The Oscar Nominations for 2010 were just announced. For the first time, 10 films have been nominated for Best Picture.Â Oscar Nominated Actress Anne Hathaway joined Academy President, Tom Sherak to announce the nominations at 5:38 PT.Â The cast and director of the Hurt Locker were live on the Today to see The Hurt Locker nominated for Best Picture, Jeremy Renner nominated for Best Actor, and Katherine Bigelow nominated for Best Director.
Here is the list of Best Picture nominees:
- The Blind Side
- District 9
- An Education
- The Hurt Locker
- Inglorious Basterds
- A Serious Man
- Up in the Air
- The Blind Slide beats out Invictus for nomination for best film even though Matt Damon and Morgan Freeman were nominated for their roles
- Up gets nominated for both Best Animated Film and Best Picture.Â It is only the second film, behind Beauty and the Beast, to be nominated for Best Picture
The awards telecast is on March 7, 2010.Â The show will be hosted by Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin.