The nominees for the 2013 Academy Awards were announced today. “Django Unchained” grabbed five nominations for best picture, supporting actor (for Christoph Waltz), cinematography (Robert Richardson), sound editing (Wylie Stateman) and original screenplay (Quentin Tarantino). Congratulations!
Unfortunately, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson and Leonardo DiCaprio were all unrecognized for their critically acclaimed performances. Additionally, Tarantino was not named in the Best Director category.
TotalFilm.com sat down to discuss those omissions with Jamie Foxx and Kerry Washington this afternoon, and you can see their reactions below.
Click here for a complete list of nominees. The 85th Academy Awards will air on Sunday, February 24.