News 23 January 2018

English actor Daniel Kaluuya nominated for Oscar

23 January 2018

UK actor Daniel Kaluuya  is nominated for the Best Leading Actor for his role in Get Out at this year’s Oscars.

Get Out has also been nominated for not one, but four Oscars, including the following categories; Best Picture, Best Director, Original Screenplay and Leading Actor.

Daniel Kaluuya will compete against the likes of Timothee Chalamet, Daniel Day-Lewis, Gary Oldman and Denzel Washington to take home the coveted prize.

We all have our fingers crossed for the British born actor of Ugandan heritage here at GRM. Below are a list of all the nominations at the Oscars this year:

Best Picture

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

Best Director

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

Leading Actress

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

Actress In A Supporting Role

Mary J. Blige, Mudbound
Octavia Spencer, The Shape Of Water
Alison Janney, I, Tonya
Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird
Lesley Manville, Phantom Thread

Leading Actor

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

Actor in a Supporting Role

Christopher Plummer, All The Money In The World
Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project
Woody Harrelson, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Richard Jenkins, The Shape Of Water

Foreign Language Film

A Fantastic Woman
The Insult
Body and Soul
The Square


Blade Runner
Darkest Hour
The Shape of Water
Original Score
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Phantom Thread
The Shape Of Water

Original Song

Sufjan Stevens, “Mystery Of Love” (Call Me By Your Name)
Mary J. Blige, “Mighty River” (Mudbound)
“Remember Me” (Coco)
“This Is Me” (The Greatest Showman)
“Stand Up For Something” (Marshall)