2017 Oscar Nominations released

The Oscar nominations for this year’s best films have been announced with a clear focus on being a little more diverse than last year.

The 89th Acadamey Awards is scheduled for the 26th of February 2017 and is hosted by Jimmy Kimmel.

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The nominees for the main categories are below and you can read the full list on the Oscars official website.

Best Film:

  • Arrival
  • Fences
  • Hacksaw Ridge
  • Hell or High Water
  • Hidden Figures
  • La La Land
  • Lion
  • Manchester by the Sea
  • Moonlight

Best Director:

  • Denis Villeneuve (Arrival)
  • Mel Gibson (Hacksaw Ridge)
  • Damien Chazelle (La La Land)
  • Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester by the Sea)
  • Barry Jenkins (Moonlight)

Best Actor:

  • Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)
  • Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge)
  • Ryan Gosling (La La Land)
  • Viggo Mortensen (Captain Fantastic)
  • Denzel Washington (Fences)

Best Actress:

  • Isabelle Huppert (Elle)
  • Ruth Negga (Loving)
  • Natalie Portman (Jackie)
  • Emma Stone (La La Land)
  • Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins)

What do you think about the nominations? Anyone snubbed that you think should be here? Let us know in the comments!

 

 

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