Academy Awards will be announced on February 26 this year. Jimmy Kimmel will host the much-awaited 2017 Oscars. La La Land starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling leads the nominations with 14 nods. With 14 nominations, La La Land now holds the record of most number of nominations by any movie at Oscars with two other movies- Titanic and All About Eve. Arrival and Moonlight follow with eight nominations each. Dev Patel has got a nomination for Best Supporting actor
for his performance in film Lion. As expected, both Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling have secured nominations in Best Actor and Best Actress categories. Meryl Streep has got a nomination for her performance in Florence Foster Jenkins. Well, Oscars are not so white this year. Several non-white actors have won nominations this year including Dev Patel(Lion), Mahershala Ali (Moonlight), Viola Davis( Fences), Naomie Harris (Moonlight), Octavia Spencer(Hidden Figures), Ruth Negga(loving) and Denzel Washington(Fences).