Val & Mike’s Oscar Picks

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Best Picture:

“Black Panther”
“BlacKkKlansman”We both think should win
“Bohemian Rhapsody”
“The Favourite”
“Green Book”
“Roma” What we think will win
“A Star Is Born”
“Vice”

Lead Actor:

Christian Bale, “Vice” We both think will win
Bradley Cooper, “A Star Is Born”
Willem Dafoe, “At Eternity’s Gate”
Rami Malek, “Bohemian Rhapsody”
Viggo Mortensen, “Green Book” We both think should win

Lead Actress:

Yalitza Aparicio, “Roma”
Glenn Close, “The Wife” We both think will win
Olivia Colman, “The Favourite”
Lady Gaga, “A Star Is Born” We think should win
Melissa McCarthy, “Can You Ever Forgive Me?”

Supporting Actor:

Mahershala Ali, “Green Book” Mike thinks he should and will win
Adam Driver, “BlacKkKlansman” Val thinks should win
Sam Elliott, “A Star Is Born”
Richard E. Grant, “Can You Ever Forgive Me?”
Sam Rockwell, “Vice” Val thinks he will win

Supporting Actress:
Amy Adams, “Vice”
Marina de Tavira, “Roma”
Regina King, “If Beale Street Could Talk” We both think will win
Emma Stone, “The Favourite” Mike thinks will win
Rachel Weisz, “The Favourite”

Director:

Spike Lee, “BlacKkKlansman” We both think he should win: Mike thinks he will win
Pawel Pawlikowski, “Cold War”
Yorgos Lanthimos, “The Favourite”
Alfonso Cuarón, “Roma” Val thinks will win
Adam McKay, “Vice”

Animated Feature:

“Incredibles 2,” Brad Bird
“Isle of Dogs,” Wes Anderson Mike thinks should and will win
“Mirai,” Mamoru Hosoda
“Ralph Breaks the Internet,” Rich Moore, Phil Johnston
“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman Val thinks should and will

Best Documentary Feature:

Free Solo,” Jimmy Chin, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Mike thinks will and should win
“Hale County This Morning, This Evening,” RaMell Ross
“Minding the Gap,” Bing Liu
“Of Fathers and Sons,” Talal Derki
“RBG,” Betsy West, Julie Cohe

Original Score:

“BlacKkKlansman,” Terence Blanchard
“Black Panther,” Ludwig Goransson Val thinks will win
“If Beale Street Could Talk,” Nicholas Britell Mike thinks should and will win
“Isle of Dogs,” Alexandre Desplat Val thinks will
“Mary Poppins Returns,” Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman

Original Song:

“All The Stars” from “Black Panther” by Kendrick Lamar, SZA Val and Mike think will win
“I’ll Fight” from “RBG” by Diane Warren, Jennifer Hudson
“The Place Where Lost Things Go” from “Mary Poppins Returns” by Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman
“Shallow” from “A Star Is Born” by Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, Andrew Wyatt and Benjamin Rice Val and Mike this should win
“When A Cowboy Trades His Spurs For Wings” from “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs” by David Rawlings and Gillian Welch

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