2014 Oscar Nominations: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Barkhad Abdi, and Lupita Nyonog’o Score Nods

2014 Oscar Nominees

The nominations for the 86th Annual Academy Awards were just announced on January 16 at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences’ Beverly Hills headquarters. The cast and team behind 12 Years a Slave lead the nominations with 9 nods in most categories, including best actor and best supporting actress.

The Nominees

        Best Actor

      Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years a Slave

        Best Supporting Actor

      Barkhad Abdi, Captain Phillips

        Best Supporting Actress

      Lupita Nyong’o, 12 Years a Slave

        Best Picture

      12 Years a Slave

      The Oscars will air live on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at 7 p.m. ET on ABC. 
      For the full list of nominees, visit Oscar.com.