I have yet to see any of these performances. I am simply attempting to predict which performances, based on media/internet hype will be nominated. My prediction of which will win will be noted. Actresses listed in alphabetical order.
Amy Lou Adams was born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy, to American parents Kathryn (Hicken) and Richard Kent Adams, while her father was a U.S. serviceman. She was raised in a Mormon family of seven children in Castle Rock, Colorado, and has English, as well as smaller amounts of Danish, Swiss-German, and Norwegian, ancestry...
“ for "The Master" ” - dolphinsrock81
Jessica Michelle Chastain was born in Sacramento, California, and was raised in a middle-class household in a northern California suburb. Her mother, Jerri Chastain, is a vegan chef whose family is originally from Kansas, and her stepfather is a fireman. She discovered dance at the age of nine and was in a dance troupe by age thirteen...
“ for "Zero Dark Thirty" ” - dolphinsrock81
Sally Margaret Field was born in 1946 in Pasadena, California, to actress Margaret Field
(née Morlan) and salesman Richard Dryden Field. Her parents divorced in 1950 and her mother then married stuntman Jock Mahoney
, and they had a daughter, Princess O'Mahoney
. She also has a brother, Richard Field. Sally attended Birmingham High School in Van Nuys, California...
“ for "Lincoln" ” - dolphinsrock81
Anne Jacqueline Hathaway was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Kate McCauley Hathaway
, an actress, and Gerald T. Hathaway
, a lawyer, both originally from Philadelphia. She is of mostly Irish descent, along with English, German, and French. Her first major role came in the short-lived television series Get Real
“ for "Les Miserables" ... *Winner ” - dolphinsrock81
Helen Hunt began studying acting at the age of eight with her father, respected director and acting coach Gordon Hunt
. A year later she made her professional debut and afterwards worked steadily in films, theatre and television.
“ for "The Sessions" ” - dolphinsrock81