"The Shape of Water", "Three Billboards" among leading nominees for 90th Annual Academy Awards

Posted on: January 23rd, 2018 by ABC News No Comments

“The Shape of Water” Photo: Kerry Hayes/Fox Searchlight Pictures(LOS ANGELES) — Writer/director Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water, the story of a mute woman who falls in love with an aquatic being, leads all nominees for the 90th Annual Academy Awards, with 13.  The nominees were announced Tuesday morning by Andy Serkis and Tiffany Haddish. 

The 90th annual Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will air March 4 on ABC.

Here are the nominees in key categories:

Best Picture
The Shape of Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Lady Bird
The Post
Phantom Thread
Get Out
Call Me By Your Name
Darkest Hour

Best Director
Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water
Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk
Jordan Peele, Get Out
Greta Gerwig, Lady Bird
Paul Thomas Anderson, Phantom Thread

Best Actor
Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour
Timothee Chalamet, Call Me By Your Name
Daniel Day Lewis, Phantom Thread
Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out
Denzel Washington, Roman J. Israel Esq.

Best Actress
Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water
Margot Robbie, I, Tonya
Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird
Meryl Streep, The Post

Best Supporting Actor
Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project
Woody Harrelson, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Richard Jenkins, The Shape of Water
Christopher Plummer, All the Money in the World
Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards

Best Supporting Actress
Mary J. Blige, Mudbound
Allison Janney, I, Tonya
Leslie Manville, Phantom Thread
Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird
Octavia Spencer, The Shape of Water

Best Original Song
“Mystery of Love,” Call Me By Your Name
“Mighty River,” Mudbound
“Remember Me,” Coco
“Stand Up for Something,” Marshall
“This Is Me,” The Greatest Showman

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
Call Me By Your Name
The Disaster Artist
Molly’s Game

Writing (Original Screenplay)
Three Billboard Outside Ebbing, Missouri
The Big Sick
Get Out
Lady Bird
The Shape of Water

Best Foreign Language Film
A Fantastic Woman 
The Insult
On Body and Soul
The Square

Best Animated Feature Film
The Boss Baby
The Breadwinner
Loving Vincent

Production Design
Beauty and the Beast
Blade Runner 2049
The Shape of Water
Darkest Hour

Blade Runner 2049
Darkest Hour
The Shape of Water

Costume Design
Beauty and the Beast
Darkest Hour
Phantom Thread
The Shape of Water
Victoria & Abdul

Sound Editing
Baby Driver
Blade Runner 2049
The Shape of Water
Star Wars: The last Jedi

Sound Mixing
Baby Driver
Blade Runner 2049
The Shape of Water
Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Short Film — Animated
Dear Basketball
Negative Space
Garden Party
Revolting Rhymes

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