Are you following the awards race and want to enter our Pick the Winners contest, but don't have time to see every nominated performance? We're breaking down the front-runners and underdogs to help you make accurate choices in any Oscar pool! Today we're giving you a rundown of the performances nominated for Best Actress.
The nominees are: Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Previous Nominations: Mississippi Burning (Best Supporting Actress), Almost Famous (Best Supporting Actress), North Country (Best Supporting Actress)
Previous Wins: Fargo (Best Actress)
We'll be honestly shocked if anyone other than McDormand takes home the Oscar for this category. Her performance as tough-as-nails Mildred Hayes is the centrepiece of this controversial film, and has already been recognized