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A Look At The 2017 Oscar Nominations

January 24, 2017


The 89th Academy Awards nominees were announced this morning. La La Land leads with 14 nominations. This year there is a lot more diversity when it comes to the nominations. So please check out the 2017 Oscars which will air on ABC and will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel on February 26, 2017 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California.


Below are the 2017 nominees:


Best Picture:


La La Land


Manchester by the Sea



Hell or High Water

Hidden Figures

Hacksaw Ridge


Best Actor:

Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea

Denzel Washington, Fences

Ryan Gosling, La La Land

Vigo Mortenson, Captain Fantastic

Andrew Garfield, Hacksaw Ridge


Best Supporting Actor:

Dev Patel, Lion

Jeff Bridges, Hell or High Water

Mahershala Ali, Moonlight

Michael Shannon, Nocturnal Animals

Lucas Hedges, Manchester by the Sea


Best Actress:

Natalie Portman, Jackie

Emma Stone, La La Land

Meryl Streep, Florence Foster Jenkins

Isabelle Huppert, Elle

Ruth Negga, Loving


Best Supporting Actress:

Viola Davis, Fences

Octavia Spencer, Hidden Figures

Nicole Kidman, Lion

Naomie Harris, Moonlight

Michelle Williams, Manchester by the Sea

Janelle Monae, Hidden Figures


Best Director:

Damien Chazella, La La Land

Barry Jenkins, Moonlight

Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea

Mel Gibson, Hacksaw Ridge

Denis Villeneuve, Arrival


Best Cinematography:

Linus Sandgren, La La Land

Grieg Fraser, Lion

Bradford Young, Arrival

James Laxton, Moonlight

Rodrigo Prieto, Silence


Best Animated Film:


Kubo and the Two Strings


The Red Turtle

My Life as a Zucchini


Best Visual Effects:

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

The Jungle Book 
Doctor Strange 
Kubo and the Two Strings 
Deepwater Horizon


Best Adapted Screenplay: 
August Wilson, Fences 
Barry Jenkins, Moonlight 
Luke Davies, Lion 
Theodore Melfi, Hidden Figures
Eric Heisserer, Arrival


Best Original Screenplay: 
Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester By the Sea 
Damien Chazelle, La La Land 
Taylor Sheridan, Hell or High Water 
Yorgos Lanthimos, Efthymis Filippou, The Lobster 
Mike Mills, 20th Century Women


Best Costume Design:
Joanna Johnston, Allied 
Colleen Atwood, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 
Consolata Boyle, Florence Foster Jenkins 
Madeline Fontaine, Jackie 
Mary Zophres, La La Land


Best Documentary Feature: 
Fire at Sea 
I Am Not Your Negro 
Life, Animated 
O.J.: Made in America 


Best Documentary Short: 
4.1 Miles 
Joe’s Violin 
Watani: My Homeland 
The White Helmets


Achievement in Film Editing: 
Joe Walker, Arrival 
John Gilbert, Hacksaw Ridge 
Jake Roberts, Hell or High Water 
Tom Cross, La La Land 
Nat Sanders and Joi McMillon, Moonlight


Best Foreign Language Film: 
Land of Mine, Denmark 
A Man Called Ove, Sweden 
The Salesman, Iran 
Tanna, Australia 
Toni Erdmann, Germany


Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling: 
Eva von Bahr and Love Larson, A Man Called Ove 
Joel Harlow and Richard Alonzo, Star Trek Beyond 
Alessandro Bertolazzi, Giorgio Gregorini and Christopher Nelson , Suicide Squad


Best Original Score: 
Jackie, Mica Levi 
La La Land, Justin Hurwitz 
Lion, Dustin O’Halloran and Hauschka 
Moonlight, Nicholas Britell 
Passengers, Thomas Newman


Best Original Song: 
"Audition (The Fools Who Dream)" from La La Land
Music by Justin Hurwitz; Lyric by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul 

"Can’t Stop The Feeling" from Trolls 
Music and Lyric by Justin Timberlake, Max Martin and Karl Johan Schuster 

"City Of Stars" from La La Land 
Music by Justin Hurwitz; Lyric by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul 

"The Empty Chair" from Jim: The James Foley Story 
Music and Lyric by J. Ralph and Sting 

"How Far I’ll Go" from Moana 
Music and Lyric by Lin-Manuel Miranda


Achievement in Production Design: 
Production Design: Patrice Vermette
Set Decoration: Paul Hotte 

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Production Design: Stuart Craig
Set Decoration: Anna Pinnock 

Hail, Caesar!
Production Design: Jess Gonchor
Set Decoration: Nancy Haigh 

La La Land 
Production Design: David Wasco
Set Decoration: Sandy Reynolds-Wasco 

Production Design: Guy Hendrix Dyas 
Set Decoration: Gene Serdena


Best Animated Short Film: 
Blind Vaysha 
Borrowed Time 
Pear Cider and Cigarettes 


Best Live Action Short Film: 
Ennemis Intérieurs 
La Femme et le TGV 
Silent Nights 


Achievement in Sound Editing: 
Arrival, Sylvain Bellemare 
Deepwater Horizon, Wylie Stateman and Renée Tondelli 
Hacksaw Ridge, Robert Mackenzie and Andy Wright 
La La Land, Ai-Ling Lee and Mildred Iatrou Morgan 
Sully, Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman


Achievement in Sound Mixing: 
Arrival, Bernard Gariépy Strobl and Claude La Haye 
Hacksaw Ridge, Kevin O’Connell, Andy Wright, Robert Mackenzie and Peter Grace 
La La Land, Andy Nelson, Ai-Ling Lee and Steve A. Morrow 
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, David Parker, Christopher Scarabosio and Stuart Wilson 
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, Greg P. Russell, Gary Summers, Jeffrey J. Haboush and Mac Ruth



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