Who will present
Last year’s acting winners – Laura Dern, Joaquin Phoenix, Brad Pitt and Renee Zellweger – as well as Angela Bassett, Halle Berry, Bong Joon Ho, Don Cheadle, Brian Cranston, Harrison Ford, Regina King, Marley Matlin, Rita Moreno, Reese Witherspoon . And Zendaya.
Are the Oscars the same as the Academy Awards?
What should you look for?
When it comes to films themselves, David Fincher’s Black and White Old Hollywood biopic, about making “Citizen Kane” of “Munk,” leads all films with 10, including Best Picture and Best Director Huh. But it is a crowded run for second place with six nominations for “The Father,” Judas and the Black Messiah, “Minari,” “Nomadland,” Sound of Metal, and “The Trial of the Chicago 7” Emerald. Everyone made great pictures with Fennell’s “Promising Young Women”.
Who do we think will win?
Our Prospective Columnist, Kyle Buchanan, has made some guessess, but there may well be many wild-card winners this year.
Chadwick Boseman, Joe Died of colon cancerAt the age of 43, in August, a posthumous Best Actor victory at home seems to be a lock for his final film role as a trumpeter in “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”. “Nomadland” has the best picture after wins at the Golden Globe and Critics’ Choice Awards (and the best director win for Chloe Zhao at each event), but sleeper picks such as “The Trial of the Chicago 7” or “Minari”, ” Who was reunited to win a Best Foreign Language Film at the Globes, May surprise us.