Oscar Nominations Announced - 'Joker' Tops List

CBS News
January 13, 2020 - 7:06 am
Joaquin Phoenix



Joker" was nominated for 11 Academy Awards on Monday, the most of any of last year's films. The origin story for Batman's famous foe was closely followed by "The Irishman," "Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood" and "1917," with each movie receiving 10 Oscar nominations.

"Joker" star Joaquin Phoenix was nominated for best actor. At last week's Golden Globes, he took home the award for best actor in a drama.

Like the Golden Globes, the nominees for best director were all men. All the Oscar nominees are listed below by category.

Best picture

"Ford v Ferrari"

"The Irishman"

"Jojo Rabbit"


"Little Women"

"Marriage Story"


"Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"


Best director

Martin Scorsese, "The Irishman"

Todd Phillips, "Joker"

Sam Mendes, "1917"

Quentin Tarantino, "Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"

Bong Joon Ho, "Parasite"

Best actress

Cynthia Erivo, "Harriet"

Scarlett Johansson, "Marriage Story"

Saoirse Ronan, "Little Women"

Charlize Theron, "Bombshell"

Renee Zellweger, "Judy"

Best actor

Antonio Banderas, "Pain and Glory"

Leonardo DiCaprio, "Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"

Adam Driver, "Marriage Story"

Joaquin Phoenix, "Joker"

Jonathan Pryce, "The Two Popes"

Best supporting actress

Kathy Bates, "Richard Jewell"

Laura Dern, "Marriage Story"

Scarlett Johansson, "Jojo Rabbit"

Florence Pugh, "Little Women"

Margot Robbie, "Bombshell"

Best supporting actor

Tom Hanks, "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood"

Anthony Hopkins, "The Two Popes"

Al Pacino, "The Irishman"

Joe Pesci, "The Irishman"

Brad Pitt, "Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"

Original screenplay

Rian Johnson, "Knives Out"

Noah Baumbach, "Marriage Story"

Sam Mendes, Krysty Wilson-Cairns, "1917"

Quentin Tarantino, "Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"

Bong Joon Ho, Han Jin Won, "Parasite"

Adapted screenplay

Greta Gerwig, "Little Women"

Anthony McCarten, "The Two Popes"

Todd Phillips, Scott Silver, "Joker"

Taika Waititi, "Jojo Rabbit"

Steven Zaillian, "The Irishman"

Live-action short film


"Nefta Football Club"

"The Neighbors' Window"


"A Sister"

Best animated film

"How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World"

"I Lost My Body"


"Missing Link"

"Toy Story 4"

Makeup and hairstyling




"Maleficent: Mistress of Evil"


"Avengers: Endgame"

"The Irishman"

"The Lion King"


"Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker"


Rodrigo Prieto, "The Irishman"

Lawrence Sher, "Joker"

Jarin Blaschke, "The Lighthouse"

Roger Deakins, "1917"

Robert Richardson, "Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"

Film editing

"Ford v Ferrari"

"The Irishman"

"Jojo Rabbit"



Production design

"The Irishman"

"Jojo Rabbit"


"Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"


International feature film

"Corpus Christi" (Poland)

"Honeyland" (North Macedonia)

"Les Misérables" (France)

"Pain and Glory" (Spain)

"Parasite" (South Korea)

Documentary short

"In the Absence"

"Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You're a Girl)"

"Life Overtakes Me"

"St. Louis Superman"

"Walk Run Cha-Cha"

Original song

"I Can't Let You Throw Yourself Away" from "Toy Story 4"

"(I'm Gonna) Love Me Again" from "Rocketman"

"I'm Standing With You" from "Breakthrough"

"Into The Unknown" from "Frozen II"

"Stand Up" from "Harriet"

Documentary feature

"American Factory"

"The Cave"

"The Edge of Democracy"

"For Sama"


Animated short film

"Dcera (Daughter)"

"Hair Love"




Original score


"Little Women"

"Marriage Story"


"Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker"

Sound editing

"Ford v Ferrari"



"Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"

"Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker"

Sound mixing

"Ad Astra"

"Ford v Ferrari"



"Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"

Costume design

"The Irishman"

"Jojo Rabbit"


"Little Women"

"Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood"