The movie industry’s biggest night of the year is almost here, as the 90th annual Academy Awards, also called the Oscars, are set to top off the weekend.
Late night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel will return as host for a second year. The frontrunner for Best Picture and Best Director is Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water, with 13 nominations, followed by eight nods for Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk and seven for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.
Among those nominated for Best Actress is Three Billboards’ Frances McDormand, while Sam Rockwell is up for Best Supporting Actor for that film.
The A-list of those presenting includes: Sandra Bullock, Dave Chappelle, Jane Fonda, Jodie Foster, Ashley Judd, Nicole Kidman, Matthew McConaughey, Lupita Nyong’o, Jennifer Garner, and Mark Hamill.
The Academy Awards will air on Sunday, March 4 at 8pm Eastern, on ABC.
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