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2020 BAFTAs: ‘Joker’, ‘The Irishman’ Lead Nominations List

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The BAFTAs recognize and honor the efforts of filmmakers and movie stars
The recognize and honor the efforts of filmmakers and movie stars

The 2020 edition of the British Academy Films Awards (BAFTAs) has compiled their nominations list and DC’s Joker and Netflix’s The Irishman lead the pack.

The BAFTAs was founded in 1947 by a group of directors and is an independent charity that supports, develops, and promotes film, television, and games.

The 73rd event will be held on February 2, 2020, at the Royal Albert Hall in London and filmmakers and movie stars will receive recognition for their contributions.

The nominations list was announced today January 7, 2020, and Joker is in the lead with 11 nominations, followed by The Irishman and Once Upon A Time In Hollywood tied in second place with 10 each.

JOKER leads with 11 nominations
JOKER leads with 11 nominations

1917, the war drama from comes in third, having secured 9 nominations, Jojo Rabbit earning 6 is in fourth place, while Marriage Story, The Two Popes, and Little Women earned 5 apiece.

See the full nominations list below:

BEST PICTURE

1917
The Irishman
Joker
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Parasite”

BEST DIRECTOR

Sam Mendes, “1917”
Martin Scorsese, “The Irishman
Todd Phillips, “Joker”
Quentin Tarantino, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Bong Joon Ho, “Parasite

BEST ACTOR

Leonardo DiCaprio, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”
Adam Driver, “Marriage Story”
Taron Egerton, “Rocketman
Joaquin Phoenix, “Joker
Jonathan Pryce, “The Two Popes

BEST ACTRESS

Jessie Buckley, “Wild Rose
Scarlett Johansson, “Marriage Story
Saoirse Ronan, “Little Women
Charlize Theron, “Bombshell
Renee Zellweger, “Judy”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Tom Hanks, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Anthony Hopkins, “The Two Popes
Al Pacino, “The Irishman
Joe Pesci, “The Irishman
Brad Pitt, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Laura Dern, “Marriage Story”
Florence Pugh, “Little Women
Margot Robbie, “Bombshell
Margott Robbie, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”
Scarlett Johansson, “Jojo Rabbit

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

Susanna Fogle, Emily Halpen, Sarah Haskins, & Katie Silverman, “Booksmart
Rian Johnson, “Knives Out
Noah Baumbach, “Marriage Story
Quentin Tarantino, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Bong Joon Ho & Han Jin Won, “Parasite

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Steven Zaillian, “The Irishman
Taika Waititi, “Jojo Rabbit
Todd Phillips & Scott Silver, “Joker
Greta Gerwig, “Little Women
Anthony McCarten, “The Two Popes”

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

1917”
The Irishman”
Joker
Le Mans ’66
The Lighthouse

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit”
Judy
“Little Women
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

BEST FILM EDITING

The Irishman
Le Mans ’66
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

BEST MAKE UP & HAIR

1917
Bombshell
Joker
Judy
Rocketman

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

1917”
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

BEST SCORE

1917
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women”
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

BEST SOUND

1917
Joker
Le Mans ’66
Rocketman
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

BEST SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS

1917
Avengers: Endgame
The Irishman
The Lion King
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

BEST CASTING

Shayna Markowitz, “Joker
Douglas Aibel & Francine Maisler, “Marriage Story
Victoria Thomas, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Sarah Crowe, “The Personal History of David Copperfield
Nina Gold, “The Two Popes

BEST ANIMATED FILM

Frozen 2
Klaus”
A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmaggedon”
Toy Story 4

BEST DOCUMENTARY

American Factory”
Apollo 11
Diego Maradona
For Sama”
The Great Hack

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

The Farewell
For Sama
Pain and Glory
Parasite
Portrait of a Lady

BEST BRITISH FILM

1917
Bait
For Sama
Rocketman
Sorry We Missed You
The Two Popes

BEST DEBUT BY A BRITISH WRITER, DIRECTOR OR PRODUCER

Bait
For Sama
Maiden
Only You
Retablo”

BEST BRITISH ANIMATED SHORT

Grandad Was a Romantic
In Her Boots
The Magic Boat”

BEST BRITISH LIVE-ACTION SHORT

Azaar”
Goldfish
Kamali”
Learning to Skateboard in a War Zone (If You’re a Girl”)
The Trap

RISING STAR AWARD (previously announced)

Awkwafina
Jack Lowden
Kaitlyn Dever
Kelvin Harrison Jr.
Michael Ward

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