Oscar 2023: Cate Blanchett is among the nominees from Australia. Who else made the list?

Key points
  • Cate Blanchett from Australia portrays a manipulative conductor in Tara.
  • The 2023 Oscars cast includes a number of nationalities.
  • Malaysian actress Michelle Yeoh was also nominated for her lead role in Everyone Everywhere.
Adventure film All Around All At Once topped the list of films nominated for this year’s Oscars as voters chose several popular hits to compete for the Best Picture award.
Everyone is Everywhere, a sci-fi film about a disgruntled woman trying to pay her taxes, received 11 nominations, including Best Picture and four nominations for acting.

Australian Cate Blanchett was nominated for Best Actress for her role as a manipulative conductor in Tara, as was Michelle Yeoh for her lead role in Everything Everywhere.

Nominees also included Austin Butler for his role as rock legend Elvis Presley and Colin Farrell, who played a farmer obsessed with restoring friendship in Banshee.
Other films up for the Best Picture award include Avatar: The Way of Water, the sequel to James Cameron, which is currently the sixth highest-grossing film of all time.

Top Gun: Maverick and Elvis, two of the northern hemisphere’s biggest summer blockbusters, also made the list, along with Steven Spielberg’s coming-of-age film Fabelmana, Banshee of Inisherin, Tugolka, Triangle of Sorrow, Women say” and “Everything is quiet.” Western front.

Two people in the theater on the stage behind the pulpit.  The big screen next to them displays the names of people.  The theater has seated audiences.

Actors Rizwan Ahmed (left) and Allison Williams announce the nominations for Best Actress in a Leading Role during the nominations announcement for the 95th Academy Awards at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California on Wednesday. A source: Getty / Valerie Macon

The industry’s top award winners will be unveiled at a March 12 ceremony hosted by comedian Jimmy Kimmel and broadcast live on The Walt Disney Co.’s ABC network.

The Oscars and other variety shows are struggling to attract TV viewers, especially the younger ones who spend time on TikTok and YouTube.
The Oscars show last year r, garnered approximately 15.4 million viewers, the second largest audience ever.
The 2023 list of performers features a range of nationalities, with nominees from Australia, Cuba, Ireland and Malaysia, as well as the UK and the US.
Ireland is particularly well represented, accounting for a quarter of all 20 acting nominations, including Kerry Condon, Farrell, Brendan Gleeson and Barry Keoghan (The Banshees of Inisherin), as well as Paul Mescal (in the coming-of-age drama After sun”). .

The winners will be selected by a vote of approximately 10,000 actors, producers, directors and filmmakers who make up the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.