Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has not announced the shortlist for the Actors. We have made a list of top leading candidates for Best Actor for the 2020 Oscars. National Board of Review, American Film Institute, and Golden Globes are the main governing bodies to unveil their picks for the best in film in 2019. However, the followings are the best actors who have done tremendous work throughout 2019.
Adam Driver – Marriage Story
Adam Driver had become quite popular at the end of 2019. Reprising his changing role as Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker would be enough. Marriage Story was a film about A stage director and his actor wife struggle through a grueling, coast-to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personal and creative extremes. Adam Driver played a significant role in the movie.
Joaquin Phoenix – Joker
Todd Phillips Joker is the most polarizing film of the 2019 Awards Season. However, those who have mixed feelings about the movie will consider Phoenix is spectacular in the lead role. The method actor went through great lengths to get into character, losing weight, driving crazy, and committing himself to the part. It’s a generously transformative and chilling stage that emphasizes Phoenix is the best at his craft. He was a nominee for three times without any wins, so he is building his platform for this time.
Leonardo DiCaprio – Once Upon A Time In Hollywood
DiCaprio earned very positive remarks over the years for this tremendous work. Through early released ones can be a detriment for films at the Oscars, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, DiCaprio played a central role over in the film that makes him be one of the expecting ones of the Oscars.
Christian Bale – Ford V Ferrari
Bale seems to be safe for a nomination. Like many others of the actors, he picked up nods from the Golden Globes and SAG, solidifying his place in the race. Bale is certainly an Academy favorite.
Taron Egerton – Rocketman
Rocketman doesn’t seem much of a player in the Best Picture field, but Egerton should be there to turn the movie in a better move. Egerton earned nominations from the Golden Globes and SAG, putting him in a position to land his first career Academy nomination. Egerton’s chances of taking the Oscar home are quite unpredictable, but he emerged with some top-notch competition.
Adam Sandler – Uncut Gems
Uncut Gems was designed with generic comedies. Many people were delighted and reported that Sandler was arguably at his best in Uncut Gems. Uncut Gems is different from other films of Sandler as Uncut Gems is different in the sense there’s real Oscar buzz surrounding Sandler. And he may be able to crack the field.
Eddie Murphy – Dolemite Is My Name
Dolemite Is My Name here Murphy plays Rudy Ray Moore, who led turning Hollywood on its head by producing the Dolemite character an icon of the 1970s Blaxploitation cinema. The Academy is a fan when Murphy works magic with the appropriate material, and there will be excited to get him a second nomination of Oscars.
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Above mentioned list signifies the Oscar predictions 2020 for Best Actor. This is a well-researched list and we are positive that, anyone from the list will get the 2020 Academy Award for Best Actor.