2016 Oscar Picks: Nov. 27, 2016

For anyone who’s been looking forward to what I have to say about this awards season, I apologize for being out of the loop, save for an occasional tweet or slew of tweets. I hope to get more into blogging in the coming weeks, but for now, here’s a glimpse at my picks for the top eight Oscar categories. Am I completely out of it, or am I right on the money? Let me know!

Best Picture

  1. La La Land
  2. Moonlight
  3. Manchester by the Sea
  4. Silence
  5. Fences
  6. Arrival
  7. Jackie
  8. Sully

If There Are More than 8…

  1. Lion
  2. Patriots Day

Best Director

  1. Damien Chazelle for La La Land
  2. Barry Jenkins for Moonlight
  3. Kenneth Lonergan for Manchester by the Sea
  4. Martin Scorsese for Silence
  5. Denis Villeneuve for Arrival

Best Actress in a Leading Role

  1. Emma Stone for La La Land
  2. Natalie Portman for Jackie
  3. Amy Adams for Arrival
  4. Annette Bening for 20th Century Women
  5. Isabelle Huppert for Elle

Best Actor in a Leading Role

  1. Casey Affleck for Manchester by the Sea
  2. Denzel Washington for Fences
  3. Tom Hanks for Sully
  4. Ryan Gosling for La La Land
  5. Andrew Garfield for Silence

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

  1. Viola Davis for Fences
  2. Naomie Harris for Moonlight
  3. Michelle Williams for Manchester by the Sea
  4. Nicole Kidman for Lion
  5. Molly Shannon for Other People

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

  1. Liam Neeson for Silence
  2. Mahershala Ali for Moonlight
  3. Lucas Hedges for Manchester by the Sea
  4. Jeff Bridges for Hell or High Water
  5. Dev Patel for Lion

Best Original Screenplay

  1. Moonlight
  2. Manchester by the Sea
  3. Jackie
  4. La La Land
  5. The Lobster

Best Adapted Screenplay

  1. Silence
  2. Fences
  3. Arrival
  4. Love and Friendship
  5. Sully
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