2024 Oscar Firsts: Lily Gladstone, Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg Make History

Other notable nominations included Colman Domingo, John Williams and “20 Days in Mariupol”

Lily Gladstone
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The 96th annual Oscar nominations were revealed Tuesday morning in Los Angeles. And the newest lineup featured a number of historic milestones. Among them this year:

Best Picture

◦  Two producers of Best Picture nominees (Emma Stone, Bradley Cooper) were also nominated for acting. The only person to ever win for producing and acting in the same year is Frances McDormand for 2020’s “Nomadland.”

◦  With his 13th nomination, Steven Spielberg has extended his record as the most nominated producer ever for “Maestro.” It marks Spielberg’s 25th nomination overall.

◦  With Best Picture nomination for “Barbie,” Greta Gerwig is the first director ever to have her first three solo feature films (“Lady Bird,” Little Women,” “Barbie”) nominated for Best Picture.


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