The official 2021 Oscar nominations have been announced

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  • Award season is underway, and the most-anticipated ceremony is of course the 2021 Oscars.

    The 93rd Academy Awards is set to take place in Los Angeles on 26 April, honouring the best films over the past few year.

    The 2021 Oscar nominations were announced this week by Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas, and with two female director nods and nine actors of colour receiving nominations, it is set to be a historic year.

    Here are the 2021 Oscar nominations

    Best picture

    The Father

    Judas and the Black Messiah

    Mank
    
Minari
    
Nomadland

    Promising Young Woman

    Sound of Metal
    
The Trial of the Chicago 7

    Best actress in a leading role

    Viola Davis, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
    Andra Day, The United States vs Billie Holiday
    Vanessa Kirby, Pieces of a Woman

    Frances McDormand, Nomadland

    Carey Mulligan, Promising Young Woman

    Best actor in a leading role

    Riz Ahmed, Sound of Metal

    Chadwick Boseman, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
    Anthony Hopkins, The Father

    Gary Oldman, Mank

    Steven Yeun, Minari

    Best director

    Thomas Vinterberg, Another Round

    Emerald Fennell, Promising Young Woman

    David Fincher, Mank
    Lee Isaac Chung, Minari

    Chloé Zhao, Nomadland

    Best actress in a supporting role

    Maria Bakalova, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

    Glenn Close, Hillbilly Elegy

    Olivia Colman, The Father
    Amanda Seyfried, Mank
    Yuh-Jung Youn, Minari

    Best actor in a supporting role

    Sacha Baron Cohen, The Trial of the Chicago 7
    Daniel Kaluuya, Judas and the Black Messiah

    Leslie Odom, Jr, One Night in Miami

    Paul Raci, Sound of Metal
    Lakeith Stanfield, Judas and the Black Messiah

    Best costume design

    Emma

    Mank

    Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

    Mulan

    Pinocchio

    Best original score

    Da 5 Bloods

    Mank

    Minari
    
News of the World

    Soul

    Best adapted screenplay

    Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
    
The Father
    
Nomadland

    One Night in Miami

    The White Tiger

    Best original screenplay

    Judas and the Black Messiah

    Minari
    
Promising Young Woman
    
Sound of Metal

    The Trial of the Chicago 7

    Best animated short film

    Burrow

    Genius Loci

    If Anything Happens I Love You
    
Opera
    
Yes-People

    Best live-action short film

    Feeling Through

    The Letter Room
    
The Present

    Two Distant Strangers

    White Eye

    Best documentary

    Collective

    Crip Camp

    The Mole Agent

    My Octopus Teacher

    Time

    Best documentary short

    Colette

    A Concerto Is a Conversation
    
Do Not Split
    
Hunger Ward
    
A Love Song for Latasha

    Best international feature film

    Another Round

    Better Days

    Collective

    The Man Who Sold His Skin
    
Quo Vadis, Aida?

    Best sound

    Greyhound

    Mank

    News of the World

    Sound of Metal

    Soul

    Best production design

    The Father
    Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
    Mank
    News of the World
    Tenet

    Best film editing

    The Father
    Nomadland
    Promising Young Woman
    Sound of Metal
    The Trial of the Chicago 7

    Best cinematography

    Judas and the Black Messiah
    Mank
    News of the World
    Nomadland
    The Trial of the Chicago 7

    Best visual effects

    Love and Monsters
    The Midnight Sky
    Mulan
    The One and Only Ivan
    Tenet

    Best animated feature film

    Onward
    Over the Moon
    A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
    Soul
    Wolfwalkers

    Best makeup and hairstyling

    Emma
    Hillbilly Elegy
    Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
    Mank
    Pinocchio

    Best original song

    Husavik, Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
    Fight For You, Judas and the Black Messiah
    Io Sì (Seen), The Life Ahead
    Speak Now, One Night in Miami
    Hear My Voice, The Trial of the Chicago 7

    Congratulations to all nominees!

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