2021 Oscar Predictions

Updated May 7th, 2021

Ana de Armas

1. Ana de Armas - Blonde

A fictionalized chronicle of the inner life of Marilyn Monroe.​

2. Kristen Stewart - Spencer

During her Christmas holidays with the royal family at the Sandringham estate in Norfolk, England, Diana decides to leave her marriage to Prince Charles.​

3. Jennifer Lawrence - Don't Look Up

The story of two low-level astronomers, who must go on a giant media tour to warn mankind of an approaching comet that will destroy planet earth.​

4. Nicole Kidman - Being the Ricardos

Follows Lucy and Desi as they face a crisis that could end their careers and another that could end their marriage.​

5. Jennifer Hudson - Respect

The life story of legendary R&B singer, Aretha Franklin.​

Next In Line:

6. Frances McDormand - The Tragedy of Macbeth

A Scottish lord becomes convinced by a trio of witches that he will become the next King of Scotland, and his ambitious wife supports him in his plans of seizing power.​

7. Jessica Chastain - The Eyes of Tammy Faye

An intimate look at the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker.​

8. Florence Pugh - Don't Worry Darling

A 1950's housewife living with her husband in a utopian experimental community begins to worry that his glamorous company may be hiding disturbing secrets.​

9. Emilia Jones - Coda

As a CODA (Child of Deaf Adults) Ruby is the only hearing person in her deaf family. When the family's fishing business is threatened, Ruby finds herself torn between pursuing her love of music and her fear of abandoning her parents.​

10. Lady Gaga - House of Gucci

The story of how Patrizia Reggiani, the ex-wife of Maurizio Gucci, plotted to kill her husband, the grandson of renowned fashion designer Guccio Gucci.​

Also Consider:

11. Tilda Swinton - Three Thousand Years of Longing

A scholar, content with life, encounters a Djinn who offers her three wishes in exchange for his freedom. Their conversation, in a hotel room in Istanbul, leads to consequences neither would have expected.​

12. Rachel Zegler - West Side Story

An adaptation of the 1957 musical, West Side Story explores forbidden love and the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage street gangs of different ethnic backgrounds.​

13. Marion Cotillard - Annette

A stand-up comedian and his opera singer wife have a 2 year old daughter with a surprising gift.​

14. Tessa Thompson - Passing

"Passing" follows the unexpected reunion of two high school friends, whose renewed acquaintance ignites a mutual obsession that threatens both of their carefully constructed realities.​

15. Charlotte Rampling - Bendetta

A 17th-century nun in Italy suffers from disturbing religious and erotic visions. She is assisted by a companion, and the relationship between the two women develops into a romantic love affair.​

16. Taylour Paige - Zola

A stripper named Zola embarks on a wild road trip to Florida.​

17. Anya Taylor-Joy - Last Night in Soho

A young girl, passionate about fashion design, is mysteriously able to enter the 1960s where she encounters her idol, a dazzling wannabe singer. But 1960s London is not what it seems, and time seems to fall apart with shady consequences.​

18. Haley Bennett - Cyrano

Follows the life of Cyrano de Bergerac.​

19. Angelina Jolie - Those Who Wish Me Dead

A teenage murder witness finds himself pursued by twin assassins in the Montana wilderness with a survival expert tasked with protecting him -- and a forest fire threatening to consume them all.​

20. Scarlett Johansson - Black Widow

A film about Natasha Romanoff in her quests between the films Civil War and Infinity War.