Silver Linings Playbook leads the pack in 2013 Oscar nomination

Oscar statuette

Lincoln, Amour and Les Miserables also nominated

The nominations for the 2013 Academy Awards have been announced, with Silver Linings Playbook, Lincoln and Amour leading the pack of those films who stand a chance of winning at the awards ceremony on Sunday 24 February.

Silver Linings Playbook, a romantic drama starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence, is the only film up for the Big Five (Best Picture, Director, Actor, Actress and Screenplay), and leads with eight nominations. Steven Spielberg's biopic Lincoln and Michael Haneke's heartfelt romance Amour received six and five nominations respectively.

The full list of 2013 Oscar nominations

Best Picture


  • Silver Linings Playbook - David O Russell
  • Life of Pi - Ang Lee
  • Lincoln - Steven Spielberg
  • Amour - Michael Haneke
  • Beasts of the Southern Wild - Benh Zeitlin

Actor in a Leading Role

  • Lincoln - Daniel Day-Lewis
  • Flight - Denzel Washington
  • Les Miserables - Hugh Jackman
  • Silver Linings Playbook - Bradley Cooper
  • The Master - Joaquin Phoenix

Actor in a Supporting Role

  • Django Unchained - Christoph Waltz
  • The Master - Philip Seymour Hoffman
  • Silver Linings Playbook - Robert DeNiro
  • Argo - Alan Arkin
  • Lincoln - Tommy Lee Jones

Actress in a Leading Role

  • The Impossible - Naomi Watts
  • Zero Dark Thirty - Jessica Chastain
  • Silver Linings Playbook - Jennifer Lawrence
  • Amour - Emmanuelle Riva
  • Beasts of the Southern Wild - Quvenzhané Wallis

Actress in a Supporting Role

  • Lincoln - Sally Field
  • Les Miserables - Anne Hathaway
  • Silver Linings Playbook - Jacki Weaver
  • The Sessions - Helen Hunt
  • The Master - Amy Adams

Animated Feature Film

  • Frankenweenie
  • The Pirates! Band of Misfits
  • Wreck-It Ralph
  • ParaNorman
  • Brave

Foreign Language Film

  • Amour
  • No
  • War Witch
  • A Royal Affair
  • Kon-Tiki

Music (Original Song)

  • Chasing Ice
  • Life of Pi
  • Les Miserables
  • Ted
  • Skyfall

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)

  • Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • Argo
  • Lincoln
  • Silver Linings Playbook
  • Life of Pi

Writing (Original Screenplay)

  • Flight
  • Zero Dark Thirty
  • Django Unchained
  • Amour
  • Moonrise Kingdom

The ceremony takes place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood & Highland Center on Sunday 24 February, starting at 11pm.

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