Oscars 2023: Brendan Fraser, Rihanna, and Michelle Yeoh make history with nominations!
Los Angeles, California - The race to the Oscars has begun as the nominees for the 95th Academy Awards has been released!
Hosted by comedian Jimmy Kimmel, this year's ceremony is sure to be an unforgettable one as there were a lot of firsts in the top categories!
Brendan Fraser garnered his first Oscar nom in the Best Actor section for his ground-breaking performance in The Whale. Additionally, Austin Butler was recognized in the same category for his take on the late king of Rock n' Roll, Elvis Presley.
Elsewhere, the Best Actress section also caused a lot of buzz.
Final voting for the Oscars will take place from March 2-7, with the live ceremony airing on Sunday, March 12 at the Dolby Theater on ABC.
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