Lucien Predicts The 2020 Oscar Nominations

Lucien WD
Lucien WD
Jan 12 · 1 min read

Tomorrow morning the Academy will announce the nominations for the 92nd Oscars, in a year with no obvious Best Picture frontrunner and a weird but solid assortment of films competing for the top prizes. Here are my predictions for those shortlists in the major categories…

Best Picture

  • 1917
  • Jojo Rabbit
  • Marriage Story
  • The Irishman
  • Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood
  • Parasite
  • Joker
  • Little Women

Unlikely, but would be nice: Uncut Gems

Best Director

  • Bong Joon-Ho
  • Quentin Tarantino
  • Sam Mendes
  • Martin Scorsese
  • Greta Gerwig

Unlikely, but would be nice: Josh and Benny Safdie

Best Actor

  • Joaquin Phoenix
  • Adam Driver
  • Leonardo DiCaprio
  • Antonio Banderas
  • Taron Egerton

Unlikely, but would be nice: Adam Sandler

Best Actress

  • Scarlett Johansson
  • Renee Zellweger
  • Charlize Theron
  • Saoirse Ronan
  • Awkwafina

Unlikely, but would be nice: Ana de Armas

Best Supporting Actor

  • Al Pacino
  • Brad Pitt
  • Anthony Hopkins
  • Tom Hanks
  • Joe Pesci

Unlikely, but would be nice: Willem Dafoe

Best Supporting Actress

  • Florence Pugh
  • Margot Robbie
  • Annette Bening
  • Laura Dern
  • Jennifer Lopez

Unlikely, but would be nice: Thomasin McKenzie

Best Original Screenplay

  • Parasite
  • 1917
  • Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood
  • Marriage Story
  • Knives Out

Best Adapted Screenplay

  • The Irishman
  • Little Women
  • Joker
  • The Two Popes
  • Jojo Rabbit

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Communications student at Dublin City University.

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