Seven films including ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’, ‘Foxcatcher’ and the ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ are in competition for the Makeup and Hairstyling category for the 87th Academy Awards.
The ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’, Angelina Jolie-starrer ‘Maleficent’, ‘Noah’ and ‘The Theory of Everything’ are the other films eyeing an Oscar in the category, the Academy announced today.
All the members of the Academy’s Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Branch will be invited to view ’10-minute excerpts from all the seven films.
They will vote to nominate the three films for final Oscar consideration.
The 87th Academy Awards nominations will be announced live on Thursday, January 15, 2015 while the Oscars will be held on February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood.