Anne Hathaway looks good for 5:30 PST. That's a good start.
Supporting Actress nominees are Mo'Nique, Anna Kendrick, Vera Farmiga, Penelope Cruz, and....MAGGIE GYLLENAAL???????
Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz, Christopher Plummer, Matt Damon, Stanley Tucci, Woody Harrelson. Nothing we didn't expect here.
Actress: Sandra Bullock, Helen Mirren, Carey Mulligan, Gabourey Sidibe, Meryl Streep. So far I'm 14/15.
Actor: Jeff Bridges, George Clooney, Morgan Freeman, Colin Firth, Jeremy Renner. Still no other surprises.
Director: James Cameron, Kathryn Bigelow, Lee Daniels, Quentin Tarantino, Jason Reitman. My faith in Daniels has paid off!
Original Screenplay: Inglourious Basterds, Up, The Hurt Locker, The Messenger, A Serious Man.
Adapted Screenplay: District 9, An Education, In the Loop, Up in the Air, Precious
Best Picture: Avatar, The Blind Side, District 9, Up, Up in the Air, The Hurt Locker, A Serious Man, Inglourious Basterds, Precious, An Education
Plenty to talk about once the full nominees are out. Check back soon!