2022 Oscar Predictions

Updated 2/14

BEST PICTUREBEST DIRECTOR
Armageddon Time
Babylon
Cha Cha Real Smooth
The Fabelmans
Killers of the Flower Moon
Next Goal Wins
Rustin
Showing Up
The Son
The Whale
James Grey, Armageddon Time
Steven Spielberg, The Fabelmans
Martin Scorcese, Killers of the Flower Moon
Kelly Reichardt, Showing Up
Darren Arnofsky, The Whale
BEST ACTORBEST ACTRESS
Leonardo DiCaprio, Killers of the Flower Moon
Colman Domingo, Rustin
Adam Driver, White Noise
Idris Elba, 3000 Years of Longing
Brendan Fraser, The Whale
Naomi Ackie, I Wanna Dance With Somebody
Florence Pugh, Don’t Worry Darling
Margot Robbie, Babylon
Emma Thompson, Good Luck to You, Leo Grande
Michelle Williams, Showing Up
BEST SUPPORTING ACTORBEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Don Cheadle, White Noise
Paul Dano, The Fabelmans
Toby Jones, Empire of Light
Jesse Plemons, Killers of the Flower Moon
Jeffrey Wright, Rustin
Patricia Clarkson, She Said
Laura Dern, The Son
Lily Gladstone, Killers of the Flower Moon
Dakota Johnson, Cha Cha Real Smooth
Hong Chau, The Whale
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAYBEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
Armageddon Time
Babylon
Cha Cha Real Smooth
The Fabelmans
Showing Up
Killers of the Flower Moon
Next Goal Wins
The Son
The Whale
Women Talking
BEST ORIGINAL SCOREBEST ORIGINAL SONG
Babylon
The Fabelmans
Killers of the Flower Moon
Showing Up
The Whale
Babylon
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
I Wanna Dance With Somebody
Killers of the Flower Moon
Maestro
BEST SOUNDBEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Avatar 2
Babylon
Elvis
Thor: Love and Thunder
Top Gun: Maverick
3000 Years of Longing
Armageddon Time
Babylon
Killers of the Flower Moon
Rustin
BEST FILM EDITINGBEST PRODUCTION DESIGN
Babylon
The Fabelmans
Killers of the Flower Moon
The Son
The Whale
3000 Years of Longing
Babylon
Elvis
The Fabelmans
Killers of the Flower Moon
BEST COSTUME DESIGNBEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Armageddon Time
Avatar 2
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Elvis
The Fabelmans
3000 Years of Longing
Avatar 2
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
Top Gun: Maverick
Thor: Love and Thunder
BEST MAKEUP & HAIRSTYLINGBEST ANIMATED FEATURE
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Blonde
Elvis
The Fabelmans
The Whale
My Father’s Dragon
Pinocchio
Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (Part 1)
Turning Red
Wendell and Wild
BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATUREBEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
BEST ANIMATED SHORTBEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
BEST LIVE ACTION SHORT