Andrew Garfield, Mahershala Ali, Ruth Negga, and five others received their first-ever acting nominations for 2017. While these actors are new to the Academy Awards, you may recognize them from their earlier work. Andrew Garfield, Mahershala Ali, Ruth Negga, and five others received their first-ever acting nominations for 2017. While these actors are new to the Academy Awards, you may recognize them from their earlier work. Andrew Garfield, Mahershala Ali, Ruth Negga, and five others received their first-ever acting nominations for 2017. While these actors are new to the Academy Awards, you may recognize them from their earlier work.
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Actor Dev Patel, known for his roles in 'Slumdog Millionaire' and 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,' has been nominated for an Oscar for his performance in the 2016 drama 'Lion.' What other roles has he played over the years? Actor Dev Patel, known for his roles in 'Slumdog Millionaire' and 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,' has been nominated for an Oscar for his performance in the 2016 drama 'Lion.' What other roles has he played over the years? Actor Dev Patel, known for his roles in 'Slumdog Millionaire' and 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,' has been nominated for an Oscar for his performance in the 2016 drama 'Lion.' What other roles has he played over the years?
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Film expert and IMDb special correspondent Dave Karger talks about 'La La Land,' Oscar diversity, and other topics to keep an eye out for this year. Film expert and IMDb special correspondent Dave Karger talks about 'La La Land,' Oscar diversity, and other topics to keep an eye out for this year. Film expert and IMDb special correspondent Dave Karger talks about 'La La Land,' Oscar diversity, and other topics to keep an eye out for this year.
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Anybody who wins an Academy Award is bound to think of it as a historic night, but there’s also some real history that could be made on Sunday night at the Dolby Theatre. Here are a baker’s dozen landmarks that could happen at the 89th Oscars show. 1. If Damien Chazelle wins for directing “... See more »

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First-Time Oscar Nominee Spotlight

We take a look at first-time nominees across the major categories who have their first chance to take home the coveted golden statuette. Visit our Oscars Guide for more.

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A Complete History of Best Picture Oscar Winners

From The Godfather to Million Dollar Baby and Spotlight, here's a look back at all of the Best Picture Oscars winners in the history of the ceremony.

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