The Oscars 2016 – otherwise known as the 88th Academy Awards – takes place on February 28th in Dolby Theatre™ at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood and it’s set to be one of the most exiting years yet! Comedian Chris Rock is hosting the hottest star-studded evening on the night but other celebrities hitting the stage either presenting awards or performing include Whoopi Goldberg, hottie Ryan GoslingLady Gaga, Sam Smith and Pharrell Williams.

So who is in the running for what?

Will Leonard DiCaprio FINALLY walk away with one of those golden Oscars?

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Let’s see who the nominees for the big gongs are shall we…

ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

BRYAN CRANSTON
Trumbo

MATT DAMON
The Martian

LEONARDO DICAPRIO
The Revenant

MICHAEL FASSBENDER
Steve Jobs

EDDIE REDMAYNE
The Danish Girl

ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE NOMINEES

CHRISTIAN BALE
The Big Short

TOM HARDY
The Revenant

MARK RUFFALO
Spotlight

MARK RYLANCE
Bridge of Spies

SYLVESTER STALLONE
Creed

ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE NOMINEES

CATE BLANCHETT
Carol

BRIE LARSON
Room

JENNIFER LAWRENCE
Joy

CHARLOTTE RAMPLING

45 Years

SAOIRSE RONAN
Brooklyn

ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE NOMINEES

JENNIFER JASON LEIGH
The Hateful Eight

ROONEY MARA
Carol

RACHEL MCADAMS
Spotlight

ALICIA VIKANDER
The Danish Girl

KATE WINSLET
Steve Jobs

BEST PICTURE NOMINEES

THE BIG SHORT
Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner, Producers

BRIDGE OF SPIES
Steven Spielberg, Marc Platt and Kristie Macosko Krieger, Producers

BROOKLYN
Finola Dwyer and Amanda Posey, Producers

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD
Doug Mitchell and George Miller, Producers

THE MARTIAN
Simon Kinberg, Ridley Scott, Michael Schaefer and Mark Huffam, Producers

THE REVENANT
Arnon Milchan, Steve Golin, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Mary Parent and Keith Redmon, Producers

ROOM
Ed Guiney, Producer

SPOTLIGHT
Michael Sugar, Steve Golin, Nicole Rocklin and Blye Pagon Faust, Producers

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