Oscars 2014 nominees – full list

See the nominees for every category at the 86th Academy Awards


The nominees for the 2014 Oscars have been announced. See a list of every category below, including Best Picture, Best Director and the major acting and writing awards.


Best Picture

American Hustle

Charles Roven, Richard Suckle, Megan Ellison, and Jonathan Gordon, Producer

Captain Phillips

Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti and Michael De Luca, Producers

Dallas Buyers Club

Robbie Brenner and Rachel Winter, Producer


Alfonso Cuarón and David Heyman, Producer


Megan Ellison, Spike Jonze and Vincent Landay, Producer


Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa, Producers


Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan and Tracey Seaward, Producer

12 Years a Slave

Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen and Anthony Katagas, Producer

The Wolf of Wall Street

Nominees to be determined

Best Director

American Hustle – David O Russell

Gravity – Alfonso Cuarón

Nebraska – Alexander Payne

12 Years a Slave – Steve McQueen

The Wolf of Wall Street – Martin Scorsese

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Christian Bale – American Hustle

Bruce Dern – Nebraska

Leonardo DiCaprio – The Wolf of Wall Street

Chiwetel Ejiofor – 12 Years a Slave

Matthew McConaughey – Dallas Buyers Club

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Amy Adams – American Hustle

Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine

Sandra Bullock – Gravity

Judi Dench – Philomena

Meryl Streep – August: Osage County

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Barkhad Abdi – Captain Phillips

Bradley Cooper – American Hustle

Michael Fassbender – 12 Years a Slave

Jonah Hill – The Wolf of Wall Street

Jared Leto – Dallas Buyers Club

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Sally Hawkins – Blue Jasmine

Jennifer Lawrence – American Hustle

Lupita Nyong’o – 12 Years a Slave

Julia Roberts – August: Osage County

June Squibb – Nebraska

Animated Feature Film

The Croods

Chris Sanders, Kirk DeMicco and Kristine Belson

Despicable Me 2

Chris Renaud, Pierre Coffin and Chris Meledandri

Ernest & Celestine

Benjamin Renner and Didier Brunner


Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee and Peter Del Vecho

The Wind Rises

Hayao Miyazaki and Toshio Suzuki

Best Original Screenplay

American Hustle

Written by Eric Warren Singer and David O Russell

Blue Jasmine

Written by Woody Allen

Dallas Buyers Club

Written by Craig Borten & Melisa Wallack


Written by Spike Jonze


Written by Bob Nelson

Best Adapted Screenplay

Before Midnight

Written by Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke

Captain Phillips

Screenplay by Billy Ray


Screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope

12 Years a Slave

Screenplay by John Ridley

The Wolf of Wall Street

Screenplay by Terence Winter

Visual effects


Tim Webber, Chris Lawrence, Dave Shirk and Neil Corbould

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Joe Letteri, Eric Saindon, David Clayton and Eric Reynolds

Iron Man 3

Christopher Townsend, Guy Williams, Erik Nash and Dan Sudick

The Lone Ranger

Tim Alexander, Gary Brozenich, Edson Williams and John Frazier

Star Trek Into Darkness

Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Ben Grossmann and Burt Dalton


The Grandmaster

Philippe Le Sourd


Emmanuel Lubezki

Inside Llewyn Davis

Bruno Delbonnel


Phedon Papamichael


Roger A Deakins

Film Editing

American Hustle

Jay Cassidy, Crispin Struthers and Alan Baumgarten

Captain Phillips

Christopher Rouse

Dallas Buyers Club

John Mac McMurphy and Martin Pensa


Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger

12 Years a Slave

Joe Walker

Production Design

American Hustle

Judy Becker (Production Design); Heather Loeffler (Set Decoration)


Andy Nicholson (Production Design); Rosie Goodwin and Joanne Woollard (Set Decoration)

The Great Gatsby

Catherine Martin (Production Design); Beverley Dunn (Set Decoration)


KK Barrett (Production Design); Gene Serdena (Set Decoration)

12 Years a Slave

Adam Stockhausen (Production Design); Alice Baker (Set Decoration)

Foreign Language Film

The Broken Circle Breakdown


The Great Beauty


The Hunt


The Missing Picture




Music – Original Score

The Book Thief

John Williams


Steven Price


William Butler and Owen Pallett


Alexandre Desplat

Saving Mr Banks

Thomas Newman

Music – Original Song

“Alone Yet Not Alone” from Alone Yet Not Alone

Music by Bruce Broughton; Lyric by Dennis Spiegel

“Happy” from Despicable Me 2

Music and Lyric by Pharrell Williams

“Let it Go” from Frozen

Music and Lyric by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez

“The Moon Song” from Her

Music by Karen O; Lyric by Karen O and Spike Jonze

“Ordinary Love” from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

Music by Paul Hewson, Dave Evans, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen; Lyric by Paul Hewson

Sound Editing

All Is Lost

Steve Boeddeker and Richard Hymns

Captain Phillips

Oliver Tarney


Glenn Freemantle

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Brent Burge

Lone Survivor

Wylie Stateman

Sound Mixing

Captain Phillips

Chris Burdon, Mark Taylor, Mike Prestwood Smith and Chris Munro


Skip Lievsay, Niv Adiri, Christopher Benstead and Chris Munro

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Christopher Boyes, Michael Hedges, Michael Semanick and Tony Johnson

Inside Llewyn Davis

Skip Lievsay, Greg Orloff and Peter F. Kurland

Lone Survivor

Andy Koyama, Beau Borders and David Brownlow

Costume Design

American Hustle

Michael Wilkinson

The Grandmaster

William Chang Suk Ping

The Great Gatsby

Catherine Martin

The Invisible Woman

Michael O’Connor

12 Years a Slave

Patricia Norris

Makeup and Hairstyling

Dallas Buyers Club

Adruitha Lee and Robin Mathews

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa

Stephen Prouty

The Lone Ranger

Joel Harlow and Gloria Pasqua-Casny

Documentary Feature

The Act of Killing

Joshua Oppenheimer and Signe Byrge Sørensen

Cutie and the Boxer

Zachary Heinzerling and Lydia Dean Pilcher

Dirty Wars

Richard Rowley and Jeremy Scahill

The Square

Jehane Noujaim and Karim Amer

20 Feet from Stardom

Nominees to be determined

Documentary Short Subject


Jeffrey Karoff

Facing Fear

Jason Cohen

Karama Has No Walls

Sara Ishaq

The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life

Malcolm Clarke and Nicholas Reed

Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall

Edgar Barens

Short Film – Live Action

Aquel No Era Yo (That Wasn’t Me)

Esteban Crespo

Avant Que De Tout Perdre (Just Before Losing Everything)

Xavier Legrand and Alexandre Gavras


Anders Walter and Kim Magnusson

Pitääkö Mun Kaikki Hoitaa? (Do I Have to Take Care of Everything?)

Selma Vilhunen and Kirsikka Saari

The Voorman Problem

Mark Gill and Baldwin Li

Short Film – Animated


Daniel Sousa and Dan Golden

Get a Horse!

Lauren MacMullan and Dorothy McKim

Mr Hublot

Laurent Witz and Alexandre Espigares


Shuhei Morita

Room on the Broom

Max Lang and Jan Lachauer