impossible


 BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Alan Arkin, Argo
Robert DeNiro, Silver Linings Playbook
Tommy Lee Jones, Lincoln
Phillip Seymour Hoffman, The Master
Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Amy Adams, The Master
Sally Field, Lincoln
Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables
Helen Hunt, The Sessions
Jacki Weaver, Silver Linings Playbook


BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola, Moonrise Kingdom
Mark Boal, Zero Dark Thirty
John Gatins, Flight
Michael Haneke, Amour
Quentin Tarantino, Django Unchained 


BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Lucy Alibar and Ben Zitelin, Beasts of the Southern Wild
Tony Kushner, Lincoln
David Magee, Life of Pi
David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook
Chris Terrio, Argo


BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

A Royal Affair (Denmark)
Amour (Austria)
Kon-Tiki (Norway)
No (Chile)
War Witch (Canada)


BEST ANIMATED FEATURE

Brave
Frankenweenie
ParaNorman
The Pirates! Band of Misfits
Wreck-It-Ralph


BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Roger Deakins, Skyfall
Janusz Kaminski, Lincoln
Seamus McGarvey, Anna Karenina
Claudio Miranda, Life of Pi
Robert Richardson, Django Unchained


BEST FILM EDITING

Jay Cassidy and Crispin Struthers, Lincoln
William Goldenberg, Argo
Michael Kahn, Lincoln
Tim Squyres, Life of Pi
Dylan Tichenor and William Goldenberg, Zero Dark Thirty


BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

Rick Carter, Jim Erickson and Peter T. Frank, Lincoln
Sarah Greenwood and Katie Spencer, Anna Karenina
David Gropman and Anna Pinnock, Life of Pi
Dan Hennah and Ra Vincent, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Eve Stewart, Les Miserables


BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Colleen Atwood, Snow White and the Huntsman
Paco Delgado, Les Miserables
Jacqueline Durran, Anna Karenina
Eiko Ishioka, Mirror Mirror
Joanna Johnston, Lincoln


BEST ORIGINAL SONG

"Skyfall" (Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth, Skyfall)
"Pi’s Lullaby" (Mychael Danna and Bombay Jayashri, Life of Pi)
"Before My Time," (J. Ralph, Chasing Ice)
"Suddenly" (Hugh Jackman, Les Miserables)
 "Everybody Needs a Best Friend" (Walter Murphy and Seth MacFarlane, Ted)


BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

Mychael Danna, Life of Pi
Alexandre Desplat, Argo
Dario Marianelli, Anna Karenina
Thomas Newman, Skyfall
John Williams, Lincoln


BEST SOUND MIXING

Argo
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Skyfall


BEST SOUND EDITING

Argo
Django Unchained
Life of Pi
Skyfall
Zero Dark Thirty


BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

The Avengers
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Life of Pi
Prometheus
Snow White and the Huntsman


BEST MAKEUP & HAIRSTYLING

Hitchcock
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Les Miserables


BEST ANIMATED SHORT FILM

"Adam and Dog" 
"Fresh Guacamole" 
"Head over Heels" 
"Maggie Simpson in ‘The Longest Daycare'"
"Paperman"


BEST LIVE ACTION SHORT FILM

"Asad"
"Buzkashi Boys" 
"Curfew"
"Death of a Shadow (Dood van een Schaduw)"
"Henry"


BEST SHORT DOCUMENTARY

"Inocente"
"Kings Point"
"Mondays at Racine"
"Open Heart"
"Redemption"

 

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