89th Academy Awards to be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel

Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the 89th Academy Awards® will be broadcast live on DStv this Monday 27 February on M-Net Movies Premiere at 03:30 CAT and during Prime Time on M-Net from 19:30 CAT.

The Oscars® will be televised in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide. Viewers can look forward to seeing perfomances by Oscar®-nominees Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sting, Justin Timberlake and 2014 Oscar winner John Legend. Movies currently distributed by M-Net, Hacksaw Ridge, Florence Foster Jenkins and La La Land, are also competing for the most coveted award in their categories. 

Here is a list of the nominees:

Performance by an actor in a leading role

Casey Affleck in Manchester by the Sea
Andrew Garfield in Hacksaw Ridge
Ryan Gosling in La La Land
Viggo Mortensen in Captain Fantastic
Denzel Washington in Fences

Performance by an actor in a supporting role

Mahershala Ali in Moonlight
Jeff Bridges in Hell or High Water
Lucas Hedges in Manchester by the Sea
Dev Patel in Lion
Michael Shannon in Nocturnal Animals

Performance by an actress in a leading role

Isabelle Huppert in Elle
Ruth Negga in Loving
Natalie Portman in Jackie
Emma Stone in La La Land
Meryl Streep in Florence Foster Jenkins

Performance by an actress in a supporting role

Viola Davis in Fences
Naomie Harris in Moonlight
Nicole Kidman in Lion
Octavia Spencer in Hidden Figures
Michelle Williams in Manchester by the Sea

Best animated feature film of the year

Kubo and the Two Strings 
Moana 
My Life as a Zucchini 
The Red Turtle 
Zootopia (Catch it on M-Net Movies Premiere on Sunday 26 February at 18:40)

Achievement in cinematography

Arrival 
La La Land 
Lion 
Moonlight 
Silence 

Achievement in costume design

Allied
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Florence Foster Jenkins
Jackie
La La Land

Achievement in directing

Arrival
Hacksaw Ridge
La La Land
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight

Best documentary feature

Fire at Sea
I Am Not Your Negro
Life, Animated
O.J.: Made in America
13th

 

Best documentary short subject

Extremis
4.1 Miles
Joe’s Violin
Watani: My Homeland
The White Helmets

Achievement in film editing

Arrival
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
La La Land
Moonlight

Best foreign language film of the year

Land of Mine
A Man Called Ove
The Salesman

Tanna
Toni Erdmann

Achievement in makeup and hairstyling

A Man Called Ove
Star Trek Beyond
Suicide Squad

Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original score)

Jackie
La La Land
Lion
Moonlight
Passengers

Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original song)

Audition (The Fools Who Dream) from La La Land
Can’t Stop The Feeling from Trolls
City Of Stars from La La Land
The Empty Chair from Jim: The James Foley Story
How Far I’ll Go from Moana

Best motion picture of the year

Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight

Achievement in production design

Arrival
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Hail, Caesar
La La Land
Passengers

Best animated short film

Blind Vaysha
Borrowed Time

Pear Cider and Cigarettes
Pearl
Piper

Best live action short film

Ennemis Intérieurs
La Femme et le TGV
Silent Nights
Sing
Timecode

 

 

 

 

Achievement in sound editing

Arrival
Deepwater Horizon
Hacksaw Ridge
La La Land
Sully

Achievement in sound mixing

Arrival
Hacksaw Ridge
La La Land
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

Achievement in visual effects

Deepwater Horizon
Doctor Strange
The Jungle Book
Kubo and the Two Strings

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Adapted screenplay

Arrival
Fences
Hidden Figures
Lion
Moonlight

Original screenplay

Hell or High Water
La La Land
The Lobster
Manchester by the Sea
20th Century Women