-A quick listing of who we think will be nominated for the Picture and Acting awards at the Oscars, announced on the morning of 1/24.

Best Picture:


1- La La Land

2- Moonlight

3- Manchester by the Sea

Likely Nominated:

4- Hacksaw Ridge

5- Lion

6- Hidden Figures

7- Hell or High Water

Could be Taken Depending on How Many are Nominated:

8- Arrival

9- Fences

10- Silence

Longer Shots:

11- Loving

12- 20th Century Women

13- Nocturnal Animals

14- Florence Foster Jenkins

15- Sully

16- Jackie

17- The Jungle Book

18- Zootopia


Best Actor: 


1- Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)

2- Denzel Washington (Fences)

3- Ryan Gosling (La La Land)

Likely Nominated:

4- Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge)

Battling It Out for Spot #5:

5- Joel Edgerton (Loving)

6- Viggo Mortensen (Captain Fantastic)

Longer Shots:

7- Tom Hanks (Sully)

8- Adam Driver (Paterson)

9- Andrew Garfield (Silence)

Doubtful but Anything Can Happen:

10- Jake Gyllenhaal (Nocturnal Animals)

11- Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool)

12- Michael Keaton (The Founder)


Best Actress:


1- Natalie Portman (Jackie)

2- Emma Stone (La La Land)

Likely Nominated but Who Knows in This Category..:

3- Isabelle Huppert (Elle)

4- Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins)

Decent Shots:

5- Ruth Negga (Loving)

6- Amy Adams (Arrival)

7- Annette Bening (20th Century Women)

8- Emily Blunt (The Girl on the Train)

Longer Shots:

9- Jessica Chastain (Miss Sloane)

10- Taraji P. Henson (Hidden Figures)

11- Rebecca Hall (Christine)

12- Hailee Steinfeld (The Edge of Seventeen)


Best Supporting Actor:


1- Mahershala Ali (Moonlight)

2- Jeff Bridges (Hell or High Water)

3- Dev Patel (Lion)

Battling It Out for the Last 2 Spots:

4- Hugh Grant (Florence Foster Jenkins)

5- Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Nocturnal Animals)

6- Lucas Hedges (Manchester by the Sea)

7- Ben Foster (Hell or High Water)

8- Michael Shannon (Nocturnal Animals)

Longer Shots:

9- Kevin Costner (Hidden Figures)

10- Adam Driver (Silence)

11- Stephen McKinley Henderson (Fences)

12- Shia LaBeouf (American Honey)


Best Supporting Actress:


1- Viola Davis (Fences)

2- Naomie Harris (Moonlight)

3- Michelle Williams (Manchester by the Sea)

4- Nicole Kidman (Lion)

The 5th Spot Goes To?:

5- Octavia Spencer (Hidden Figures)

6- Janelle Monae (Hidden Figures)

7- Greta Gerwig (20th Century Women)

Other Possibilities if the Others Falter:

8- Felicity Jones (A Monster Calls)

9- Hayley Squires (I, Daniel Blake)

10- Helen Mirren (Eye in the Sky)

11- Lily Gladstone (Certain Women)

12- Lupita Nyong’o (Queen of Katwe)