February 19, 2019
Awards

Watch What It's Like to Hear Your Name Called on Oscar Nomination Morning

It's an honor just to be nominated.

"Oscar nomination morning" is always an exciting day for the industry at large, as peers get nominated and careers are subsequently made (or reestablished) in the process. Just what would it be like to find out you were nominated for an Academy Award?

Well, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) have put together a heartwarming, rightfully overly excited montage of several of this year's nominees hearing that very news for the first time.

Gleeful and infectious, the video features personal footage, primarily shot via camera phones, as several first-timers (and two-timers) hear their names called on the Academy Award nomination broadcast. There's a ton of screaming and hollering apparent, and all feels sincere and a little bit of a relief to finally have heard your name called. 

Watch the celebratory reactions below. 

Will you be watching the Academy Awards this Sunday? Let us know in the comments below.      

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Congratulations. Your group-think political belief system is exactly the same as the Academy's. Nice work.

February 19, 2019 at 2:49PM, Edited February 19, 2:51PM

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What? Lol

Dude, relax and enjoy the fun video!

February 19, 2019 at 9:10PM

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