The 94th Oscars

The 94th Oscars

Mia Welsh


             The 94th Academy Awards are coming up (more commonly known as the Oscars). The Oscars are a yearly event that awards some of the most outstanding movies and acting, and there were so many outstanding movies this past year. There are 23 Oscar categories this year. If you want to see what movies and actors and actresses are nominated check out the official Oscar nominations. This year the Oscars will be on March 27, 2022, at 5 P.M. and will be hosted by Regina Hall, Wanda Sykes, and Amy Schumer.   

Here are some of the nominations for the biggest categories:

Best Picture:

  • BELFAST Laura Berwick, Kenneth Branagh, Becca Kovacik, and Tamar Thomas, Producers
  • CODA Philllippe Rousselet, Fabrice Gianfermi and Patrick Wachsberger, Producers
  • DON’T LOOK UP Adam McKay and Kevin Messick, Producers
  • DRIVE MY CAR Teruhisa Yamamoto, Producer
  • DUNE Mary Parent, Denis Villeneuve, and Cale Boyter, Producers
  • KING RICHARD Tim White, Trevor White, and Will Smith, Producers
  • LICORICE PIZZA Sara Murphy, Adam Somner, and Paul Thomas Anderson, Producers
  • NIGHTMARE ALLEY Guillermo del Toro, J. Miles Dale, and Bradley Cooper, Producers
  • THE POWER OF THE DOG Jane Campion, Tanya Seghatchian, Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, and Roger Frappier, Producers
  • WEST SIDE STORY Steven Spielberg and Kristie Macosko Krieger, Producers

Actor in Leading Role: 

  • Javier Bardem in BEING THE RICARDOS
  • Benedict Cumberbatch in THE POWER OF THE DOG
  • Andrew Garfield in TICK, TICK…BOOM!
  • Will Smith in KING RICHARD
  • Denzel Washington in THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH

Actress in a leading role:

  • Jessica Chastain in THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE
  • Olivia Colman in THE LOST DAUGHTER
  • Penélope Cruz in PARALLEL MOTHERS
  • Nicole Kidman in BEING THE RICARDOS
  • Kristen Stewart in SPENCER


Comment what your favorite movie was this year and your favorite actor and/or actress.