2012 Oscar Nominations Announced

HOLLYWOOD - OCTOBER 15:  A general view of atmosphere at the painting of the Oscar Statues in preparation for the Governors Awards and the 83rd Academy Awards at a secret location on October 15, 2010 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images)

Looking lovely, as usual, Jennifer Lawrence announces the nominees for the highest honors in Hollywood, the Oscars. The announcement of the nominees has drawn growing interest in the last several years since, for the 2010 awards season, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences elected to allow up to 10 nominees in the Best Picture category. The Academy has since tweaked this rule, allowing anywhere from five to ten nominees. The Oscars telecast will take place on Sunday, February 26th on ABC.

Watch a live stream of the announcement here:


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