The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has released its full list of Oscar nominations for 2022. After a year that was slowed down by the COVID virus and extended awards season, the theatrical experience finally returned to a healthy pace and the 94th Academy Awards will take place on March 27, 2022. Here’s a look at who is up for awards this year.

Nominations for Best Picture have been announced. A few big names have dominated the big guilds and categories, including Best Director, Best Picture, and Best Original Screenplay. In fact, Netflix’s The Power of the Dog has racked up eight BAFTA nominations already. Another big name in Best Director could be Jane Campion, who was expected to be in the mix for her masterpiece, The Imitation Game. Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story is another strong candidate, with Ariana DeBose as Best Supporting Actress. As for Best Actor, the field looked tight going into the announcements.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, or the Academy, has announced the nominees for its 94th awards ceremony. The nominations for the next Oscars will be presented in 23 categories. Some of the most anticipated movies in the best picture category are Steven Spielberg’s remake of “West Side Story,” Paul Thomas Anderson’s “Licorice Pizza,” Denis Villeneuve’s “Dune,” and Spider-Man: No Way Home. The nominations will be announced on February 8 and broadcast live on ABC.

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The Oscars will take place on March 27, in person and on ABC. The ceremony will be held in Los Angeles. The nominees will be announced on March 26. The winner will be announced on the following day. The Academy has not yet announced the host. The last time the Academy Awards were postponed, the comedian Jimmy Kimmel was the host. In 2018, Kevin Hart was set to host, but dropped out after homophobic tweets resurfaced. Since then, the show has been hosted without a host.

The 2022 Oscars will take place on February 8 at 08:18 ET/05:18 PT. Previously, there were five to 10 Best Picture nominees. The current rules allowed for a maximum of 10 Best Picture nominees. Fortunately, Sony/Marvel’s Spider-Man: No Way Home is one of the big hit movies of the year, and it has been campaigning for a Best Picture nomination.

The Academy Awards are a big event, and the 94th Academy Awards are sure to be no different. Aside from the films that are sure to win in the film category, the major shows that will be nominated are the best films of the year. These award ceremonies recognize artistic and technical merit in the film industry. For this year’s ceremony, the 94th annual ceremony is scheduled for March 27, 2022.

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