Oscars 2015 Nominations: John Legend, Common Among Nominees

15 January 2015, 14:22

John Legend and Common - Golden Globes 2015

See the full nominations list from this year's Oscars.

John Legend has been nominated for Best Original Song at the Oscars for 'Glory'. The track, which features Common, appears in the movie Selma.

'Glory's' Oscars nomination come just days after John Legend and Common won a Golden Globe for the song.

It will go up against songs from the films, Beyond The Lights, The LEGO Movie, Glen Campbell... I'll Be Me and Begin Again.

Elsewhere in this year's Oscars nominations, Birdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel lead the race with nine nominations each, while British actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne are nominated for Best Actor.

This year's Oscars take place at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre on 22nd February.

The full Oscars 2015 nominations are:

Best picture

  • American Sniper
  • Birdman
  • Boyhood
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • The Imitation Game
  • Selma
  • The Theory of Everything
  • Whiplash

Best director

  • Alejandro González Iñárritu - Birdman
  • Richard Linklater - Boyhood
  • Bennett Miller - Foxcatcher
  • Wes Anderson - The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Morten Tyldum - The Imitation Game

Best actor

  • Steve Carell - Foxcatcher
  • Bradley Cooper - American Sniper
  • Benedict Cumberbatch - The Imitation Game
  • Michael Keaton - Birdman
  • Eddie Redmayne - The Theory of Everything

Best actress

  • Marion Cotillard- Two Days, One Night
  • Felicity Jones - The Theory of Everything
  • Julianne Moore - Still Alice
  • Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl
  • Reese Witherspoon - Wild

Best supporting actor

  • Robert Duvall - The Judge
  • Ethan Hawke - Boyhood
  • Edward Norton - Birdman
  • Mark Ruffalo - Foxcatcher
  • JK Simmons - Whiplash

Best supporting actress

  • Patricia Arquette - Boyhood
  • Laura Dern - Wild
  • Keira Knightley - The Imitation Game
  • Emma Stone - Birdman
  • Meryl Streep - Into the Woods

Best original screenplay

  • Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo - Birdman
  • Richard Linklater - Boyhood
  • E. Max Frye and Dan Futterman -Foxcatcher
  • Wes Anderson & Hugo Guinness - The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Dan Gilroy - Nightcrawler

Best adapted screenplay

  • Jason Hall - American Sniper
  • Graham Moore - The Imitation Game
  • Paul Thomas Anderson - Inherent Vice
  • Anthony McCarten - The Theory of Everything
  • Damien Chazelle - Whiplash

Best foreign film

  • Ida
  • Leviathan
  • Tangerines
  • Timbuktu
  • Wild Tales

Best documentary

  • CitizenFour
  • Finding Vivian Maier
  • Last Days in Vietnam
  • Salt of the Earth
  • Virunga

Best animation

  • Big Hero 6
  • The Boxtrolls
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2
  • Song of the Sea
  • The Tale of Princess Kaguya

Best original song

  • Everything is Awesome - The Lego Movie
  • Glory - Selma
  • Grateful - Beyond the Lights
  • I’m Not Going to Miss You - Glen Campbell ... I’ll Be Me
  • Lost Stars - Begin Again
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