This year’s Academy Award nominations are here. The Academy Awards is an awards show that highlights the best movies, actors, and directors for that year. It is a huge event that many actors and actresses hope to be nominated for.
This year the Academy Awards will be shown on Sunday, March 27. The Academy Awards will be held at The Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, California. This is the 94th Academy Awards.
The Academy Awards will be broadcasted on your local ABC television station. It will be broadcasted at 8 p.m./Eastern Standard Time.
By now you may be wondering about the Academy Award nominations. Here they are:
-“The Power of the Dog” has 12 nominations this year. Kirsten Dunst, Jesse Plemons, and Benedict Cumberbatch are the actors and actresses in that film.
-“Dune” has 10 nominations. Timothée Chalamet stars in the film. Timothée Chalamet is a new up-and-coming actor that does a great job on that film.
-“West Side Story” has 7 Academy Awards nominations.
-Kristen Stewart has her first Academy Awards nomination in her career. She is nominated for an Academy Award in the “Best Actress” category for her movie role in the movie, “Spencer.” “Spencer” is a film about the woman named Princess Diana of Great Britain who died a tragic death in a car accident.
-Kirsten Dunst has her first Academy Awards nomination. She is nominated for an Academy Award in the “Best Supporting Actress” category for her movie role in “The Power of the Dog.”
-Will Smith has an Academy Awards nomination. He is nominated for an Academy Award in the “Best Actor” category for his movie role in the film, “King Richard.” This is his third Academy Awards nomination in this category.
His first two nominations in this category are for his movie roles in “Ali” and “The Pursuit of Happyness.” He was nominated for the “Best Actor” category in “Ali” in the year 2002. He was nominated for the “Best Actor” category in “The Pursuit of Happyness” in 2007.
-Troy Kotsur is the first deaf man to be nominated in the “Best-Supporting Actor” category. He is in the movie named, “Coda.”
-Ari Wegner is nominated for her work in cinematography on the movie named, “The Power of the Dog.” The “cinematography” category is the only Academy Awards category that a woman has never won before.
This looks to be a great year for the Academy Awards. I will be tuning-in to see this year’s Awards show on Sunday, March 27.