Oscar Circuit: Best Supporting Actress

Sally Hawkins, Jennifer Lawrence, Lupita Nyong’o, Julia Roberts, and June Squibb face off…

86th Academy Awards Nominations Announcement at the AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater  (3)

Our look at the individual Oscar categories continue.  If you missed a piece, click on the tag titled Oscar Circuit 2014.  You can also see the official Oscar Predictions page for Best Supporting Actress.

Eva Marie Saint, Dianne Wiest, Judi Dench, Angelina Jolie and Anne Hathaway; these are just a few of the names of Best Supporting Actress winners in Oscar history. On March 2, five other ladies are looking to join their ranks with their superb performances in 2013 that range from the hysterical to the utterly heartbreaking.

And the Nominees Are:

  • Sally Hawkins – Blue Jasmine
  • Jennifer Lawrence – American Hustle
  • Lupita Nyong’o – 12 Years a Slave
  • Julia Roberts – August: Osage County
  • June Squibb – Nebraska

Let’s meet 2014’s supporting ladies:


What do you think?

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Written by Michael Balderston

NoVA native who has returned to the Washington D.C. area after two years in L.A. My biggest annoyance since leaving L.A. is not having immediate access to indie films on their first weekend, but I'm making due. When I'm not tracking the year's Oscar players or exploring film history, I'm rooting for my Philadelphia sports teams.


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