The 85th Academy Awards nominations were announced this morning by the show's host Seth McFarlane, and the gorgeous Emma Stone who kept the announcement light and fun. There were the expected nominees, the surprises and the upsets (Ben Affleck!).

So the OK! team jumped on a Google+ Hangout to share our reactions on the top categories—see the video below!

What did you think about the nominations? Who were you surprised by, rooting for or think was totally snubbed? Tell us in the comments below or on Twitter @OKmagazine.

Here are the Oscar nominees (full list here):


Best Picture:

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Silver Linings Playbook

Zero Dark Thirty


Les Miserables

Life of Pi


Django Unchained


Best Director:

David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook

Ang Lee, Life of Pi

Steven Spielberg, Lincoln

Michael Haneke, Amour

Benh Zeitlin, Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best Actor:

Daniel Day Lewis, Lincoln

Denzel Washington, Flight

Hugh Jackman, Les Miserables

Bradley Cooper, Silver Linings Playbook

Joaquin Phoenix, The Master

Best Actress:

Naomi Watts, The Impossible

Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty

Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook

Emmanuelle Riva, Amour

Quvenzhané Wallis, Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best Supporting Actor:

Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained

Philip Seymour Hoffman, The Master

Robert De Niro, Silver Linings Playbook

Alan Arkin, Argo

Tommy Lee Jones, Lincoln

Best Supporting Actress:

Sally Field, Lincoln

Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables

Jacki Weaver, Silver Linings Playbook

Helen Hunt, The Sessions

Amy Adams, The Master

Best Original Screenplay:

Zero Dark Thirty

Django Unchained

Moonrise Kingdom




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