Oscar Awards 2016

2016 Oscar Award Nominations Announced!

Oscar Nominees!

Although the Golden Globes have come and gone for this year, the next major award show to turn out focus to is the Oscars. This morning, the nominees got announced. So who made the cut for the most prestigious awards?

Oscar Awards 2016 Nominees

Here are the nominees in the biggest categories:

Best Picture


The Revenant

Mad Max: Fury Road

The Big Short

Bridge of Spies



The Martian

Lead Actor

Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant

Matt Damon, The Martian

Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs

Bryan Cranston, Trumbo

Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl

Lead Actress

Brie Larson, Room

Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn

Cate Blanchett, Carol

Jennifer Lawrence, Joy

Charlotte Rampling, 45 Years

Supporting Actor

Sylvester Stallone, Creed

Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies

Mark Ruffalo, Spotlight

Christian Bale, The Big Short

Tom Hardy, The Revenant

Supporting Actress

Rooney Mara, Carol

Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight

Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl

Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs

Rachel McAdams, Spotlight


Alejandro Iñárritu, The Revenant

George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road

Tom McCarthy, Spotlight

Adam McKay, The Big Short

Lenny Abrahamson, Room

Best Original Song

“Earned It,” Fifty Shades of Grey

“Manta Ray,” Racing Extinction

“Simple Song #3,” Youth

“Til It Happens to You,” The Hunting Ground

“Writing’s on the Wall,” Spectre

Documentary Feature


Cartel Land

The Look of Silence

What Happened Miss Simone

Winter on Fire


Tell us- who are YOU rooting for? Sound off in the comments below.

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