Mary J. Blige, ‘Get Out’ Receive Academy Awards Nominations

The romantic fantasy The Shape Water led the field with 13 nods when the 90th Academy Awards nominations were announced in Los Angeles Tuesday morning.

Film stars Tiffany Haddish and Andy Serkis read the names at a press conference. The nominees in the top categories are —

Best Picture
Call Me By Your Name
Darkest Hour
Get Out
Lady Bird
Phantom Thread
The Post
The Shape Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Actor
Timothee Chalamet Call Me By Your Name
Daniel Day-Lewis Phantom Thread
Daniel Kaaluuya Get Out
Gary Oldman Darkest Hour
Denzel Washington Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Best Actress
Sally Hawkins The Shape Water
Frances McDormand Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Margot Robbie I, Tonya
Saoirse Ronan Lady Bird
Meryl Streep The Post

Best Director
Paul Thomas Anderson Phantom Thread
Guillermo del Toro The Shape Water
Greta Gerwig Lady Bird
Christopher Nolan Dunkirk
Jordan Peele Get Out

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Willem Dafoe The Florida Project
Woody Harrelson Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Richard Jenkins The Shape Water
Christopher Plummer All the Money in the World
Sam Rockwell Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Actress in Supporting Role
Mary J. Blige Mudbound
Allison Janney I, Tonya
Lesley Manville Phantom Thread
Laurie Metcalf Lady Bird
Octa Spencer The Shape Water

Best Original Screenplay
The Big Sick
Get Out
Lady Bird
The Shape Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Adapted Screenplay
Call Me By Your Name
The Disaster Artist
Molly's Game

Best Documentary
Abacus: Small Enough to Jail
Faces Places
Last Men in Aleppo
Strong Island

Best Song
"Mighty River" Mudbound
"Mystery Love" Call Me By Your Name
"Remember Me" Coco
"Stand Up for Something" Marshall
"This is Me" The Greatest Showman

Best Cinematography
Blade Runner 2049
Darkest Hour
The Shape Water

Best Costume Design
Beauty & the Beast
Darkest Hour
Phantom Thread
The Shape Water
Victoria & Abdul

Best Animated Feature
The Boss Baby
The Breadwinner
Loving Vincent

Best Animated Short
Dear Basketball
Garden Party
Negative Space
Revolting Rhymes

Winners will be announced at the Oscars gala on March 4 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Jimmy Kimmel will host the event for second, consecutive year.

By Wade Sheridan and Karen Butler,

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