By Iride Aparicio

Photos Courtesy: publicly@oscars org.

LOS ANGELES, CA --Actor-comedian Leslie Jordan and actor, CEO and producer Tracee Ellis Ross announced today (February 8), at 5:l8 a.m. PST live from Los Angeles, Times Square in New York City, Howard University in Washington, D.C. Beaumont Hospital in Detroit, MI, and Thaddeus M. Bullard Academy in Tampa, FL the 94th Oscars® nominations in all 23 categories, via global live stream, on https://abc.com/shows/oscars , the Academy's digital platforms and international satellite feed and broadcast media .

The Films nominated for Best Picture with the most nominations are:
"The Power of the Dog"  a See-Waw Films/Bad Girl Greek/Max Films in association with Brightstar/The New Zealand Film Commission/Dross City Films/BBC Film Production (Netflix) with (12 nominations)
"Dune" A Legendary Pictures Production (Warner Bros.) (10 nominations)
"Belfast" a TKBC Productions (Focus Features) (7 nominations)
"West Side Story
" a 20th Century Studios Production (Walt Disney) (7 nominations)
"King Richard" a Star Thrower Entertainment /Westwork Production (Warner Bross)  (6 nominations)
(The motion pictures with less than 6 nominations are not included in the list)

The nominated actors for  Performance in a leading role are;
Javier Bardem in "Being the Ricardos" (Amazon Studios)
Benedict Cumberbatch in "The Power of the Dog" (Neflix)
Andrew Garfield in "tick, tick...BOOM" (Neflix)
Will Smith in "King Richard" (Warner Bros.)
Denzel Washington in "The Tragedy of Macbeth" (Apple Original Films/A24)

Performance by an actress in a Leading role.
Ciaràn Hinds in "Belfast"  (Focus Pictures) in
Olivia Colman in "The Lost Daughter" (Neflix)
Penélope Cruz in " Parallel Mothers" (Sony Pictures Classic)
Nicole Kidman in "Being the Ricardos" (Amazon Studios)
Kristen Stewart  in "Spencer" (Neon/Topic Studios)

(To access the complete list of nominees visit the official Oscars website: https://abc.com/shows/oscars)

The 94th Oscars will be held on Sunday, March 27, 2022 at the Dolby® Theatre at Hollywood & Highland®and will be televised live on ABC at 8PM ET 5PM PT in more than 200 countries around the world.