Oscar Nominations 2012! Who Earned a Nod?
The moment that movie fans have been waiting all year for is finally here, as the nominations for the 2012 Academy Awards are about to be announced. And with a tight and somewhat underwhelming race this year, who will be walking away with Oscars gold?
The Help and The Artist were both the morning's big winners, each landing four Oscar nominations each -- including Best Picture. But how did more mainstream films like The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and Moneyball fare? See the full list below:
Best Supporting Actress: Berenice Bejo -- The Artist Jessica Chastain -- The Help Melissa McCarthy -- Bridesmaids Janet McTier -- Albert Nobbs Octavia Spencer -- The Help
Best Supporting Actor: Kenneth Branagh -- My Week With Marilyn Jonah Hill -- Moneyball Nick Nolte -- Warrior Christopher Plummer - The Beginners Max Von Sydow -- Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
Best Actress: Glenn Close -- Albert Nobbs Viola Davis -- The Help Rooney Mara -- Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Meryl Streep -- Iron Lady Michelle Williams -- My Week With Marilyn
Best Actor: Damian Bechir -- A Better Life George Clooney -- The Descendants Jean Dujardin -- The Artist Gary Oldman -- Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Brad Pitt -- Moneyball
Michel Hazanavicius -- The Artist Alex Payne -- The Descendants Martin Scorsese -- Hugo Woody Allen -- Midnight in Paris Terrence Malick -- Tree of Life
Best Original Screenplay: The Artist Bridesmaids Margin Call Midnight in Paris A Separation
Best Adapted Screenplay: Descandants Hugo Ides of March Moneyball Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Best Animated Film: A Cat in Paris Chico and Rita Kung Fu Panda 2 Puss In Boots Rango
Best Picture: War Horse The Artist Moneyball The Descandants The Tree of Life Midnight in Paris The Help Hugo Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close