Oscars 2021 Actress Rankings

This is my list of actresses that I believe are in the hunt for serious contention to earn an Oscar nomination for Best Actress and Supporting Actress.  My official 4th 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 Actress:

  1. Frances McDormand – Nomadland
  2. Carey Mulligan – Promising Young Woman
  3. Viola Davis – Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom 
  4. Andra Day – The United States vs. Billie Holiday
  5. Vanessa Kirby – Pieces of a Woman

Best Supporting Actress:

  1. Glenn Close – Hillbilly Elegy
  2. Olivia Colman – The Father
  3. Yuh-Jung Youn – Minari
  4. Amanda Seyfried – Mank
  5. Maria Bakalova – Borat Subsequent Moviefilm