Jodi Guglielmi
December 01, 2016 10:36 AM


La La Land is dancing its way to Oscar gold!

The Critics’ Choice Awards nominations were announced on Thursday, and the Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone-led musical topped the list with a whopping 12 nods, including best picture, best actor, best actress, best director (Damien Chazelle), and two nominations for best song.

Gosling also scored a second Best Actor nomination for his turn in The Nice Guys.

Moonlight and Arrival trailed close behind, tying for second place with 10 nominations each. Other early Oscar contenders like Manchester By the Sea and Jackie were also singled out.

Marvel films also came out on top, with Captain America: Civil War, Deadpool, and Doctor Strange each scoring nominations in the action movie category.

Check out the full list of nominations below:

Best Actor
Casey AffleckManchester by the Sea
Joel Edgerton – Loving
Andrew GarfieldHacksaw Ridge
Ryan Gosling – La La Land
Tom HanksSully
Denzel WashingtonFences

Best Actress
Amy AdamsArrival
Annette Bening20th Century Women
Isabelle Huppert – Elle
Ruth NeggaLoving
Natalie PortmanJackie
Emma Stone – La La Land

Best Supporting Actor
Mahershala Ali Moonlight
Jeff Bridges – Hell or High Water
Ben Foster – Hell or High Water
Lucas Hedges – Manchester by the Sea
Dev Patel – Lion
Michael Shannon – Nocturnal Animals

Best Supporting Actress
Viola DavisFences
Greta Gerwig – 20th Century Women
Naomie HarrisMoonlight
Nicole KidmanLion
Janelle Monáe – Hidden Figures
Michelle WilliamsManchester by the Sea

Best Young Actor/Actress
Lucas Hedges – Manchester by the Sea
Alex R. Hibbert – Moonlight
Lewis MacDougall – A Monster Calls
Madina Nalwanga – Queen of Katwe
Sunny Pawar — Lion
Hailee SteinfeldThe Edge of Seventeen

Best Acting Ensemble
20th Century Women
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
Manchester by the Sea

Best Director
Damien Chazelle – La La Land
Mel GibsonHacksaw Ridge
Barry Jenkins – Moonlight
Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by the Sea
David Mackenzie – Hell or High Water
Denis Villeneuve – Arrival
Denzel Washington – Fences

Best Orignal Screenplay
Damien Chazelle – La La Land
Barry Jenkins — Moonlight
Yorgos Lanthimos/Efthimis Filippou – The Lobster
Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by the Sea
Jeff Nichols – Loving
Taylor Sheridan – Hell or High Water

Best Adapted Screenplay
Luke Davies – Lion
Tom Ford Nocturnal Animals
Eric Heisserer – Arrival
Todd Komarnicki – Sully
Allison Schroeder/Theodore Melfi – Hidden Figures
August Wilson – Fences

Best Cinematography
Stéphane Fontaine – Jackie
James Laxton – Moonlight
Seamus McGarvey – Nocturnal Animals
Linus Sandgren – La La Land
Bradford Young – Arrival

Best Production Design
Arrival – Patrice Vermette, Paul Hotte/André Valade
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them – Stuart Craig/James Hambridge, Anna Pinnock
Jackie – Jean Rabasse, Véronique Melery
La La Land – David Wasco, Sandy Reynolds-Wasco
Live by Night – Jess Gonchor, Nancy Haigh

Best Editing
Tom Cross – La La Land
John Gilbert – Hacksaw Ridge
Blu Murray – Sully
Nat Sanders/Joi McMillon — Moonlight
Joe Walker – Arrival

Best Costume Design
Colleen Atwood – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Consolata Boyle – Florence Foster Jenkins
Madeline Fontaine – Jackie
Joanna Johnston – Allied
Eimer Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh – Love & Friendship
Mary Zophres – La La Land

Best Hair & Makeup
Doctor Strange
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Hacksaw Ridge
Star Trek Beyond

Best Visual Effects
A Monster Calls
Doctor Strange
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
The Jungle Book

Best Animated Feature
Finding Dory
Kubo and the Two Strings
The Red Turtle

Best Action Movie
Captain America: Civil War
Doctor Strange
Hacksaw Ridge
Jason Bourne

Best Actor in an Action Movie
Benedict Cumberbatch Doctor Strange
Matt Damon Jason Bourne
Chris EvansCaptain America: Civil War
Andrew Garfield – Hacksaw Ridge
Ryan ReynoldsDeadpool

Best Actress in an Action Movie
Gal GadotBatman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Scarlett JohanssonCaptain America: Civil War
Margot RobbieSuicide Squad
Tilda SwintonDoctor Strange

Best Comedy
Central Intelligence
Don’t Think Twice
The Edge of Seventeen
Hail, Caesar!
The Nice Guys

Best Actor in a Comedy
Ryan Gosling – The Nice Guys
Hugh GrantFlorence Foster Jenkins
Dwayne JohnsonCentral Intelligence
Viggo Mortensen – Captain Fantastic
Ryan Reynolds – Deadpool

Best Actress in a Comedy
Kate BeckinsaleLove & Friendship
Sally Field – Hello, My Name Is Doris
Kate McKinnonGhostbusters
Hailee Steinfeld – The Edge of Seventeen
Meryl StreepFlorence Foster Jenkins

Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie
10 Cloverfield Lane
Doctor Strange
Don’t Breathe
Star Trek Beyond
The Witch

Best Foreign Language Film
The Handmaiden
The Salesman
Toni Erdmann

Best Song
“Audition (The Fools Who Dream)” – La La Land
“Can’t Stop the Feeling” – Trolls
“City of Stars” – La La Land
“Drive It Like You Stole It” – Sing Street
“How Far I’ll Go” — Moana
“The Rules Don’t Apply” – Rules Don’t Apply

Best Score
Nicholas Britell – Moonlight
Jóhann Jóhannsson – Arrival
Justin Hurwitz – La La Land
Micachu – Jackie
Dustin O’Halloran, Hauschka – Lion

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