Oscar Nominations 2019 – VFX Nod for Solo: A Star Wars Story

The Academy have announced the nominations for the 91st Academy Awards. Solo: A Star Wars Story gets one nomination for Visual Effects. ILM had five films in the running for this category and three have been nominated*.

• Avengers: Infinity War*
• Christopher Robin
• First Man
• Ready Player One*
• Solo: A Star Wars Story*

Other notable mentions are Richard E. Grant who was nominated for Supporting Actor for Can You Ever Forgive Me?, Adam Driver who was also nominated for Supporting Actor for BlacKkKlansman, the cast and crew of Black Panther who got seven nominations including Best Picture, and Mary Poppins Returns that got four nominations.

On a personal note, congratulations to the cast and crew behind Bohemian Rhapsody that got five nominations including Best Picture and Lead Actor for Rami Malek.

The Oscars will be shown live on Sunday 24th February, and we wish all the nominees the very best of luck!