And the Nominations are in…….

Posted by David On January 25, 2012 ADD COMMENTS

The nominations for the 84th Academy Awards have been announced. Full details can be found at – – but below are the major ones for your perusal. No Best Picture nomination for Tinker, Tailor! WTH!

And dont forget that NCP will be having an Acadamy Award special Episode #18 (Feb 19th) where we will be discussing our picks for the major awards. How accurate will we be? Who knows, but it will be a lot of fun!

Actor in a Leading Role

    Demian Bichir – A Better Life
    George Clooney – The Descendants
    Jean Dujardin – The Artist
    Gary Oldman – Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
    Brad Pitt – Moneyball

Actor in a Supporting Role

    Kenneth Branagh – My Week with Marilyn
    Jonah Hill – Moneyball
    Nick Nolte – Warrior
    Christopher Plummer – Beginners
    Max von Sydow – Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

Actress in a Leading Role

    Glenn Close – Albert Nobbs
    Viola Davis – The Help
    Rooney Mara – The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
    Meryl Streep – The Iron Lady
    Michelle Williams – My Week with Marilyn

Actress in a Supporting Role

    Berenice Bejo – The Artist
    Jessica Chastain – The Help
    Melissa McCarthy – Bridesmaids
    Janet McTeer – Albert Nobbs
    Octavia Spencer – The Help


    The Artist – Michel Hazanavicius
    The Descendants – Alexander Payne
    Hugo – Martin Scorsese
    Midnight in Paris – Woody Allen
    The Tree of Life – Terrence Malick

Best Picture

    The Artist – Thomas Langmann, Producer
    The Descendants – Jim Burke, Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor, Producers
    Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close – Scott Rudin, Producer
    The Help – Brunson Green, Chris Columbus and Michael Barnathan, Producers
    Hugo – Graham King and Martin Scorsese, Producers
    Midnight in Paris – Letty Aronson and Stephen Tenenbaum, Producers
    Moneyball – Michael De Luca, Rachael Horovitz and Brad Pitt, Producers
    The Tree of Life – Nominees to be determined
    War Horse – Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy, Producers