Oscar 2020: Acting Nominations: New faces, Vet Stars

Every year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) nominate 20 actors in four categories: Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, and Best Supporting Actress.

Lead Actor:

Antonio Banderas, “Pain and Glory” (first time nominee)
Leonardo DiCaprio, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”
Adam Driver, “Marriage Story” (first-timer)
Joaquin Phoenix, “Joker”
Jonathan Pryce, “The Two Popes” (first timer)

Lead Actress:

Cynthia Erivo, “Harriet” (first timer)
Scarlett Johansson, “Marriage Story”
Saoirse Ronan, “Little Women”
Charlize Theron, “Bombshell” (Oscar winner)
Renee Zellweger, “Judy” (Oscar winner)

Supporting Actor:

Tom Hanks, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” (Oscar winner)
Anthony Hopkins, “The Two Popes” (Oscar winner)
Al Pacino, “The Irishman” (Oscar winner)
Joe Pesci, “The Irishman” (Oscar winner)
Brad Pitt, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” (Oscar nominee)

Supporting Actress:

Kathy Bates, “Richard Jewell” (Oscar winner)
Laura Dern, “Marriage Story” (Oscar nominee)
Scarlett Johansson, “Jojo Rabbit” (First Timer)
Florence Pugh, “Little Women” (First Timer)
Margot Robbie, “Bombshell” (Oscar Nominee)