For movie lovers and celebrity watchers alike, the Academy Awards are the highlight of the year. On January 15, the official nominees were announced, followed by an exciting countdown towards the big night, which takes place at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 22, 2015. This year will be the 87th Academy Awards.
Last year, the Best Picture award went to the critically acclaimed motion picture 12 Years a Slave and the Best Director award went to Alfonso Cuaron for Gravity. The Best Actor award was scooped by Matthew McConaughey for Dallas Buyers Club and Best Supporting Actor went to his co-star, Jared Leto for the same movie. Cate Blanchett took home the Best Actress award for Blue Jasmine, while Best Supporting Actress went to newcomer Lupita Nyong’o for her incredible performance of a severely abused slave in 12 Years a Slave.
In anticipation of the big event Tribute will be providing a list of the nominees and a score card so you can see which movies and actors are nominated. Check off the ones you think will win!