Traverse City Record-Eagle

January 10, 2013

2013 Oscar nominations are out

From staff reports

LOS ANGELES — “Lincoln” is leading the pack with a dozen Oscar nominations, as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the contenders for Oscars this morning.

Here’s the list:

Best Picture


Django Unchained

Les Miserables

Life of Pi



Silver Linings Playbook

Zero Dark Thirty

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best Actress

Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty

Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook

Emmanuelle Riva, Amour

Quvenzhane Wallis, Beasts of the Southern Wile

Naomi Watts, The Impossible

Best Actor

Bradley Cooper, Silver Linings Playbook

Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln

Hugh Jackman, Les Miserables

Joaquin Phoenix, The Master

Denzel Washington, Flight

Best Supporting Actress

Amy Adams, The Master

Sally Field, Lincoln

Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables

Helen Hunt, The Sessions

Jackie Weaver, Silver Linings Playbook

Best Supporting Actor

Alan Arkin, Argo

Robert De Niro, Silver Linings Playbook

Philip Seymour Hoffman, The Master

Tommy Lee Jones, Lincoln

Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained

Original Song

Before My Time, Chasing Ice

Everybody Needs a Best Friend, Ted

Pi’s Lullaby, Life of Pi

Skyfall, Skyfall

Suddenly, Les Miserables

Animated Feature Film




The Pirates! Band of Misfits

Wreck-It Ralph


Michael Haneke, Amour

Ang Lee, Life of Pi

David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook

Steven Spielberg, Lincoln

Benh Zeitlin, Beasts of the Southern Wild


Foreign Language Film




A Royal Affair

War Witch

Writing – Adapted Screenplay

Argo, Chris Terrio

Beasts of the Southern Wild, Lucy Alibar & Benh Zeitlin

Life of Pi, David Magee

Lincoln, Tony Kushner

Silver Linings Playbook, David O. Russell

Documentary – Feature

5 Broken Cameras

The Gatekeepers

How to Survive in a Plaque

The Invisible War

Searching for Sugar Man


Anna Karenina

Django Unchained

Life of Pi



Awards will be presented during a live Oscars show on ABC Feb. 24.

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