A number of stars are up for awards this 12 months. The nominees Finest Actress in a Main Position are Viola Davis (Ma Rainey’s Black Backside), Andra Day (The US vs. Billie Vacation), Vanessa Kirby (Items of a Girl), Frances McDormand (Nomadland) and Carey Mulligan (Promising Younger Girl). Viola has beforehand received an Oscar for supporting actress in 2017 for Fences, whereas Frances received for main actress in 2018 for Three Billboards Outdoors Ebbing, Missouri and supporting actress in 1997 for Fargo.
For the gents, these nominated for Finest Actor in a Main Position are Riz Ahmed (Sound of Metallic), Chadwick Boseman (Ma Rainey’s Black Backside), Anthony Hopkins (The Father), Gary Oldman (Mank) and Steven Yeun (Minari).
One of many favorites within the class is the late Chadwick, who died in August from colon cancer however went on to rating his first Oscar nom posthumously. The Black Panther alum additionally took house the Golden Globe for Finest Efficiency by an Actor in a Drama, the NAACP Picture Award for Excellent Actor in a Movement Image and the SAG Award for Excellent Efficiency by a Male Actor in a Main Position in latest months.
Who is predicted to be there in particular person?
In March, the producers emailed nominees to inform them no Zoom would be allowed, with all appearances needing to be in particular person on the ceremony. Nevertheless, after The Academy confronted criticism for the coverage, organizers indicated they’d loosen the necessities, in line with The Hollywood Reporter.