************************Like Joker, The Irishman, and Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood are all up for the best picture prize.The other nominees are Ford vs Ferrari (aka Le Mans 90, Jojo Rabbit, Little Women, Marriage Story and South Korean film Parasite. Phoenix is joined in the best actor category by Marriage Story’s Adam Driver, Once Upon a Time’s Leonardo DiCaprio, Pain and Glory’s Antonio Banderas and The Two Popes’ Pryce.
Erivo’s best actress rivals include Little Women’s Saoirse Ronan, Bombshell star Charlize Theron and Renee Zellweger for Judy.
Scarlett Johansson is nominated for Marriage Story and gets another nod in the supporting actress category for Jojo Rabbit.
Johansson’s Marriage Story co-star Laura Dern is also in the running for that award, as is Bombshell’s Margot Robbie.Pugh and Kathy Bates – up for her fourth Oscar for Clint Eastwood film Richard Jewell – complete the line-up in this category.Brad Pitt is up for best supporting actor for Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood, as is The Irishman’s Al Pacino and Joe Pesci.Hopkins and Tom Hanks – up for The Two Popes and A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood respectively – are the other supporting actor nominees.
Britain’s Sam Mendes joins The Irishman’s Martin Scorsese, Joker’s Todd Phillips, Parasite’s Bong Joon-ho and Tarantino in the best director category.
)The recently knighted Sir Samsaid he “couldn’t be more thrilled” by the nominations for his World War One epic, which he call ed “a labor of love for many people.”Parasite and Pedro Almodovar’s Pain & Glory are also up for the international feature film award – previously known as best foreign film.
Netflix – the subscription giant behind Marriage Story, The Irishman and The Two. Popes – has received more than 24 nominations.
These include two nods in the best animated film category, where its films I Lost My Body and Klaus are up against Missing Link, Toy Story 4 and the third How to Train Your Dragon film.
That means there is no room for Frozen 2, whose only nomination comes in the best song category for Into the Unknown.
Elton John biopic Rocketman also gets its only nomination in this category, alongside tracks from Toy Story 4, Harriet and Breakthrough.
That film’s song, I’m Standing With You, marks the th time songwriter Diane Warren has been up for an Oscar – an award she has yet to win.
Other previous nominees in contention again include John Williams, who earns his 52 nd nomination for his score for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.(The) – year-old composer already holds the record for the most Oscar nominations ever received by a living individual. (The) nd Academy Awards will be held in Los Angeles on 9 February.