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Joker leads the way in the 2020 Oscar nominations
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Joker leads the way in the 2020 Oscar nominations

1917, Joker and Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood have scored the most nominations at this year's Academy Awards. 

The nominations were unveiled this morning in Los Angeles by Issa Rae and John Cho. 

Joker scored the most nominations with 11 in all, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay, while Joaquin Phoenix will start as the heavy favourite to pick up Best Actor. 

Sam Mendes' World War I thriller picked up 10 nominations, the same as The Irishman and Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood, while Jojo Rabbit, Korean movie Parasite, Little Women, Marriage Story and Ford Vs. Ferrari also did well. 

The Oscars, which are now in their 92nd year, will take place on February 9th at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles.

For the second year in succession, the ceremony will have no host. 

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The full list of nominations for the 2020 Academy Awards is as follows:

Best Picture

Ford Vs. Ferrari

The Irishman

Jojo Rabbit

Joker

Little Women

Marriage Story

1917

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

Parasite

 

Best Director

Martin Scorsese, The Irishman

Todd Phillips, Joker

Sam Mendes, 1917

Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

Bong Joon-Ho, Parasite

 

Best Actor

Antonio Banderas, Pain And Glory

Leonardo DiCaprio, Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

Adam Driver, Marriage Story

Joaquin Phoenix, Joker

Jonathan Price, The Two Popes

 

Best Actress

Cynthia Erivo, Harriet

Scarlett Johansson, Marriage Story

Saoirse Ronan, Little Women

Charlize Theron, Bombshell

Renee Zelwegger, Judy

 

Best Supporting Actor

Tom Hanks, A Beautiful Day In The Neighbourhood

Anthony Hopkins, The Two Popes

Al Pacino, The Irishman

Joe Pesci, The Irishman

Brad Pitt, Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

 

Best Supporting Actress

Kathy Bates, Richard Jewell

Laura Dern, Marriage Story

Scarlett Johansson, Jojo Rabbit

Florence Pugh, Little Women

Margot Robbie, Bombshell

 

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Irishman, Steve Zaillian

Jojo Rabbit, Taika Waititi

Joker, Todd Phillips, Scott Silver

Little Women, Greta Gerwig

The Two Popes, Anthony McCarten

 

Best Original Screenplay

Knives Out, Rian Johnson

Marriage Story, Noah Baumbach

1917, Sam Mendes, Krysty Wilson-Cairns

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood, Quentin Tarantino

Parasite, Bong Joon-Ho

 

Best Animated Feature

How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

I Lost My Body

Klaus

Missing Link

Toy Story 4

 

Best Documentary

American Factory

The Cave

The Edge Of Democracy

For Sama

Honeyland

 

Best Foreign Language Film

Corpus Christi

Honeyland

Les Miserables

Pain And Glory

Parasite

 

Best Cinematography

The Irishman

Joker

The Lighthouse

1917

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

 

Best Costume Design

The Irishman

Jojo Rabbit

Joker

Little Women

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

 

Best Film Editing

Ford Vs. Ferrari

The Irishman

Jojo Rabbit

Joker

Parasite

 

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

Bombshell

Joker

Judy

Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil

1917

 

Best Original Score

Joker

Little Women

Marriage Story

1917

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker

 

Best Original Song

'I Can't Let You Throw Yourself Away' - Toy Story 4

'I’m Gonna Love Me Again', Rocketman

'I’m Standing With You', Breakthrough

'Into the Unknown', Frozen 2

'Stand Up', Harriet

 

Best Production Design

The Irishman

Jojo Rabbit

1917

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

 

Parasite

 

Best Sound Editing

Ford Vs. Ferrari

Joker

1917

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker 

 

Best Sound Mixing

Ad Astra

Ford Vs Ferrari

Joker

1917

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

 

Best Visual Effects

Avengers: Endgame

The Irishman

The Lion King

1917

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker

 

Best Animated Short

Dcera

Hair Love

Kitbull

Memorable

A Sister

 

Best Documentary Short

In The Absence

Learning To Skateboard In A War Zone If You're A Girl

Life Overtakes Me

St. Louis Superman

Walk, Run, Cha-Cha

 

Best Live Action Short

Brotherhood

Nefta Football Club

The Neighbour's Window

Saria

A Sister

 

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