Lupita Nyong'o, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Steve McQueen

12 Years a Slave Receives Major Oscar Nomination Love

The film was nominated for Best Picture, and Chiwetel Ejiofor (Best Actor), Steve McQueen (Best Director), and Lupita Nyong'o (Best Supporting Actress) were also recognized

by #teamEBONY, January 16, 2014

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Lupita Nyong'o, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Steve McQueen

Lupita Nyong'o, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Steve McQueen 

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Below is the complete list of nominations.

Best motion picture of the year

"American Hustle"

"Captain Phillips"

"Dallas Buyers Club"

"Gravity"

"Her"

"Nebraska"

"Philomena"

"12 Years a Slave"

"The Wolf of Wall Street"

Achievement in directing

David O. Russell, "American Hustle"

Alfonso Cuarón, "Gravity"

Alexander Payne, "Nebraska"

Steve McQueen, "12 Years a Slave"

Martin Scorsese, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Performance by an actor in a leading role

Christian Bale, "American Hustle"

Bruce Dern, "Nebraska"

Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years a Slave"

Matthew McConaughey, "Dallas Buyers Club"

Performance by an actress in a leading role 

Amy Adams, "American Hustle"

Cate Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine"

Sandra Bullock, "Gravity"

Judi Dench, "Philomena"

Meryl Streep, "August: Osage County"

Performance by an actor in a supporting role

Barkhad Abdi, "Captain Phillips"

Bradley Cooper, "American Hustle"

Michael Fassbender, "12 Years a Slave"

Jonah Hill, "Wolf of Wall Street"

Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyers Club"

Performance by an actress in a supporting role

Sally Hawkins, "Blue Jasmine"

Jennifer Lawrence, "American Hustle"

Lupita Nyong'o, "12 Years a Slave"

Julia Roberts, "August: Osage County"

June Squibb, "Nebraska" 

 

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