King’s Speech Gets 12 Oscar Nods

And the Oscar nominees are out! The King’s Speech leads the pack with 12 nominations, including Best Picture, Best Actor for Colin Firth, and Best Supporting Actor for Geoffrey Rush. True Grit got a total of 10 and The Social Network scored eight. The nominees for Best Picture are Black Swan, The Fighter, Winter's Bone, Toy Story 3, 127 Hours, The Social Network, Inception, The Kids Are All Right, True Grit, and The King's Speech. For Best Actress: Annette Bening for The Kids Are All Right, Natalie Portman for Black Swan, Nicole Kidman for Rabbit Hole, Jennifer Lawrence for Winter's Bone, and Michelle Williams for Blue Valentine. For Best Actor: Colin Firth for The King's Speech, Jesse Eisenberg for The Social Network, Javier Bardem for Biutiful, Jeff Bridges for True Grit, and James Franco for 127 Hours. The Oscars will be presented live on February 27 in Los Angeles.