Magazine article Variety

Supporting Actress: Categories

Magazine article Variety

Supporting Actress: Categories

Article excerpt

VIOLA DAVIS (1)

"Fences"

Two-time nominee Davis is all but guaranteed a third nom as the matriarch in this adaptation of the August Wilson classic.

GRETA GERWIG (2)

"20th Century Women"

The indie queen delivers one of her strongest performances to date as an artist battling cancer. She shares great chemistry with Annette Bening and the entire ensemble.

NAOMIE HARRIS (3)

"Moonlight"

The British actress steps seamlessly into the Miami-set film playing a crack-addicted mother. With only three days to film, she delivered a riveting performance.

FELICITY JONES (4)

"A Monster Calls"

There are no dry eyes to be had during Jones' performance as a young mother battling cancer. It doesn't hurt that the Oscar nominee is about to be a major star thanks to her lead role in "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story."

NICOLE KIDMAN (5)

"Lion"

Kidman is the heart and soul of the film as the adoptive mother of two Indian boys, one of whom is searching for his biological family.

HELEN MIRREN (6)

"Eye in the Sky"

With steely determination, Mirren commands the screen as a colonel ordering a drone strike - a role originally written for a man. …

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.