List of 94th Academy Awards Nominees

Nominees to the 94th Academy Awards were announced Tuesday. Winners are expected to be announced in Los Angeles on March 27.

Best picture: “Belfast”, “CODA”, “Don’t Look Up”, “Drive My Car”, “Dune”, “King Richard”, “Licorice Pizza”, “Nightmare Alley”, “The Power of the Dog”, “West Side Story”.

Best Actress: Jessica Chastain (The Eyes of Tammy Faye); Olivia Colman (The Lost Daughter); Penelope Cruz (Parallel Mothers); Nicole Kidman (Being the Ricardos); Kristen Stewart (Spencer).

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Best actor: Will Smith (King Richard); Denzel Washington (The Tragedy of Macbeth); Javier Bardem (“Being the Ricardos”); Benedict Cumberbatch (“The Power of the Dog”); Andrew Garfield “Tick, Tick, Boom!”

Best director: Paul Thomas Anderson (Licorice Pizza); Kenneth Branagh (Belfast); Jane Campion (The Power of the Dog); Steven Spielberg (West Side Story); Ryusuke Hamaguchi (“Drive My Car”)

Original screenplay: “Licorice Pizza”, “Belfast”, “Don’t Look Up”, “King Richard”, “The Worst Person on the Planet”.

Screenplay adaptation: “The Power of the Dog”, “The Lost Daughter”, “CODA”, “Dune”, “Drive My Car”.

Ciaran Hinds is the best supporting actor. Troy Kotsur is the best actor. Kodi Smit McPhee is “The Power of the Dog”. Jesse Plemons is “The Power of the Dog.” J.K. Simmons is “Being the Ricardos”.

Best supporting actress: Jessie Buckley (The Lost Daughter); Ariana DeBose (West Side Story); Kirsten Dunst (The Power of the Dog); Aunjanue Ellis (King Richard); Judi Dench (“Belfast”).


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Cinematography: “Dune”, “Nightmare Alley”, “The Power of the Dog”, “The Tragedy of Macbeth”, “West Side Story”

Costume design: “Cruella”; “Cyrano”; “Dune”; “Nightmare Alley”; “West Side Story.”

Film editing: “Don’t Look Up” and “King Richard” as well as “tick tick… BOOM!” and “The Power of the Dog.”

Documentary feature: “Summer of Soul” (Or, when The Revolution Couldn’t Be Televised); “Flee” and “Attica” respectively; “Ascension” and “Writing With Fire”.

Original song: “Be Alive,” from King Richard, music and lyrics by DIXSON. Beyonce Knowles Carter; “Dos Oruguitas”, from Encanto. Music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda. “Down to Joy,” from Belfast. Music and lyrics by Van Morrison. “No Time to Die” music and Lyrics by Billie Eilish. “Four Good Days,” music by Diane Warren. “Somehow You Do” music and Lyric by Finneas O’Connell.

International film of the year: Japan, “Drive My Car,” Denmark; Denmark, “Flee”, Denmark; Italy’s “The Hand of God”; Norway, “The Worst Person in The World”, Norway; Bhutan, “Lunana: A Yak in The Classroom”.

Best animated feature: Encanto; Flee; Lucia; The Mitchells vs. the Machines; Raya and the Last Dragon.

Best animated short film: “Affairs of the Art”, “Bestia”, “Boxballet”, “Robin Robin” and “The Windshield Wiper”.

Music (original score): “Don’t Look Up”, “Dune”, “Encanto”, “Parallel Mothers”, “The Power of the Dog”

Live action: “Ala Kachuu-Take and Run”; The Dress; The Long Goodbye; “On My Mind” and “Please Hold.”

Documentary (short subject); “Audible” and “Lead Me Home” respectively. “The Queen of Basketball” (“The Queen of Basketball”); “Three Songs for Benazir”, “When We Were Bullies” (“When We Were Bullies”)

Production design: “Dune”, “Nightmare Alley”, “The Power of the Dog”, “The Tragedy of Macbeth”, “West Side Story”

Makeup and hairstyling:

Sound: “Belfast”, “Dune”, “No Time to Die”, “The Power of the Dog”, “West Side Story”

Visual Effects: “Dune”, “Free Guy”, “No Time to Die”, “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”, “Spider-Man, No Way Home”