The Oscars Nominees

March 5, 2006 By:

The limousines have been rented, the champagne put on ice and the couture dresses begged, borrowed or bought. Hollywood was all made up and ready on Sunday for its big night -- the Oscars.

This years Featured Nominees:

Best Picture:
Brokeback Mountain*
Good Night, and Good Luck

Best Director:
Bennett Miller "Capote"
Ang Lee "Brokeback Mountain"*
Steven Spielberg "Munich"
Paul Haggis "Crash"
George Clooney "Good Night, And Good Luck"

Best Actor in a leading role:
Heath Ledger "Brokeback Mountain"
Joaquin Phoenix "Walk the Line"*
Philip Seymour Hoffman "Capote"*
David Strathairn "Good Night, And Good Luck"
Terrence Howard "Hustle & Flow"

Best Actress in a leading role:
Charlize Theron "North Country"
Keira Knightley "Pride and Prejudice"
Felicity Huffman "Transamerica"
Reese Witherspoon "Walk the Line"*
Judi Dench "Mrs. Henderson Presents"

Best Actor in a Supporting Role:
William Hurt "A History of Violence"
George Clooney "Syriana"*
Matt Dillon "Crash"
Jake Gyllenhaal "Brokeback Mountain"
Paul Giamatti "Cinderella Man"

Best Actress in a Supporting Role:
Frances McDormand "North Country"
Rachel Weisz "The Constant Gardener"
Amy Adams "Junebug"
Michelle Williams "Brokeback Mountain"*
Catherine Keener "Capote"

We're getting our sweats and popcorn ready for tonights show and we've already picked our favorites (*), leave your picks in the 'venting room'...check back for Red Carpet juice soon