FULL LIST: Oscars 2015 nominees

MANILA, Philippines – The nominees for this year's Academy Awards were announced Thursday, January 15 (Friday, January 16, in Manila) at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles.

Actor Chris Pine joined directors Alfonso Cuarón and J.J Abrams, and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs in a two-part live ceremony at 5:30 AM Pacific Time (9:30 pm in Manila). 

Here is the list of nominees. A full list will be published as soon as available. 

Best Picture

Best Director 

Best Actor

Best Actress 

Best Supporting Actor

Best Supporting Actress 

Best Original Screenplay

Best Adapted Screenplay 

Best Animated Feature

Best Song

Best Original Score 

Best Foreign Language Film 

Best Costume Design 

Best Makeup & Hairstyling 

Best Cinematography

Best Film Editing

Best Production Design

Best Documentary, Short

Best Animated Short

Best Live Action Short

Best Sound Editing

Best Sound Mixing

Best Visual Effects

Best Documentary, Feature

Neil Patrick Harris is set to host the event, which many call Hollywood's biggest night. – Rappler.com

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