The 87th Academy Awards Nominations were announced earlier this day and Bradley received a nomination for Actor In Leading Role for his work in “American Sniper“. The movie is also nominated for Best Picture, Film editing, Sound editing, Sound mixing, and Adapted screenplay. Congratulations to the cast and crew!
Actor – In A Leading Role
Steve Carell, Foxcatcher
Bradley Cooper, American Sniper
Benedict Cumberbatch, The Imitation Game
Michael Keaton, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything
American Sniper; Clint Eastwood, Robert Lorenz, Andrew Lazar, Bradley Cooper and Peter Morgan, Producers
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything
The Oscars will be held on February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre and the full list with nominations can be found on the official Oscar website!
Bradley’s official statement (Via THR):
“This is a tribute to Chris Kyle, his family and all of the service men and women who sacrifice their lives for their countries and their families. It is a privilege and an honor to play Chris and I share this with Sienna, Clint, Jason Hall, the rest of seal team three and everyone involved with the film.”