In Los Angeles, a presentation of the list of nominees for the Academy Award took place. The ceremony was divided into two parts. The first was hosted by directors Alfonso Cuaron and JJ Abrams. The 2015 Oscar nominees in the main categories were named in the second part of the ceremony by actor Chris Pine and Academy President Sherrill Boone Isaacs.
The following movies will compete for the award in the main nomination "Best Film": "American Sniper", "Birdman", "Boyhood", "Hotel" Grand Budapest "," The Imitation Game "," Selma "," Theory of Everything "and" Obsession ".
The Best Actor category features Steve Carell (Fox Hunter), Bradley Cooper (American Sniper), Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game), Michael Keaton (Birdman) and Eddie Redmayne ("Theory of Everything").
In the Best Actress category, competitors will be Marion Cotillard (Two Days, One Night), Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything), Julianne Moore (Still Alice), Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) and Reese Witherspoon (Wild).
For the title of Best Director of 2014, the fight will unfold between the following candidates: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu (Birdman), Richard Linklater (Boyhood), Bennett Miller (Fox Hunter), Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel ") and Morten Tildum (" The Imitation Game ").
City of Heroes, Family of Monsters, How to Train Your Dragon 2, Song of the Sea and The Tale of Princess Kaguya are announced for Best Animated Film.
Leviathan, Ida, Tangerines, Timbuktu and Wild Tales will continue to compete for the 2015 Oscars in the Best Foreign Language Film category.
The full list of nominees is available in a special section of our portal. Recall that the Academy Awards ceremony will take place on February 22, 2015. It will be hosted by Neil Patrick Haris.
The Topic of Article: 2015 Academy Awards Nominees Announced.