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  1. Nicole Kidman

    Nicole Kidman attends the 83rd Academy Awards nominations luncheon held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Monday, Feb. 7. Kidman is nominated for best actress for her role as a grieving mother in "Rabbit Hole." (Kevin Winter / Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
  2. James Franco

    In addition to being nominated for best actor for his role in "127 Hours," James Franco is co-hosting the Oscar ceremony. Actress Anne Hathaway is his hosting partner. (Chris Pizzello / AP) Back to slideshow navigation
  3. Natalie Portman

    Mom-to-be Natalie Portman is a favorite to win the best actress Oscar for her role as neurotic ballerina Nina in "Black Swan." (Gabriel Bouys / AFP - Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
  4. Amy Adams

    Amy Adams is up for the best supporting actress Oscar for her role as boxer Micky Ward's girlfriend in "The Fighter." (Kevin Winter / Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
  5. Jeff Bridges and Hailee Steinfeld

    Jeff Bridges and actress Hailee Steinfeld are both nominated for acting Oscars for their roles in the Coen Brothers' remake of "True Grit." Bridges won best actor last year for his starring role in "Crazy Heart." (Kevin Winter / Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
  6. Jesse Eisenberg

    Jesse Eisenberg is up for an Oscar for playing Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg in "The Social Network." (Kevin Winter / Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
  7. Jennifer Lawrence

    Jennifer Lawrence cleans up nicely. The 20-year-old actress didn't look nearly this lovely in "Winter's Bone," for which she received her Oscar nomination. (Mario Anzuoni / Reuters) Back to slideshow navigation
  8. John Hawkes

    John Hawkes stars along with Lawrence in "Winter's Bone." His nomination was one of the most surprising this year. (Kevin Winter / Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
  9. Geoffrey Rush and Colin Firth

    Geoffrey Rush plays a speech therapist and Colin Firth the desperate prince, and later king, who is driven to seek his aid, in Oscar favorite "The King's Speech." (Kevin Winter / Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
  10. Mark Wahlberg

    Some Oscar watchers considered the snub of Mark Wahlberg for an acting nomination the most egregious of the year. But as a producer of "The Fighter," he could still walk off with a trophy. (Kevin Winter / Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
  11. Melissa Leo

    Melissa Leo, nominated for best supporting actress for her role in "The Fighter" has already won the Golden Globe and New York Film Critics Circle awards for playing the mother of Wahlberg's character. (Mario Anzuoni / Reuters) Back to slideshow navigation
  12. Michelle Williams

    Some were surprised by Michelle Williams' nomination for her portrayal of a wife in a troubled marriage in "Blue Valentine." (Kevin Winter / Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
  13. Jeremy Renner

    Jeremy Renner has been nominated for best supporting actor for his role in "The Town." He was up for best actor in 2010 for his role in "The Hurt Locker." He didn't win, but the film was named best picture. (Mario Anzuoni / Reuters) Back to slideshow navigation
  14. Javier Bardem

    Another surprise nomination: Few expected Javier Bardem to receive a nomination for his work in "Biutiful." His best actor nomination is the first-ever in Oscar history for that award for a performance entirely in Spanish. (Gabriel Bouys / AFP - Getty Images) Back to slideshow navigation
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