Here is the full list of 2022 Oscar nominations

The nominations for the 2022 Academy Awards were announced early Tuesday morning.


The nominations for the 2022 Academy Awards were announced early Tuesday morning by actors Tracee Ellis Ross and Leslie Jordan. They came with the usual array of snubs and surprises.

The finalists in all 23 categories were revealed in two parts via a global livestream on and, along with the motion picture academy’s social media accounts (Twitter, YouTube and Facebook).

The 94th Academy Awards will be held March 27 at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland in Hollywood and televised live on ABC.


Here’s the full list of nominees; see how they match up with our predictions.

A complete guide to where you can watch and/or stream all the movies nominated for this year’s Oscars, from ‘Drive My Car’ to ‘Power of the Dog.’

March 25, 2022

Best picture
Don’t Look Up
Drive My Car
King Richard
Licorice Pizza”
Nightmare Alley
The Power of the Dog
West Side Story”

Best director
Paul Thomas Anderson (“Licorice Pizza”)
Kenneth Branagh (Belfast)
Jane Campion (The Power of the Dog)
Ryûsuke Hamaguchi (Drive My Car)
Steven Spielberg (“West Side Story”)

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Feb. 8, 2022

Lead actor
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)

Lead actress
Jessica Chastain (The Eyes of Tammy Faye)
Olivia Colman (The Lost Daughter)
Penélope Cruz (Parallel Mothers)
Nicole Kidman (Being the Ricardos)
Kristen Stewart (Spencer)

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Feb. 8, 2022

Supporting actor
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)

Supporting actress
Jessie Buckley (The Lost Daughter)
Ariana DeBose (West Side Story)
Judi Dench (Belfast)
Kirsten Dunst (The Power of the Dog)
Aunjanue Ellis (King Richard)

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Feb. 8, 2022

Adapted screenplay
CODA (Screenplay by Siân Heder)
Drive My Car(Screenplay by Ryusuke Hamaguchi, Takamasa Oe)
Dune(Screenplay by Jon Spaihts and Denis Villeneuve and Eric Roth)
The Lost Daughter(Written by Maggie Gyllenhaal)
The Power of the Dog(Written by Jane Campion)

Original screenplay
Belfast(Written by Kenneth Branagh)
Don’t Look Up(Screenplay by Adam McKay; Story by Adam McKay & David Sirota)
King Richard(Written by Zach Baylin)
Licorice Pizza(Written by Paul Thomas Anderson)
The Worst Person in the World” (Written by Eskil Vogt, Joachim Trier)

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Feb. 8, 2022

Animated feature
“The Mitchells vs. the Machines”
“Raya and the Last Dragon”

International feature
Japan, Drive My Car
Denmark, “Flee”
Italy, “The Hand of God”
Bhutan, “Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom”
Norway, “The Worst Person in the World

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Feb. 8, 2022

“Dune” (Greig Fraser)
“Nightmare Alley” (Dan Laustsen)
“The Power of the Dog” (Ari Wegner)
“The Tragedy of Macbeth” (Bruno Delbonnel)
“West Side Story” (Janusz Kaminski)

Costume design
“Cruella” (Jenny Beavan)
“Cyrano” (Massimo Cantini Parrini and Jacqueline Durran)
“Dune” (Jacqueline West and Robert Morgan)
“Nightmare Alley” (Luis Sequeira)
“West Side Story” (Paul Tazewell)

Documentary feature
“Ascension” (Jessica Kingdon, Kira Simon-Kennedy and Nathan Truesdell)
“Attica” (Stanley Nelson and Traci A. Curry)
“Flee” (Jonas Poher Rasmussen, Monica Hellström, Signe Byrge Sørensen and Charlotte De La Gournerie)
Summer of Soul (Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, Joseph Patel, Robert Fyvolent and David Dinerstein)
“Writing With Fire” (Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghosh)

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Feb. 8, 2022

Documentary short subject
“Audible” (Matt Ogens and Geoff McLean)
“Lead Me Home” (Pedro Kos and Jon Shenk)
“The Queen of Basketball” (Ben Proudfoot)
“Three Songs for Benazir” (Elizabeth Mirzaei and Gulistan Mirzaei)
“When We Were Bullies” (Jay Rosenblatt)

“Don’t Look Up” (Hank Corwin)
“Dune” (Joe Walker)
“King Richard” (Pamela Martin)
“The Power of the Dog” (Peter Sciberras)
“Tick, Tick ... Boom!” (Myron Kerstein and Andrew Weisblum)

Makeup and hairstyling
“Coming 2 America” (Mike Marino, Stacey Morris and Carla Farmer)
“Cruella” (Nadia Stacey, Naomi Donne and Julia Vernon)
“Dune” (Donald Mowat, Love Larson and Eva von Bahr)
“The Eyes of Tammy Faye” (Linda Dowds, Stephanie Ingram and Justin Raleigh)
“House of Gucci” (Göran Lundström, Anna Carin Lock and Frederic Aspiras)

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)

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)

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Feb. 8, 2022

Production design
“Dune” (Production Design: Patrice Vermette; Set Decoration: Zsuzsanna Sipos)
“Nightmare Alley” (Production Design: Tamara Deverell; Set Decoration: Shane Vieau)
“The Power of the Dog” (Production Design: Grant Major; Set Decoration: Amber Richards)
“The Tragedy of Macbeth” (Production Design: Stefan Dechant; Set Decoration: Nancy Haigh)
“West Side Story” (Production Design: Adam Stockhausen; Set Decoration: Rena DeAngelo)

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)

Short film (live action)
“Ala Kachuu - Take and Run” (Maria Brendle and Nadine Lüchinger)
“The Dress” (Tadeusz Łysiak and Maciej Ślesicki)
“The Long Goodbye” (Aneil Karia and Riz Ahmed)
“On My Mind” (Martin Strange-Hansen and Kim Magnusson)
“Please Hold” (K.D. Dávila and Levin Menekse)

“Belfast” (Denise Yarde, Simon Chase, James Mather and Niv Adiri)
“Dune” (Mac Ruth, Mark Mangini, Theo Green, Doug Hemphill and Ron Bartlett)
“No Time to Die” (Simon Hayes, Oliver Tarney, James Harrison, Paul Massey and Mark Taylor)
“The Power of the Dog” (Richard Flynn, Robert Mackenzie and Tara Webb)
“West Side Story” (Tod A. Maitland, Gary Rydstrom, Brian Chumney, Andy Nelson and Shawn Murphy)

Visual effects
“Dune” (Paul Lambert, Tristan Myles, Brian Connor and Gerd Nefzer)
“Free Guy” (Swen Gillberg, Bryan Grill, Nikos Kalaitzidis and Dan Sudick)
“No Time to Die” (Charlie Noble, Joel Green, Jonathan Fawkner and Chris Corbould)
“Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” (Christopher Townsend, Joe Farrell, Sean Noel Walker and Dan Oliver)
“Spider-Man: No Way Home” (Kelly Port, Chris Waegner, Scott Edelstein and Dan Sudick)

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March 24, 2022