February 23, 2015
As the 87th Academy Awards’ Oscars busted out the dazzling statues and the ‘writing jokes manual’ to prepare for their live airing Sunday Feb. 22, many expected to see their favorite movies, actors and actresses kill it on the red carpet and take home the gold. With the airing last night of the absently diverse nominations, some are still feeling the sting of some surprising snubs. It’s as if ‘Selma’ was just another Lifetime movie the way the Academy completely disregarded its actors and director. Take a look into this year’s picks to refresh the entertainment lover’s mind.
Best Picture: “Birdman” or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
“The Grand Budapest Hotel”
“The Imitation Game”
“The Theory of Everything”
Actor in a Leading Role: Eddie Redmayne
Actress in a Leading Role: Julianne Moore