Oscar Nominations Announced: Here's Who's Up for Best Actress (VIDEOS)

oscar nominations 2016The nominations for the 88th Academy Awards were announced this morning. Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs, Guillermo del Toro, John Krasinski, and Ang Lee were up bright and early to reveal which actresses need to start working on their acceptance speeches -- and which movies you need to see before the Oscars air on February 28. 

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And the nominees for best performance by an actress in a leading role are ...

 

Cate Blanchett in “Carol”


Brie Larson in “Room”


Jennifer Lawrence in “Joy”


Charlotte Rampling in “45 Years”


Saoirse Ronan in “Brooklyn”

 

 

Who do you think deserves the Oscar?

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