Bradley CooperIt’s a busy week in celeb land. Hot on the heels of the BAFTA nominations come the big ones: the Academy Awards.

Unsurprisingly, a lot of the same films and performances feature but sadly there are no mentions for Skyfall in any of the big categories.

However, the theme by Adele has been nominated for Best Original Song.

The nominations are:

Best Picture

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

Best Actor

Daniel Day Lewis – Lincoln
Bradley Cooper (pictured) – Silver Linings Playbook
Hugh Jackman – Les Misérables
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 De Niro – Silver Linings Playbook
Tommy Lee Jones – Lincoln
Christoph Waltz – Django Unchained
Philip Seymour Hoffman – The Master

Best Supporting Actress

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

The ceremony will take place in Los Angeles on Sunday 24 February.

To see the full list of nominees, go to the official Oscars website here.

To check out the BAFTA nominees, click here: https://www.womansown.co.uk/?p=15033