Oscars 2021 nominations: Best actor and Best Supporting Actor

Naomi Gordon
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Photo credit: Amazon Studios

From Good Housekeeping

The 2021 Oscar nominations have been announced this afternoon (Monday, March 15th) by Priyankra Chopra and Nick Jonas, including the categories for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor.

Our Best Actor predictions included Riz Ahmed for Sound of Metal, Anthony Hopkins for The Father and Tahar Rahim The Mauritanian for Best Actor; and Judas and the Black Messiah's Daniel Kaluuya, and Sacha Baron Cohen for The Trial of the Chicago 7 for supporting actor.

Meanwhile, Best Actress nominees include Mank's Amanda Seyfried, Pieces of a Woman's Vanessa Kirby, Nomadland's Frances McDormand, The Father's Olivia Colman, and Andra Day for The United States vs. Billie Holiday.

An in-person Oscars ceremony will take place on Sunday, April 25th.

Here are the nominees for Best Actor:

Gary Oldman for Mank

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Photo credit: Netflix

Steven Yeun for Minari

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Photo credit: Minari


Chadwick Boseman for Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

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Photo credit: Netflix

Riz Ahmed for Sound of Metal

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Photo credit: Amazon Studios

Anthony Hopkins for The Father

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Photo credit: Film 4


Best Supporting Actor

Sacha Baron Cohen for The Trial of the Chicago 7

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Photo credit: Netflix

Lesley Odom Jr for One Night in Miami

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Photo credit: Amazon


Daniel Kaluuya for Judas and the Black Messiah

Photo credit: Warner Bros
Photo credit: Warner Bros


Paul Raci for Sound of Metal

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Photo credit: Amazon Studios


LaKeith Stanfield for Judas and the Black Messiah

Photo credit: Warner Bros
Photo credit: Warner Bros

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