Monday, June 17, 2024

2022 Oscars Set Record With Two Couples — Just One Married– Nominated for Academy Awards


There are many records set with the 94th annual Oscar nominations.

Two One married couples has been nominated!

Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem are married. Cruz was nommed for Best Actress in “Parallel Mothers.” Bardem for “Being the Ricardos.”

Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons acted together in “Power of the Dog.” They were each nominated for supporting roles in that movie. They are not married legally but live together and have a child. So…

Diane Warren got her 13th songwriting nomination for “Somehow You Do.” It’s time she won!

Jane Campion received her second directing nomination. She’s the only woman to have two.

Denzel Washington got his 10th nomination! He already has two Oscars!

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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