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Best Actor Oscar Predictions – Hollywood’s Biggest Stars Await Their Awards Season

Variety’s Awards Circuit presents Film Awards Editor Clayton Davis’ official predictions for the upcoming Oscars and Emmys events. Oscar and Emmy predictions are updated daily with the current year’s slate of nominees in all categories, based on history, buzz, news, reviews and sources. Variety’s Awards Circuit prediction schedule is divided into four seasons that span the entire year: draft, pre-season, regular season, and post-season. The duration of each phase will be determined by the eligibility schedule and prize dates, which are subject to change.

Predictions for the Oscars 2022: Best actor:

Commentary on the awards prediction: Will Smith lost his first Oscar nomination for ‘Ali’ to Denzel Washington for ‘Training Day’ 20 years ago, and the two biggest superstars could face off again, according to the first words on “King Richard” and “The Tragedy of Macbeth. It won’t be easy as Andrew Garfield is a sight to behold in “tick, tick…Boom”, and Benedict Cumberbatch could be up for “The Power of the Dog” or “The Electrical Life of Louis Wain”. The voting period for Oscar nominations begins Thursday, January 27, 2022 and ends Tuesday, February 1, 2022. The official Oscar nominations will be revealed February 8, 2022, the ceremony taking place on March 27, 2022.

All the finalists and rankings:

Predictions for the Oscars 2022: best actor

A ranked list of Oscar-nominated movies and actors in 2022. All information and release dates are subject to change.

1 Will Smith King Richard Warner Bros. 11/19/2021
2 Andrew Garfield tick, tick… Boom! Netflix 12/11/2021
3 Denzel Washington The Tragedy of Macbeth A24 TBA
4 Benedict Cumberbatch The Power of the Dog Netflix TBA
5 Clifton Collins, Jr. Jockey Sony Pictures Classics TBA
NEXT IN LINE:
6 Leonardo DiCaprio Doesn’t Watch Netflix TBA
7 Javier Bardem Being The Ricardos Amazon Studios TBA
8 Nicolas Cage Neon Pig 07/16/2021
9 Peter Dinklage Cyrano United Artists/MGM Release 12/24/2021
10 Red Simon Rex A24 Rocket TBD
OTHER HIGH LEVEL COMPETITORS:
11 Matt Damon Stillwater Focus Features 7/30/2021
12 Adam Driver House of Gucci United Artists Release/MGM 11/24/2021
13 Bradley Cooper Nightmare Alley Spotlight Photos 12/3/2021
14 Joaquin Phoenix C’mon C’mon A24 TBA
15 Udo Kier Swan Song Magnolia Photos 08/06/2021
16 Riz Ahmed Meets Amazon Studios TBA
17 Justin Chon Blue Bayou Focus Features 09/17/2021
18 Winston Duke Nine Days Sony Pictures Classics 07/30/2021
19 Oscar Isaac The Focus Card Counter Features 9/10/2021
20 Jake Gyllenhaal The Guilty Netflix TBA
ALSO IN CONTENTION:
21 Benedict Cumberbatch The Electric Life of Louis Wain Amazon Studios TBA
22 Jonathan Majors The More They Fall Netflix TBA
23 Cooper Hoffman Untitled Paul Thomas Anderson Film United Artists Release/MGM 11/26/2021
24 Jude Hill Belfast Focus Files 12/11/2021
25 Mahershala Ali Swan Song Apple TV Plus TBA
26 Michael B. Jordan A Diary for Jordan Sony Pictures 12/22/2021
27 Timothée Chalamet Dune Warner Bros 01/10/2021
28 Amir Jadidi A Hero Amazon Studios TBA
29 Adam Driver Annette Amazon Studios 06/07/2021
30 Anthony Ramos In the Heights Warner Bros 6/11/2021
OTHER POSSIBILITIES:
31 Clint Eastwood Scream Macho Warner Bros. 22/10/2021
32 Ben Platt Dear Evan Hansen Universal Pictures 09/24/2021
33 Zachary Levi American Underdog Lionsgate 12/10/2021
34 Tye Sheridan The Tender Bar Amazon Studios TBA
35 Toni Servillo The Hand of God Netflix TBA
36 Matt Damon The Last Duel 20th Century Studios 10/15/2021
37 Dev Patel The Green Knight A24 07/30/2021
38 Tim Roth Bergman Island IFC Films TBA
39 Eric Bana The Dry IFC Films 05/21/2021
40 Ed Helms Together Together Bleecker Street 23/04/2021
UNRANKED LIST:
– Andrew Garfield Films IFC mainstream 07/05/2021
— Andrew Garfield Eyes of Tammy Faye Searchlight Pictures 09/17/2021
— Ansel Elgort West Side Story Studios of the 20th Century 12/10/2021
— Benedict Cumberbatch The Courier Lionsgate 3/19/2021
— Christoph Waltz Georgetown Vertical Entertainment 5/14/2021
– Clayne Crawford The Murder of Two Neon Lovers 5/14/2021
— Daniel Craig No Time to Die United Artists Release/MGM 8/10/2021
– Don Cheadle No Sudden Movement HBO Max 6/18/2021
– Eddie Murphy Upcoming 2 America Amazon Studios 05/03/2021
— Jim Broadbent The Duke Sony Pictures Classics TBA
– John Leguizamo Dark Blood FilmRise 09/10/2021
— Keanu Reeves The Matrix Resurrections Warner Bros. 12/22/2021
– Max Harwood Everybody’s Talking About Jamie Amazon Studios 09/17/2021
– Michael C. Hall John and the IFC Films Hole 08/06/2021
— Michael Gandolfini The Many Saints of Newark Warner Bros 9/24/2021
– Michael Keaton worth Netflix 03/09/2021
— Numan Acar The Way of the Wind No U.S. Distribution TBA
— Ryan Reynolds Free Guy 20th Century Studios 8/13/2021
– Simu Liu Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Marvel Studios 03/09/2021
– Tom Cruise Top Gun: Maverick Paramount Pictures 11/19/2021
—Tom Hanks Finch Apple TV Plus TBA
— Tom Hardy Venom: Let There Be Carnage Sony Pictures 10/15/2021
— Tom Holland Spider-Man: No Way Home Sony Pictures 12/17/2021
– Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Candyman Universal Pictures 08/27/2021

History of Award Categories (Best Actor):

The Academy Awards, or Academy Awards, are Hollywood’s most prestigious creative awards in film. With 11 statuettes, “Ben-Hur”, “Titanic” and “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” are the most awarded films in Oscar history. At 14, “All About Eve”, “Titanic” and “La La Land” have received the most Oscar nominations. “La La Land” is the only one of the three that did not win Best Picture. ‘The Turning Point’ (1977) and ‘The Color Purple’ (1985) are the biggest Oscar ‘losers’, meaning they were nominated for the most Oscars but never received one. any. Daniel Day-Lewis has three wins in this category, followed by Marlon Brando, Gary Cooper, Tom Hanks, Dustin Hoffman, Fredric March, Jack Nicholson, Sean Penn and Spencer Tracy, who both have. Tracy and Sir Laurence Olivier received the most nominations in this category, both with nine. At 82, Anthony Hopkins is the oldest winner and nominee of ‘The Father’ of all time, having passed Henry Fonda for ‘On Golden Pond’ and Richard Farnsworth for ‘The Straight Story’. Adrien Brody, 29, is the youngest winner of ‘The Pianist’, while Jackie Cooper, 9, is the youngest nominee for ‘Skippy’.

Predictions for the Oscars in 2022:

  • Best Picture
  • Best Director
  • Best actor
  • Best Actress
  • Best Supporting Actor
  • Best Supporting Actress
  • Best Original Screenplay
  • Best Adapted Screenplay
  • Best Animated Film
  • Best Production Design
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Costume Design
  • Best Film Editing
  • Best Makeup and Hairstyling
  • best sound
  • Best Visual Effects
  • Best Original Score
  • Best Original Song
  • Best Documentary Feature
  • Best International Feature Film
  • Best Animated Short
  • Best Documentary Short
  • Best Live Action Short

Predictions for the Oscars 2021 are now available.

About the Oscars (Oscars):

The Academy Awards, or Academy Awards, are Hollywood’s most prestigious creative awards in film. Members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have been choosing nominees and winners since 1927. (AMPAS). Of the approximately 10,000 members, 17 branches are represented. Actors, associates, casting directors, directors of photography, costume designers, directors, documentaries, executives, film editors, makeup artists and hairstylists, marketing and public relations, members-at-large, members-at-large (artist representatives), music, producers, production design, animated shorts and features, sound and visual effects, and writers are some of the branches. The 94th Academy Awards will take place on March 27, 2022. The 94th Academy Awards will take place on March 27, 2022.

Source: Vriety