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Who's nominated for the 90th Academy Awards?

Who's nominated for the 90th Academy Awards?

Gerwig follows only Lina Wertmuller, Jane Campion, Sofia Coppola and Kathryn Bigelow - the sole woman to win (for The Hurt Locker).

On the flip-side, of course, some films that were thought to be out of contention have racked up multiple awards.

■"Lady Bird's" Greta Gerwig and "Get Out's" Jordan Peele are among the four first-time nominees in the Best Director field; only "Phantom Thread's" Paul Thomas Anderson has been nominated in the category before (for "There Will Be Blood"). Mudbound's director of photography, Rachel Morrison, is the first woman to ever receive a Best Cinematography nomination. Mary J. Blige, Octavia Spencer, Denzel Washington and Daniel Kaluuya all got acting nods. Also, the films' respective leading men, Gary Oldman and Daniel Day-Lewis, each gained a place in the Best Actor category.

Three Billboards' Frances McDormand also continued her successful awards streak with a nomination for best actress alongside Hawkins - it's McDormand's first in the category since winning in 1997 for Fargo. The husband-wife duo are up for Best Original Screenplay for The Big Sick.

Streep, starring as Post publisher Katharine Graham, said in a statement she was honored by the nomination "for a film I love, a film that stands in defense of press freedom, and inclusion of women's voices in the movement of history". 'The fact that I am trans provides the script and narrative with a higher level of truth, ' Vega previously told Vanity Fair of her role.

"To be honoured by the acknowledgement of my colleagues of fellow actors, filmmakers, writers, crew members is truly humbling".

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Plummer and Scott both admitted the reshoots only took a few days to a few weeks at best, but the Academy felt his replacement was strong enough to earn a nod for best supporting actor.

The Best Actress nominations offered no surprises. Frances McDorm and and Sam Rockwell are nearly shoo-ins in their acting categories.

Del Toro shares Best Original Screenplay with Vanessa Taylor and also earned a spot in the Best Director race.

Roger Deakins has stoically clapped the best cinematographer victor 13 times now, after being nominated multiple times without a win.

The rest of the best picture nominations went to Call Me By Your Name, Get Out, Lady Bird, Phantom Thread, The Post and The Shape Of Water.

Last year's ceremony, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, finished with a bang - the infamous envelope mix-up that led to La La Land being incorrectly announced as the best picture before Moonlight was crowned.


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