Let Movie Talk take you by the arm and lead you down the red carpet, familiarising you with the nominees along the way…

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Christopher PlummerBeginners
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Jonah HillMoneyball
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Kenneth BranaghMy Week with Marilyn
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Nick NolteWarrior
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Max von Sydow Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
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Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Bérénice BejoThe Artist
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Jessica Chastain &
Octavia SpencerThe Help
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Melissa McCarthyBridesmaids
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Janet McTeerAlbert Nobbs

A prosthetic schnoz certainly worked for Nicole Kidman …hang on, is that Glenn Close’s actual nose?!! I’m sure the DVD extras will tell all.

As for that coveted golden statuette, you’ll know who’s bagged it on Oscars Night – Sunday 26 February.

Come back next Saturday, the day before the big night, to get up close and personal with the Best Director and Best Picture nominees.