The 2014 Oscar nominees are…

Lights. Cameras. Oscar.

The exciting 86th annual Oscar season is upon us as Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs and Chris Hemsworth revealed the nominees Jan. 16.

The announcement always piques curiosity  as fanatics begin to wonder who will wear what, who will be at the best parties, but most of all, who will walk away with a prestigious golden statuette.

Drumroll please.

Here are the nominees in the high profile categories:

Best Picture

American Hustle

Captain Phillips

Dallas Buyers Club





12 Years A Slave

The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Christian Bale – American Hustle

Bruce Dern – Nebraska

Leonardo DiCaprio – The Wolf of Wall Street

Chiwetel Ejiofor – 12 Years a Slave

Matthew McConaughey – Dallas Buyers Club

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Amy Adams – American Hustle

Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine

Sandra Bullock – Gravity

Judi Dench – Philomena

Meryl Streep – August: Osage County



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