The nominations for the 2019 Oscars have been released, and three movies in have grabbed the limelight.
Roma and The Favourite lead the nomination charts with 10 each, while A Star is Born follows with 8 nominations.
Roma is a drama based on director Alfonso Cuarón’s childhood experience of 1970s Mexico City, while The Favourite humorously depicts a power struggle between various women in Queen Anne’s 18th century court.
A Star is Born is Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut, and also starred popstar Lady Gaga.
The top 2019 Oscar nominations are below. The full list is available here.
- Black Panther
- Bohemian Rhapsody
- The Favourite
- Green Book
- A Star is Born
Best Actor in a Leading Role
- Christian Bale in Vice
- Bradley Cooper in A Star is Born
- Willem Dafoe in At Eternity’s Gate
- Rami Malek in Bohemian Rhapsody
- Viggo Mortensen in Green Book
Best Actress in a Leading Role
- Yalitza Aparicio in Roma
- Glenn Close in The Wife
- Olivia Colman in The Favourite
- Lady Gaga in A Star is Born
- Melissa McCarthy in Can You Ever Forgive Me?
- Alfonso Cuarón for Roma
- Yorgos Lanthimos for The Favourite
- Spike Lee for BlacKkKlansman
- Adam McKay for Vice
- Pawel Pawlikowski for Cold War
Best Animated Feature Film
- Incredibles 2
- Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
- Ralph Breaks the Internet
- Isle of Dogs
Best Adapted Screenplay
- Can You Ever Forgive Me by Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty
- If Beale Street Could Talk by Barry Jenkins
- BlacKkKlansman by Spike Lee, Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz and Kevin Willmott
- A Star is Born by Eric Roth, Bradley Cooper and Will Fetters
- The Ballad of Buster Scruggs by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
- Cold War by Lukasz Zal
- The Favourite by Robbie Ryan
- Never Look Away by Caleb Deschanel
- Roma by Alfonso Cuarón
- A Star is Born by Matthew Libatique
Best Feature Documentary
- Free Solo
- Hale County This Morning, This Evening
- Minding the Gap
- Of Fathers and Sons