Oscar nominations 2012 are out!

Zeenews Bureau

Mumbai: Finally, an end to certain speculations. And the beginning of many more. The Oscar nominations for this year are out. Here’s a look at the ones that have carved a cosy niche in the list of nominations this time:

Best Picture:

War Horse
Artist
Moneyball
Descendants
Tree of Life
Midnight in Paris
The Help
Hugo
Extremely Loud

Original screenplay:

The Artist
Bridesmaids
Midnight in Paris
Margin Call
A Separation

Adapted screenplay:

Payne
Hugo
Ides of March
Moneyball
Tinker

Director:

Hazanavicius
Payne
Scorsese
Allen
Mallick

Actor:

Clooney
Bichir
Dujardin
Oldman
Pitt

Actress:

Close
Davies
Mara
Streep
Williams

Supporting Actor:

Branangh
Nolte
Hill
Plummer
Von Sydow

Supporting Actress:

Bejo
Chastian
McCarthy
McTeer
Spencer

Anticipations run unleashed now and all we need to do, is wait patiently (or impatiently!) to see who walk away with the honours this year!