Magazine article Variety

Categories Supporting: Actor

Magazine article Variety

Categories Supporting: Actor

Article excerpt

MAHERSHALA ALI (1)

"Moonlight"

Ali brings heart and humanity to a complex father figure to a young, gay boy growing up in Miami. He's already landed critics' prizes from NYFCC and LAFCA, which should boost his odds for his first nomination.

JEFF BRIDGES (2)

"Hell or High Water"

Nothing suits Oscar-winner Bridges better than playing a grizzled smalltown sheriff pursuing a pair of bank-robbing brothers.

KEVIN COSTNER (3)

"Hidden Figures"

The actor is perfectly suited for 1960s period pieces - here, playing the director of the Space Task Group. It's a powerful performance in a great ensemble.

AARON ECKHART (4)

"Bleed for This"

While he also steals scenes in "Sully," Eckhart is virtually unrecognizable here playing a boxing trainer.

BEN FOSTER (5)

"Hell or High Water"

Consistently delivering great performances yet never nominated by the Academy, Foster has landed a Spirit and Critics' Choice nom for his role as an unhinged bank robber. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.