Jennifer Lawrence and Philip Seymour Hoffman Nominated For Academy Awards
Jennifer Lawrence has been nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 85th Academy Awards for her performance in Silver Linings Playbook. Jennifer goes up against Naomi Watts (The Impossible), Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty), Emmanuelle Riva (Amour) and Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts Of The Southern Wild). This is Lawrence’s 2nd Oscar nomination.
Also nominated is Philip Seymour Hoffman for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in The Master alongside Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained), Robert DeNiro (Silver Linings Playbook), Alan Arkin (Argo) and Tommy Lee Jones (Lincoln). This marks Hoffman’s 4th Oscar nomination, winning once for his performance in Capote.
The nominations were announced this morning by Seth MacFarlane and a very funny Emma Stone. Sadly, there were no nominations for The Hunger Games. Congratulations to both Jennifer and Philip, may the odds be ever in their favor! To see the full list of Nominees, please visit the Oscar site.