The moment we've been waiting for has finally arrived! Our 2017 Oscar nominees have been announced and everyone has something to say—especially those nominated.
Though some were surprised by the nominees (Amy Adams is notably missing from the Best Actress category), others were eager to point out that history is being made with this batch of Oscar hopefuls.
— Mic (@mic) January 24, 2017
Congrats to everyone honored this morning, and good luck to you all!
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Among the lucky nominees is Hamilton's Lin-Manuel Miranda. With an Emmy, three Tonys, and two Grammys under his belt, the 37-year-old triple threat is just a heartbeat away from joining the ranks of the exclusive EGOT club—if he wins this year, he'll be the yougest person to ever earn EGOT status. So, obviously, Miranda's Tuesday is off to an incredible start ...
So I was on my lunch break watching Federer on a delay when my phone vibrated off the table like pic.twitter.com/1HO2FAUUg7
— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) January 24, 2017
Moonlight's Naomie Harris also awoke (if she slept at all!) to some exciting news.
— Naomie Harris (@NaomieHarris) January 24, 2017
— octavia spencer (@octaviaspencer) January 24, 2017
— Ava DuVernay (@ava) January 24, 2017
— Melissa Joan Hart (@MelissaJoanHart) January 24, 2017
No nominations for Deadpool, but Ryan Reynolds is still super proud of his show biz peers.
— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) January 24, 2017
Ruth Negga So excited for Ruth .... !!!!! #Oscars2017
— Caitriona Balfe (@caitrionambalfe) January 24, 2017