Oscars 2019

Here we are again with the 91st Oscars. Will it be the first year that Netflix sweeps the board with Roma, or will the Brits triumph. See the list below which will have my predictions highlighted in red.

Here are the nominations

Best Picture

Black Panther


Bohemian Rhapsody

The Favourite

Green Book (WINNER)


A Star Is Born


Christian BaleVice

Bradley Cooper, A Star Is Born

Willem Dafoe, At Eternity’s Gate

Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody (WINNER)

Viggo Mortensen, Green Book

Actress in a Leading Role

Yalitza AparicioRoma

Glenn Close, The Wife

Olivia Colman, The Favourite (WINNER)

Lady Gaga, A Star Is Born

Melissa McCarthy, Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Actress in a Supporting Role

Amy Adams, Vice

Marina de Tavira, Roma

Regina King, If Beale Street Could Talk (WINNER)

Emma Stone, The Favourite

Rachel Weisz, The Favourite

Actor in a Supporting Role

Mahershala Ali, Green Book (WINNER)

Adam Driver, BlacKkKlansman

Sam Elliott, A Star Is Born

Richard E. GrantCan You Ever Forgive Me?

Sam Rockwell, Vice


BlacKkKlansman, Spike Lee

Cold WarPaweł Pawlikowski

The FavouriteYorgos Lanthimos

Roma, Alfonso Cuarón (WINNER)

Vice, Adam McKay

Adapted Screenplay

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, Joel Coen and Ethan Coen

BlacKkKlansman, Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz, Kevin Willmott, and Spike Lee (WINNER)

Can You Ever Forgive Me?Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty

If Beale Street Could Talk, Barry Jenkins

A Star Is Born, Eric Roth, Bradley Cooper, and Will Fetters

Original Screenplay

The Favourite, Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara

First Reformed, Paul Schrader

Green Book, Nick Vallelonga, Brian Currie, and Peter Farrelly (WINNER)

Roma, Alfonso Cuarón

Vice, Adam McKay

Foreign Language Film

Capernaum, Lebanon

Cold War, Poland

Never Look Away, Germany

Roma, Mexico  (WINNER)

Shoplifters, Japan

Animated Feature

Incredibles 2

Isle of Dogs


Ralph Breaks the Internet

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse  (WINNER)

Original Score

Black Panther (WINNER)


If Beale Street Could Talk

Isle of Dogs

Mary Poppins Returns

Original Song

“All the Stars,” Black Panther

“I’ll Fight,” RBG

“The Place Where Lost Things Go,” Mary Poppins Returns

“Shallow,” A Star Is Born (WINNER)

“When a Cowboy Trades His Spurs for Wings,” The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

Documentary Short

Black Sheep

End Game


A Night at the Garden

Period. End of Sentence. (WINNER)


Cold War, Lukasz Zal

The Favourite, Robbie Ryan

Never Look Away, Caleb Deschanel

Roma, Alfonso Cuarón (WINNER)

A Star Is Born, Matthew Libatique

Best Documentary Feature

Free Solo (WINNER)

Hale County This Morning, This Evening

Minding the Gap

Of Fathers and Sons


Production Design

Black Panther (WINNER)

The Favourite

First Man

Mary Poppins Returns


Sound Mixing

Black Panther

Bohemian Rhapsody (WINNER)

First Man


A Star Is Born

Costume Design

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

Black Panther (WINNER)

The Favourite

Mary Poppins Returns

Mary Queen of Scots

Film Editing


Bohemian Rhapsody (WINNER)

The Favourite

Green Book


Sound Editing

Black Panther

Bohemian Rhapsody (WINNER)

First Man


Animated Short Film

Animal Behavior


Late Afternoon

One Small Step


Live Action Short






Makeup and Hairstyling


Mary Queen of Scots


Visual Effects

Avengers: Infinity War

Christopher Robin

First Man (WINNER)

Ready Player One

Solo: A Star Wars Story