2021 Oscar Predictions

Updated January 12th, 2022

Kristen Stewart - Spencer

1. 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.​

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. Olivia Colman - The Lost Daughter

A woman's beach vacation takes a dark turn when she begins to confront the troubles of her past.

4. Jessica Chastain - The Eyes of Tammy Faye

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

5. 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.​

Next In Line:

6. Alana Haim - Licorice Pizza

Set in 1970s San Fernando Valley, the film follows a high school student, who is also a successful child actor.​

7. Jennifer Hudson - Respect

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

8. 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.​

9. 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.​

10. 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.​

Also Consider:

11. Penelope Cruz - Parallel Mothers

The story of two mothers who give birth the same day.​

12. 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.​

13. Renate Reinsve - The Worst Person in the World

It chronicles four years in the life of Julie, a young woman who navigates the troubled waters of her love life and struggles to find her career path, leading her to take a realistic look at who she really is.

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. Rooney Mara - Nightmare Alley

An ambitious carny with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words hooks up with a female psychiatrist who is even more dangerous than he is.​

16. Isabelle Fuhrman - The Novice

An obsessive novice rower climbs the ranks of her college's rowing team.

17. Agathe Rousselle - Titane

Following a series of unexplained crimes, a father is reunited with the son who has been missing for 10 years. Titane : A metal highly resistant to heat and corrosion, with high tensile strength alloys. ​

18. Taylour Paige - Zola

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

19. Marion Cotillard - Annette

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

20. Virginie Efira - Benedetta

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.