Oscar Nominations 2016 list is here

It's that time of the year again, when the many months of awards season come to a close with the biggest and brightest - the Oscars.

Oscar Nominations 2016 list is here

The ceremony for 2016 will be held on the 28th of February and will be hosted by Chris Rock, returning after more than a decade. All the stars will be out for the awards themselves and the nominations were handled by filmmakers Guillerdo del Toro and Ang Lee - which is a pretty random duo. Actor John Krasinski was also there for some reason, alongside Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs.

Here's the full list of nominess for the Academy Awards 2016

Best Actor: Bryan Cranston - Matt Damon - Leonardo DiCaprio - Michael Fassbender - Eddie Redmayne

Best Actress: Cate Blanchett Brie Larson Jennifer Lawrence Saoirse Ronan Charlotte Rampling

Supporting Actor: Christian Bale - The Big Short Tom Hady - The Revenant Mark Ruffalo - Spolight Mark Rylance - Bridge of Spies Sylvester Stallone - Creed

Supporting Actress: Jennifer Jason - Leighh Rooney Mara - Rachel McAdams - Alicia Vikander Kate Winslet

Best Director: Adam McKay - George Miller - Innarutu - Lenny Abrahamson - Tom McCarthy

Best Picture:The Big Short - Bridge of Spies - Brooklyn - Mad Max - Fury Road - The Martian - The Revenant - Room - Spotlight

Best Original Screenplay: Bridge of Spies - Ex Machina - Inside Out  - Spotlight  -Straight Outta Compton

Best Adapted Screenplay: The Big Short  - Brooklyn  - Carol  - The Martian  - Room

Cinematography: Carol - The Hateful 8 - Mad Max Fury Road - The Revenant Sicario

Best Original Score: Bridge of Spies - Carol - Hateful Eight - Sicario - Star Wars the Force Awakens

Costume Design: Carol - Cinderella - The Danish Girl - Mad Max Fury Road - The Revenant

Best Foreign Language Film: Embrace of the Serpent - Mustang - Son of Saul Theeb - A War

Best Makeup: Mad Max Fury Road - The 100 Year Old Man Who... - The Revenant

Film Editing: The Big Short - Mad Max - The Revenant - Spotlight - Star Wars The Force Awakens

Original Song: Earned It - 50 Shades of Grey - Simple Song No 3 - Youth Writings on the Wall - Spectre

Animated Feature Film: Anomalisa Boy and the World - Inside Out - Shaun the Sheep When Marnie Was There

Animated Short Film: Bear Story - Prologue - Sanjay's Super Team - We can Live without Cosmos - World of Tomorrow

Live Action Short Film: Ave Maria - Day On e- Everything Will Be Ok - Shock - Stutter

Documentary: Amy - Cartel land - The Look of Silence - What Happened Miss Simone0 Wonderful Fire

Visual Effects: Ex Machina - Mad Max - The Martian - The Revenant - Star Wars the Force Awakens

Production Design: Bridge of Spies - The Danish Girl - Mad Max - The Martian - The Revenant

Sound Editing: Mad Max Fury Road - The Martian - The Revenant - Sicario - Star Wars The Force Awakens

Sound Mixing: Bridge of Spies - Mad Max Fury Road - The Martian - The Revenant - Star Wars The Force Awakens

Tune in on February 28th to see who walks away with those shiny little bald men.

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