May 27, 2022

Oscar 2022 Nominees: ‘The Power of the Dog’ leads the pack

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The nominations for the 2022 Academy Awards are out, and Jane Campion’s “The Power of the Dog” racked up the highest tally of nominations for the 94th Academy Awards. A trend this year is that streaming services received more nominations than ever.

The nominations, out Tuesday (Feb. 8), “The Power of the Dog” scored 12 nods, including big awards such as best picture, best director and actors Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst, Jesse Plemons and Kodi Smit-McPhee. The film with the second most nominations was “Dune,” scoring 10.

The Oscars will take place on March 27. View the full list of nominees for major awards below.

BEST PICTURE

BELFAST —Laura Berwick, Kenneth Branagh, Becca Kovacik and Tamar Thomas, Producers
CODA — Philippe Rousselet, Fabrice Gianfermi and Patrick Wachsberger, Producers
DON’T LOOK UP — Adam McKay and Kevin Messick, Producers
DRIVE MY CAR — Teruhisa Yamamoto, Producer
DUNE — Mary Parent, Denis Villeneuve and Cale Boyter, Producers
KING RICHARD — Tim White, Trevor White and Will Smith, Producers
LICORICE PIZZA — Sara Murphy, Adam Somner and Paul Thomas Anderson, Producers
NIGHTMARE ALLEY — Guillermo del Toro, J. Miles Dale and Bradley Cooper, Producers
THE POWER OF THE DOG — Jane Campion, Tanya Seghatchian, Emile Sherman, Iain Canning and Roger Frappier, Producers
WEST SIDE STORY —Steven Spielberg and Kristie Macosko Krieger, Producers
ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

JAVIER BARDEM — “Being the Ricardos”
BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH — “The Power of the Dog”
ANDREW GARFIELD — “tick, tick…BOOM!”
WILL SMITH — “King Richard”
DENZEL WASHINGTON — “The Tragedy of Macbeth”
ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

CIARÁN HINDS — “Belfast”
TROY KOTSUR — “CODA”
JESSE PLEMONS — “The Power of the Dog”
J.K. SIMMONS — “Being the Ricardos”
KODI SMIT-MCPHEE — “The Power of the Dog”
ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

JESSICA CHASTAIN — “The Eyes of Tammy Faye”
OLIVIA COLMAN — “The Lost Daughter”
PENÉLOPE CRUZ — “Parallel Mothers”
NICOLE KIDMAN — “Being the Ricardos”
KRISTEN STEWART — “Spencer”
ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

JESSIE BUCKLEY — “The Lost Daughter”
ARIANA DEBOSE — “West Side Story”
JUDI DENCH — “Belfast”
KIRSTEN DUNST — “The Power of the Dog”
AUNJANUE ELLIS — “King Richard”
DIRECTING

BELFAST — Kenneth Branagh
DRIVE MY CAR — Ryusuke Hamaguchi
LICORICE PIZZA — Paul Thomas Anderson
THE POWER OF THE DOG — Jane Campion
WEST SIDE STORY — Steven Spielberg
INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM

DRIVE MY CAR, Japan
FLEE. Denmark
THE HAND OF GOD, Italy
LUNANA: A YAK IN THE CLASSROOM, Bhutan
THE WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD, Norway
SHORT FILM (ANIMATED)

AFFAIRS OF THE ART — Joanna Quinn and Les Mills
BESTIA —Hugo Covarrubias and Tevo Díaz
BOXBALLET — Anton Dyakov
ROBIN ROBIN — Dan Ojari and Mikey Please
THE WINDSHIELD WIPER — Alberto Mielgo and Leo Sanchez
MUSIC (ORIGINAL SONG)

“BE ALIVE” from “King Richard” — Music and Lyric by DIXSON and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter
“DOS ORUGUITAS” from “Encanto” — Music and Lyric by Lin-Manuel Miranda
“DOWN TO JOY” from “Belfast” — Music and Lyric by Van Morrison
“NO TIME TO DIE” from “No Time to Die” — Music and Lyric by Billie Eilish and Finneas O’Connell
“SOMEHOW YOU DO” from “Four Good Days” — Music and Lyric by Diane Warren
MUSIC (ORIGINAL SCORE)

DON’T LOOK UP — Nicholas Britell
DUNE — Hans Zimmer
ENCANTO — Germaine Franco
PARALLEL MOTHERS — Alberto Iglesias
THE POWER OF THE DOG — Jonny Greenwood