Black Panther, A Star Is Born, Bohemian Rhapsody and more nominated for Oscars 2019

Black Panther, A Star Is Born, Bohemian Rhapsody and more nominated for Oscars 2019

The nominations for the 91st Academy Awards were announced yesterday. Many absorbing and culturally vital films received deserving nominations. And it is great that the accompanying music that lifted the visuals to create a complete sensual experience is also honoured in separate categories.

The list for Best Original Score feature a couple of first-time nominees such as Terence Blanchard (BlackKklansmanand Lüdwig Goransson (Black Pantherand returning favourites such as Nicholas Britell (If Beale Street Could Talk), Alexandre Desplat (Isle Of Dogs) and Marc Shaiman (Mary Poppins Returns).

'All The Stars' (Black Panther), 'I'll Fight' (RBG), 'The Place Where Lost Things Go' (Mary Poppins Returns), 'Shallow' (A Star Is Born) and 'When A Cowboy Trades His Spurs For Wings' (The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs) received nods for Best Original Song

But the biggest award for the night, Best Picture, sees the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody going up against Black Panther, BlackKklansman, The Favourite, Green BookRoma and Vice.

The 91st Academy Awards will take place on Sunday, 24 February, at The Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, US. Click here to find out the full list of nominees. 

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