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'Mank' leads the way with 10 Oscar nods

Priyanka Chopra Jonas (L) and Nick Jonas announced the names of this year's Oscar nominees Monday morning. Photo courtesy of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Priyanka Chopra Jonas (L) and Nick Jonas announced the names of this year's Oscar nominees Monday morning. Photo courtesy of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

March 15 (UPI) -- With many cinemas closed this past year, films released via streaming services dominated the Oscar nominations list Monday morning.

The Netflix movie Mank led the field with 10 nods, including Best Picture.

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Tied with six nominations apiece were The Father (Sony Pictures Classics,) Judas and the Black Messiah (Warner Bros.,) Minari (A24,) Nomadland (Searchlight,) Sound of Metal (Amazon) and The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Netflix.)

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (Netflix) and Promising Young Woman (Focus Features) each earned five nominations, while News of the World (Universal) picked up four, One Night in Miami (Amazon) and Soul (Disney) scored three and Another Round (Samuel Goldwyn) and Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (Amazon) were nominated for two.

Emerald Fennell who helmed Promising Young Woman and Chloe Zhao who directed Nomadland -- made history by becoming the first female directors to be nominated in the same year in the Best Director category.

Minari star Steven Yeun is the first Asian American nominated for Best Actor.

Celebrity couple Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas read the names aloud from London in an online event.

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The Oscars honor excellence in cinema. This year's winners are to be announced on April 25 in a ceremony on ABC.

The nominees are:

Best Picture

The Father

Mank

Minari

Nomadland

Promising Young Woman

Sound of Metal

The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Director

Thomas Vinterberg Another Round

David Fincher Mank

Lee Isaac Chung Minari

Chloé Zhao Nomadland

Emerald Fennell Promising Young Woman

Best Actress

Viola Davis Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

Andra Day The United States vs. Billie Holiday

Vanessa Kirby Pieces of a Woman

Frances McDormand Nomadland

Carey Mulligan Promising Young Woman

Best Actor

Riz Ahmed Sound of Metal

Chadwick Boseman Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

Anthony Hopkins The Father

Gary Oldman Mank

Steven Yeun Minari

Best Supporting Actress

Maria Bakalova Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

Glenn Close Hillbilly Elegy

Olivia Colman The Father

Amanda Seyfried Mank

Youn Yuh-jung Minari

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Best Supporting Actor

Sacha Baron Cohen The Trial of the Chicago 7

Daniel Kaluuya Judas and the Black Messiah

Leslie Odom Jr. One Night in Miami

Paul Raci The Sound of Metal

LaKeith Stanfield Judas and the Black Messiah

Best Original Screenplay

Judas and the Black Messiah

Minari

Promising Young Woman

Sound of Metal

The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Adapted Screenplay

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

The Father

Nomadland

One Night in Miami

White Tiger

Best Original Score

Da 5 Bloods

Mank

Minari

News of the World

Soul

International Feature

Another Round

Better Days

Collective

The Man Who Sold His Skin

Quo Vadis, Aida?

Best Documentary

Collective

Crip Camp

The Mole Agent

My Octopus Teacher

Time

Best Animated Film

Onward

Over the Moon

A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon

Soul

Wolfwalkers

Best Sound

Greyhound

Mank

News of the World

Soul

The Sound of Metal

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