Oscars 2021 Actors Rankings

This is my list of actors that I believe are in the hunt for serious contention to earn an Oscar nomination for Best Actor and Supporting Actor.  My official 5th Annual Reelmoviesmatter.com Achievement in Film Awards nominations and winners will be posted the weekend of the Oscars ceremony on April 25, 2021.

OFFICIAL NOMINEES (highlighted is my prediction, and order is my opinion)

Best Actor:

  1. Chadwick Boseman – Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
  2. Anthony Hopkins – The Father
  3. Gary Oldman – Mank
  4. Riz Ahmed – Sound of Metal
  5. Steven Yeun – Minari

Best Supporting Actor:

  1. Daniel Kaluuya – Judas and the Black Messiah 
  2. Sacha Baron Cohen – The Trial of the Chicago 7
  3. LaKeith Stanfield – Judas and the Black Messiah 
  4. Paul Raci – Sound of Metal
  5. Leslie Odom Jr. – One Night in Miami