Excitement is already building for the 92nd Academy Awards which take place on 9th February; but just who are in the running to pick up a coveted trophy?
The Academy Awards honours the best films of the year and this year’s event will take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, at 11.30pm GMT.
Presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the ceremony is an eagerly-awaited event with actors across the globe hoping to bag one of the prestigious awards.
Despite the event not taking place until next month, there has already been much talk about the contenders for this year’s Academy Award winners for several months. With this year’s Nominations Announcement having took place on 22nd January 2019, we take a look at some of the hopefuls who are in the running to bag a trophy!
Actor in a leading role
Our favourite: Joaquin Phoenix (Joker)
Actor in a supporting role
Our favourite: Tom Hanks (A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood)
Actress in a leading role
Our favourite: Saoirse Ronan (Little Women)
Actress in a supporting role
Our favourite: Margot Robbie (Bombshell)
Our favourite: Joker
Connect with us
View by date
Yesterday, Boris Johnson told the House of Commons that the three-tiered regional measures will return from the 2nd of December. He added that each tier will be toughened, but gyms and non-essential shops in all parts of England will be allowed to reopen. In a surprise announcement, the PM confirmed that spectators will be …Read more...
Believe it or not, Christmas is coming, and it’s perhaps come around quicker than most Christmases before it… So it’s time to start thinking about advent calendars! It’s true that we usually prefer to be eating chocolate each morning of December on the lead up to good ol’ Christmas, for it’s a time to …Read more...
Average house price increases by 4.7% over the year to September According to the latest UK House Price Index from the ONS and the Land Registry, average UK house prices rose by 4.7%, up from 3.0% in August to a record high of £245,000. This comes before a second boost to the property …Read more...
An 11-year-old football-mad girl has done one keepie-uppie for each keyworker in the UK to raise money for charity. Imogen Papworth-Heidel, a Cambridgeshire schoolgirl, was so inspired by Sir Captain Tom’s charity work during lockdown that she decided to set up a Just Giving page of her own. Imogen decided to do one keepie-uppie …Read more...
New lockdown restrictions in England have increased property market activity, similar to the easing of the first lockdown surge. When the first lockdown restrictions were eased, they sparked a record surge in new enquiries for vendors, buyers, landlords and tenants and over the past week, since Lockdown 2.0 was introduced, the market has seen …Read more...