Oscar 2019: Best Supporting Actor–Predictions

Best Supporting Actor:

Men of color and ethnic minorities–and first-timers–should be included in the race for Best Supporting Actor Oscar.

Frontrunners (in alphabetical order)

Mahershala Ali, Green Book

Timothee Chalamet, Beautiful Boy

Adam Driver, BlacKkKlansman

Richard E. Grant, Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mary Poppins Returns (not seen yet)


Strong Contenders

Steve Carell, Vice

Sam Elliott, A Star Is Born

Michael B. Jordan, Black Panther

Daniel Kaluuya, Widows


Long Shots

Russell Crowe, Boy Erased

Robert Forster, What They Had

Topher Grace, BlacKkKlansman

Armie Hammer, On the Basis of Sex

Brian Tyree Henry, If Beale Street Could Talk

John Krasinski, A Quiet Place

Matthew McConaughey, White Boy Rick

Sam Rockwell, Vice