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Below is the list of nominees for the 83rd annual Academy Awards. The Oscar ceremony will take place on March 7 and will be televised by ABC.

Best picture


“The Hurt Locker”

“Precious: Based on the novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire”

“Up in the Air”

“Inglourious Basterds”


“The Blind Side”

“District 9”

“An Education”

“A Serious Man”


George Clooney, “Up in the Air”

Jeff Bridges, “Crazy Heart”

Colin Firth, “A Single Man”

Morgan Freeman, “Invictus”

Jeremy Renner, “The Hurt Locker”


Meryl Streep, “Julie & Julia”

Sandra Bullock, “The Blind Side”

Gabourey Sidibe, “Precious: Based on the novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire”

Helen Mirren, “The Last Station”

Carey Mulligan, “An Education”

Supporting Actor

Matt Damon, “Invictus”

Woody Harrelson, “The Messenger”

Christopher Plummer, “The Last Station”

Stanley Tucci, “The Lovely Bones”

Christoph Waltz, “Inglourious Basterds”

Supporting Actress

Vera Farmiga, “Up in the Air”

Mo’Nique, “Precious”

Anna Kendrick, “Up in the Air”

Penelope Cruz, “Nine”

Maggie Gyllenhaal, “Crazy Heart”


Quentin Tarantino, “Inglourious Basterds”

Kathryn Bigelow, “The Hurt Locker”

James Cameron, “Avatar”

Lee Daniels, “Precious: Based on the novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire”

Jason Reitman, “Up in the Air”

Animated Feature



“Fantastic Mr. Fox”

“The Princess and the Frog”

“The Secret of Kells”

Original Screenplay

“The Hurt Locker”

“Inglourious Basterds”

“The Messenger”

“A Serious Man”


Adapted Screenplay

“District 9”

“An Education”

“In the Loop”


“Up in the Air”