LOS ANGELES, CA (WCMH) — Back in January, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the 88th Academy Awards.
You can view the full list of nominations here, but here are some of the top story lines to watch during Sunday’s award show.
DiCaprio nominated for Best Actor
Brie Larson nominated for Best Actress
Could Sly get that elusive Oscar?
Speaking of elusive Oscars, Sylvester Stallone is nominated in Best Supporting Actor for his role in “Creed,” but the category is full of talent.
Christian Bale (“The Big Short”), Mark Ruffalo (“Spotlight”), Tom Hardy (“The Revenant”) and Mark Rylance (“Bridge of Spies”) also are nominated.
‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ well represented
‘Inside Out’ leads animated category
Disney Pixar’s “Inside Out” earned a nomination for Best Animated Picture.
A Pixar film won the category seven years running before missing out the past two years.
Pundits expect “Inside Out” to snap the streak.