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Netflix originals bag several Oscar nominations

The jury has spoken. The nominations are out. And now we play the waiting game. The countdown for the 92nd Academy Awards has officially commenced.

The nominees in every category are looking uncompromisingly resolute, with incredible films taking up all the top spots on the list. But the icing on the cake in this year’s nominations is that some glorious original Netflix productions have also found themselves placed among the list of contenders for the prestigious golden statuette.

Scorsese’s The Irishman alone has received 10 nominations, the second most after box-office sensation Joker that bagged 11. Similarly, Marriage Story has 6 nominations to its name.

Here are the various nominees listed categorically:

BEST PICTURE
The Irishman

Source: Netflix


Marriage Story

Source: Netflix

ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Laura Dern – Marriage Story

Source: Netflix trailer for Marriage Story, YouTube

ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Anthony Hopkins – Two Popes

Source: Netflix trailer for Two Popes, YouTube


Al Pacino – The Irishman

Source: Netflix trailer for The Irishman, YouTube


Joe Pesci – The Irishman

Source: Netflix trailer for The Irishman, YouTube

ANIMATED FEATURE
I Lost My Body

Source: Netflix

Klaus

Source: Netflix

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
The Irishman – Steven Zaillian

Source: Netflix, YouTube

Two Popes – Anthony McCarten

Source: Netflix, YouTube

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Marriage Story – Noah Baumbach

Source: Flickr

ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
Adam Driver – Marriage Story

Source: Netflix trailer for Marriage Story, YouTube


Johnathan Pryce – Two Popes

Source: Netflix trailer for Two Popes, YouTube

ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE
Scarlett Johansson – Marriage Story

Source: Netflix trailer for Marriage Story, YouTube

DIRECTOR
Martin Scorsese – The Irishman

Source: Wikimedia Commons

PRODUCTION DESIGN
The Irishman

Source: Netflix trailer for The Irishman, YouTube

CINEMATOGRAPHY
The Irishman

Source: Netflix trailer for The Irishman, YouTube

COSTUME DESIGN
The Irishman

Source: Netflix trailer for The Irishman, YouTube

ORIGINAL SCORE
Randy Newman – Marriage Story

Source: Wikimedia Commons

VISUAL EFFECTS
The Irishman

Source: Netflix trailer for The Irishman, YouTube

FILM EDITING
The Irishman

Source: Netflix trailer for The Irishman, YouTube

It looks like Netflix would possibly have its hands full (of golden statuettes) at the end of the awards night.


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