Day-Lewis nominated for Best Actor

Updated: 10 January 2013 16:14

The nominations for the 85th annual Academy Awards have been announced, with Lincoln leading the pack with 12 nods.

The nominations for the 85th annual Academy Awards have been announced, with Lincoln leading the pack with 12 nods.

Ang Lee's Life of Pi followed closely behind with 11 nominations, while David O Russell's romantic comedy Silver Linings Playbook earned nominations in eight categories.

Daniel Day-Lewis has been nominated in the Best Actor category for his performance in Lincoln. He will battle it out with Joaquin Phoenix (The Master), Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook), Hugh Jackman (Les Misérables) and Denzel Washington (Flight).


This year's Best Actress nominees are: Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty), Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook), Emmanuelle Riva (Amour), Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) and Naomi Watts (The Impossible).

Lincoln is nominated in the Best Picture category alongside Life of Pi, musical Les Misérables, Iran hostage drama Argo, French drama Amour, thriller Zero Dark Thirty, comedy Silver Linings Playbook, Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained, and mythological indie film Beasts of the Southern Wild.

In the Best Supporting Actor category, the nominees are: Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained), Phillip Seymour Hoffman (The Master), Robert De Niro (Silver Linings Playbook), Alan Arkin (Argo) and Tommy Lee Jones (Lincoln).

Nominated for Best Supporting Actress this year are: Amy Adams (The Master), Sally Field (Lincoln), Anne Hathaway (Les Misérables), Helen Hunt (The Sessions) and Jacki Weaver (Silver Linings Playbook).

Adele has been nominated for a Best Song Oscar for her Bond theme Skyfall.

The nominations were announced by Oscars host Seth MacFarlane and actress Emma Stone at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre this afternoon.

View the nominees for the 2013 Oscars, which will be held on February 24, below.

Best Picture
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty
Lincoln
Les Misérables
Life of Pi
Amour
Django Unchained
Argo

Best Director
Michael Haneke - Amour
Ang Lee - Life of Pi
David O Russell - Silver Linings Playbook
Steven Spielberg - Lincoln
Benh Zeitlin - Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best Actress
Jessica Chastain - Zero Dark Thirty
Jennifer Lawrence - Silver Linings Playbook
Emmanuelle Riva - Amour
Quvenzhané Wallis - Beasts of the Southern Wild
Naomi Watts - The Impossible

Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis - Lincoln
Bradley Cooper - Silver Linings Playbook
Hugh Jackman - Les Misérables
Joaquin Phoenix - The Master
Denzel Washington - Flight

Best Supporting Actor
Alan Arkin - Argo
Robert De Niro - Silver Linings Playbook
Tommy Lee Jones - Lincoln
Christoph Waltz - Django Unchained
Philip Seymour Hoffman - The Master

Best Supporting Actress
Amy Adams - The Master
Sally Field - Lincoln
Anne Hathaway - Les Misérables
Helen Hunt - The Sessions
Jacki Weaver - Silver Linings Playbook

Best Foreign Film
Amour
No
War Witch
A Royal Affair
Kon-Tiki

Best Original Screenplay
Zero Dark Thirty
Django Unchained
Moonrise Kingdom
Amour
Flight

Best Adapted Screenplay
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Argo
Life of Pi
Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best Animated Film
Frankenweenie
The Pirates! Band of Misfits
Wreck-It Ralph
Paranorman
Brave

Best Visual Effects
Life of Pi
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
The Avengers
Prometheus
Snow White and the Huntsman

Best Cinematography
Skyfall
Anna Karenina
Django Unchained
Life of Pi
Lincoln

Best Costume Design
Anna Karenina
Les Misérables
Lincoln
Mirror Mirror
Snow White and the Huntsman

Best Documentary Feature
Searching for Sugar Man
How to Survive a Plague
The Gatekeepers
5 Broken Cameras
The Invisible War

Best Documentary Short
Open Heart
Inocente
Redemption
Kings Point
Mondays at Racine

Best Film Editing
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook
Life of Pi
Argo
Zero Dark Thirty

Best Production Design
Anna Karenina
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Les Misérables
Life of Pi
Lincoln

Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Hitchcock
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Les Misérables

Best Original Score
Anna Karenina
Argo
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Skyfall

Best Original Song
Before My Time - Chasing Ice
Pi's Lullaby - Life of Pi
Suddenly - Les Misérables
Everybody Needs a Friend
- Ted
Skyfall - Skyfall

Sound Editing
Argo
Django Unchained
Life of Pi
Skyfall
Zero Dark Thirty

Sound Mixing
Argo
Les Misérables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Skyfall

Animated Short
Adam and Dog
Fresh Guacamole
Head over Heels

Maggie Simpson in The Longest Daycare
Paperman

Live Action Short
Asad
Buzkashi Boys
Curfew
Death of a Shadow (Dood van een Schaduw)
Henry