The Oscar nominations for lead actor are in, and they include
Keaton’s nomination follows his win at Sunday’s
"The only words I can use for that are 'extremely grateful'," said Keaton from his home in Los Angeles early Thursday morning. The dark comedy was co-written, produced and directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, who was nominated for a directing Oscar after his Golden Globe screenplay win.
"The fact it got so many nominations makes me feel encouraged," said Keaton, 63. "I'm not ever sure I'll be involved in such a great experiment like this again. To be nominated is tremendous, but to be nominated in something like this is, like, triple tremendous."
Cooper was in New York when he received news of his nomination for his portrayal of Kyle, the late Iraq war veteran. The actor, who’s been nominated for two previous
“I just spent the past two days going around