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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

This 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 PICTUREAmourArgoBeasts of the Southern WildDjango UnchainedLes MiserablesLife of PiLincolnSilver Linings PlaybookZero Dark Thirty

BEST DIRECTOR

Michael Haneke, AmourAng Lee, Life of PiDavid O. Russell, Silver Linings PlaybookSteven Spielberg, LincolnBen Zeitlin, Beasts of the Southern Wild

BEST ACTOR

Bradley Cooper, Silver Linings PlaybookDaniel Day-Lewis, LincolnHugh Jackman, Les MiserablesJoaquin Phoenix, The MasterDenzel Washington, Flight

BEST ACTRESS

Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark ThirtyJennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings PlaybookEmmanuelle Riva, AmourQuvenzhane Wallis, Beasts of the Southern WildNaomi Watts, The Impossible

 BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Alan Arkin, ArgoRobert DeNiro, Silver Linings PlaybookTommy Lee Jones, LincolnPhillip Seymour Hoffman, The MasterChristoph Waltz, Django Unchained

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Amy Adams, The MasterSally Field, LincolnAnne Hathaway, Les MiserablesHelen Hunt, The SessionsJacki Weaver, Silver Linings Playbook

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola, Moonrise KingdomMark Boal, Zero Dark ThirtyJohn Gatins, FlightMichael Haneke, AmourQuentin Tarantino, Django Unchained 

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Lucy Alibar and Ben Zitelin, Beasts of the Southern WildTony Kushner, LincolnDavid Magee, Life of PiDavid O. Russell, Silver Linings PlaybookChris Terrio, Argo

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

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

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE

BraveFrankenweenieParaNormanThe Pirates! Band of MisfitsWreck-It-Ralph

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Roger Deakins, SkyfallJanusz Kaminski, LincolnSeamus McGarvey, Anna KareninaClaudio Miranda, Life of PiRobert Richardson, Django Unchained

BEST FILM EDITING

Jay Cassidy and Crispin Struthers, LincolnWilliam Goldenberg, ArgoMichael Kahn, LincolnTim Squyres, Life of PiDylan Tichenor and William Goldenberg, Zero Dark Thirty

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

Rick Carter, Jim Erickson and Peter T. Frank, LincolnSarah Greenwood and Katie Spencer, Anna KareninaDavid Gropman and Anna Pinnock, Life of PiDan Hennah and Ra Vincent, The Hobbit: An Unexpected JourneyEve Stewart, Les Miserables

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

Colleen Atwood, Snow White and the HuntsmanPaco Delgado, Les MiserablesJacqueline Durran, Anna KareninaEiko Ishioka, Mirror MirrorJoanna 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 PiAlexandre Desplat, ArgoDario Marianelli, Anna KareninaThomas Newman, SkyfallJohn Williams, Lincoln

BEST SOUND MIXING

ArgoLes MiserablesLife of PiLincolnSkyfall

BEST SOUND EDITING

ArgoDjango UnchainedLife of PiSkyfallZero Dark Thirty

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

The AvengersThe Hobbit: An Unexpected JourneyLife of PiPrometheusSnow White and the Huntsman

BEST MAKEUP & HAIRSTYLING

HitchcockThe Hobbit: An Unexpected JourneyLes 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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