The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, the award-giving organization behind the Oscars, has announced the shortlist in the Makeup and Hairstyling category for Oscars 2015 on Dec. 15, 2014. The show will air live on ABC on Oscar Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. Keep reading to learn more about the biggest celebration of excellence in cinematic achievements.
According to the official website, “Foxcatcher,” “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” “The Theory of Everything” and “Noah” are among the seven films who will be in the race for the Best Makeup and Hairstyling award.
The shortlisted films were selected by a committee from the Academy’s Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Branch. On Jan. 10, 2015, the Members of the special committee will view excerpts from all the shortlisted films. Then they will cast votes for their chosen ones. The top three films will be nominated in the final race.
Nominations for the 87th Academy Awards will be announced on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. The Academy Awards will be held on Feb. 22, 2015. Polls will be closed on Jan. 8, 2015 at 5 p.m. PT.
Here’s the complete list of the movies competing in Makeup and Hairstyling category at the Oscars 2015:
- “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″
- “The Grand Budapest Hotel”
- “Guardians of the Galaxy”
- “The Theory of Everything”
Oscars 2014 will be held at the Dolby Theatre in the Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood. The event will be broadcast live by the ABC Television Network at 4 p.m. The winners in various categories will be awarded a copy of a statuette, officially the Academy Award of Merit.
And that’s it for the 87th Academy Awards update. For more details coming up about the event, including the complete list of winners, best moments, fashion verdict and performances, stay tuned here on Movie News Guide (MNG).
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