After the Valentine’s Day fever ends, movie lovers can rejoice because the stage is ready for the Oscars. In an official announcement, it is noted that Jimmy Kimmel will return as the host of the Oscars.
You can watch the grand event live on March 4th, 2018. You can save the date as it promises to be a night to remember for all the film fans. As Oscar celebrates its 90th anniversary, movie buffs will be glad to know that the 90th Academy Awards will be seen at Dolby Theatre at Hollywood and Highland Centre in Hollywood.
After the nominations were announced, it was seen that Guillermo del Toro’s “The Shape of Water” led the pack with 13 solid nominations. Close at its heels is Dunkirk with 8 nominations and Martin McDonagh’s “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” follows with 7 nominations. The three musketeers have all received nominations in the “Best Picture” category.
Some of the finest talents of the generation who have earned their nominations in the Lead Actor category are Timothee Chalamet “Call me by your Name”, Daniel Day-Lewis for “Phantom Thread”, Gary Oldman for “Darkest Hour” and Denzel Washington for “Roman J. Israel, Esq”.
In the lead actress category, one will find Sally Hawkins for “The Shape of Water”, Margot Robbie for “I, Tonya”, Meryl Streep for “The Post”, Frances McDermond for “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” and Saoirse Ronan for “Lady Bird”.
For the Supporting Actor and Supporting Actress categories, one can find William Dafoe,Woody Harelson, Sam Rockwell and Christopher Plummer. Apart from the leading ladies, we have a few actresses in the Supporting Actress category who have impressed us with their performances. The names which are finalized for this category include Allison Janney, Laurie Metcalf, Octavia Spencer, Lesley Manville and Mary J. Blige.