AceShowbiz - "Everything Everywhere All at Once" has led the 2023 Oscar nominations with 11 nods. The shortlists for the 95th Academy Awards were revealed on Tuesday, January 24, 2023 with the sci-fi blockbuster coming out on top placing in categories including Best Picture, Best Actress for Michelle Yeoh, and a joint nomination in the Best Director list for Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert with "The Banshees of Inisherin" and "All Quiet on the Western Front" coming in with nine nods each.
Landing a Best Actor nomination for his portrayal of Elvis Presley in "Elvis", Austin Butler will go up against Colin Farrell ("The Banshees of Inisherin"), Brendan Fraser ("The Whale"), Paul Mescal ("Aftersun"), and Bill Nighy ("Living").
Farrell's "The Banshees of Inisherin" co-stars Brendan Gleeson and Barry Keoghan are both up for Best Supporting Actor for their roles in the film and they will face competition from Brian Tyree Henry ("Causeway"), Judd Hirsch ("The Fabelmans"), and Ke Huy Quan ("Everything Everywhere All at Once").
Another "Banshees" star Kerry Condon is nominated in the Best Supporting Actress category alongside Angela Bassett ("Black Panther: Wakanda Forever"), Hong Chau ("The Whale") with Jamie Lee Curtis facing off against her "Everything Everywhere All at Once" co-star Stephanie Hsu.
The Best Actress category is led by "Everything Everywhere All at Once" star Michelle Yeoh and she will face Cate Blanchett, who is nominated for her role in "Tar", and Ana de Armas for her role in Marilyn Monroe biopic "Blonde" as well as Andrea Riseborough ("To Leslie") and Michelle Williams ("The Fabelmans").
Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert top the Best Director category for "Everything Everywhere All at Once" along with "The Banshees of Inisherin" 's Martin McDonagh. They will battle for the trophy against Steven Spielberg ("The Fabelmans"), Todd Field ("Tar"), and Ruben Ostlund ("Triangle of Sadness").
The coveted Best Picture category will pitch "Everything Everywhere All at Once" against "Banshees" as well as blockbuster sequels "Avatar: The Way of Water" and "Top Gun: Maverick". The other nominees in the category include "All Quiet on the Western Front", "Elvis", "The Fabelmans", "Tar", "Triangle of Sadness", and "Women Talking".
Riz Ahmed and Allison Williams hosted the nominations announcement presentation at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theatre in Beverly Hills, California. The 95th Academy Awards - hosted by Jimmy Kimmel - will take place on Sunday, March 12 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
The 2023 Oscars nominations are:
Best Actress in a Leading Role:
Best Actor in a Leading Role:
Best Actor in a Supporting Role:
Best Actress in a Supporting Role:
Best Writing (Original Screenplay):
Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay):
Best International Feature Film:
Best Animated Feature Film:
Best Documentary Feature:
Best Film Editing:
Best Music (Original Score):
Best Music (Original Song):
Best Visual Effects:
Best Production Design:
Best Costume Design:
Best Makeup and Hairstyling:
Best Animated Short Film:
Best Live Action Short Film:
Documentary Short Subject: