From Lady Gaga to Amy Schumer: Our Fave Reactions to the 2016 Oscars Noms

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The 2016 Oscar nominations have been announced, and the Internet is abuzz with reactions and commentary. While we wish we could have seen all of the nominees' faces right at the moment they learned their good news, we've got the next best thing: their social media reactions!


Some of these made us laugh, and some truly moved us -- and they ALL get us excited for the big day, February 28! Here are some of our favorite celebrity reactions to the Oscars announcements, starting with ...

The Classic and Eloquent

Jennifer Lawrence, nominated for Best Actress in Joy:

I am beyond grateful and humbled by this nomination. I feel incredibly honored to be recognized among the other amazing...

Posted by Jennifer Lawrence on Thursday, January 14, 2016

The Incredibly Moving

Lady Gaga, who worked on Best Original Score-nominated The Hunting Ground:

(Her typed note reads: This nomination lends a voice to victims and survivors all over the world. Thank you to THE ACADEMY for recognizing the movement of people who have come together for this film & song in the name of sexual assault. Myself and Diane are simply honored to represent the voice of so many SURVIVORS. -LG)


Brie Larson, nominated as Best Actress for Room:

Charlize Theron, star of the Best Picture-nominated film, Mad Max:

Mindy Kaling, star of Inside Out, which received two nominations, Animated Feature and Original Screenplay:

Stephan Moccio, composer of "Earned It" from the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack, nominated for Best Original Song:

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And finally....


The Totally Honest

Emma Donoghue, who wrote the screenplay for The Room:

We'd be shaking, too!



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