• Actor Chris Hemsworth (left) and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced the nominees for the 86th Annual Academy Awards in the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater, Jan. 16, 2014, Los Angeles, California. (
  • Winners of the "Academy Awards," often referred to as "The Oscars," are awarded these statuettes by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The 86th Academy Awards ceremony will be held in March in Los Angeles, California. (
  • Spike Jonze, writer of the original screenplay of “Her,” was one of the nominees for best screenplay. (
  •  “Gravity” was nominated best motion picture of the year. (
  • Actress Sandra Bullock was nominated for best actress for her performance in "Gravity." (
  • The French-Belgian film based on a series of children's books of the same name, “Ernest & Celestine,” was nominated for best animated feature film. (

  • Jennifer Lawrence was nominated for best supporting actress in “American Hustle.” (
  • Leonardo DiCaprio was nominated in the best actor category for his performance in “The Wolf of Wall Street.” (
  • Jonah Hill was nominated for his supporting role in “The Wolf of Wall Street.” (
  • Steve McQueen was nominated for achievement in directing for the film “12 Years a Slave.” (
  • “12 Years a Slave” was nominated for best motion picture of the year. (
  • “Dirty Wars” was nominated for best documentary feature of the year. (
  • Julia Roberts was nominated for her performance in a supporting role in the film “August: Osage County.” (
  • “Nebraska” was nominated for best motion picture of the year. (
  • “Dallas Buyers Club” was nominated for the best motion picture of the year. (
  • Christian Bale was nominated for best actor in a leading role for his performance in “American Hustle.” (
  • Bradley Cooper was nominated for his supporting role in “American Hustle.” (
  • “Captain Phillips,” starring Tom Hanks, was nominated for best motion picture of the year. (

The 86th Academy Awards Nominees

Published January 16, 2014

The nominees for the 2014 Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning in Los Angeles, California.

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