Best Actress 2015: Anne Hathaway for The Intern

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A photo of Anne Hathaway on the set of Nancy Meyers’ The Intern (via Tom and Lorenzo)

The Facts

Oscar History
Hathaway has one win from two nominations

  • Nominated: Best Actress in a Leading Role for Rachel Getting Married (2008)
  • Won: Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Les Misérables (2012)

This Year
Hathaway has
Awards: N/A
Nominations: N/A

About the Film

Role: Jules Ostin, the founder of a fashion-based e-commerce company, which enlists senior Ben Whitaker (Robert De Niro) as an intern

Festivals: N/A
U.S. Distributor: Warner Bros.
U.S. Release Date: Sept. 25, 2015
U.S. Box Office: N/A

Why? Um, writer-director Nancy Meyers helmed Diane Keaton to a nod for Something’s Gotta Give (2003)?

Why not? Keaton’s bid was something of a comeback for the actress. Reviews for The Intern will need to rise above expectations for Hathaway to have any shot at a nomination. If nothing else, maybe she can find some wiggle room at the Golden Globes?

Notes

Ranking: No. 38 as of Aug. 26, 2015

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