Who and what films could take home the award?

Although there are still a few months to find out who and which are the winning films of the coveted Oscars, Hollywood does not rest and already has its favorites in its sights. In the following note, we share the names of those actors (and their roles) with whom the award could be taken home, as well as the possible films that will compete.

By Fiorella Bejarano


Joaquin Phoenix

He did it again! After his great performance as Joker, Joaquin Phoenix, again stands out for the academy thanks to C´mon C´Mon, the drama in which he plays a radio journalist who takes a trip across the country, while he must take care of his sister’s troubled son.

Benedict Cumberbatch

It is definitely not because Doctor Strange. Benedict Cumberbatch could become the winner of the Oscar 2022 for the movie The Power of the Dog, which received a standing ovation at the Venice Film Festival. It tells the story of Phil Burbank, a farmer who makes life miserable for his brother’s wife and son.

Benedict Cumberbatch - oscar 2022

Kristen Stewart

Could this be the first Oscar may i win Kristen Stewart? The actress joins the list of interpreters who have given life to the Princess Diana with Spencer, directed by Pablo Larraín. The film focuses on Sandringham’s Christmas, which is when the Wale’s princess makes the tough decision to separate from her husband.

spencer- kristen stewart

Will Smith

As it reads. Will Smith could win a nomination to the Oscar 2022 with the role he plays in Reinaldo Marcus Green. The drama in which he plays the father of Serena and Venus Williams, the great tennis stars.

will smith - oscar 2022



Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya and Jason Momoa, they were chosen by Denis Villeneuve to create this new version of Dune and with which he plans to break his curse. The trailer for the film reveals that it features great special effects and a much more artistic take than we’ve seen before. This version follows the same story of the prince who must save his planet from the invaders who seek to conquer it to have its resources and more power.


Pablo Larrain, director of Jackie, promise to capture us again with the story the Princess Diana, on one of the saddest and most difficult Christmases of his life, Sandringham Christmas. According to the critics, Spencer It has everything it takes to earn multiple nominations, including in the costume, acting, and directing categories.

King Richard

Reinaldo Marcus Green presents this drama that tells the story of a man who faced prejudice and financial difficulties to turn his daughters, Serena and Venus Williams, into the biggest stars in tennis. Hands down, one of the favorites.

Premiere: November 19 on HBO Max

The Power of the Dog

Netflix and Jane Campion introduce us to The Power of the Dog. The story centers on the life of a bitter farmer who, after his brother brings his wife and son home, he begins to make life miserable for them. But his presence and coexistence will transform him little by little. Although the outlook is not clear yet, the film is expected to receive at least one nomination in the acting category.

Premiere: December 1st

The Eyes of Tammy Faye

Starring Jessica Chastain, The Eyes of Tammy Faye tells the life story of famous evangelist Tammy Faye Bakker, showing how she gained the fame that brought her to television and how she eventually fell from grace. So much Chastain as the movie could earn some nominations in the makeup and wardrobe category.

The Last Duel

Jodie Comer, Matt Damon and Adam Driver star The Last Duel, the new movie of Ridley Scott that focuses the accusation of a woman towards a man for having raped her. Faced with the fact and to show that he is telling the truth, a judge orders that everything be decided by means of a duel to the death. If her husband wins, they will believe him, but if he loses, she must die too.

The French Dispatch

The new movie of Wes Anderson has as protagonists Timothée Chalamet, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton and more, and it is a love letter to journalism that tells the story of the last days of a small American newspaper that works from a small French town of the 20th century, where the writers are dedicated to putting together a collection of stories in a special magazine .


The great winner of the Sundance Film Festival. This drama tells the story of Ruby, who as a CODA (daughter of deaf adults), is the only hearing person in her family. When the family fishing business is threatened, she finds herself torn between pursuing her dream and love of music or staying with her parents and helping them get ahead.

Available on Apple Tv

House of Gucci

Lady Gaga andAdam Driver star in this movie of Ridley Scott. The film is a biographical account of the murder of Maurizio Gucci, the grandson of the creator of the Italian brand who was murdered in his office. As all truth comes to light, later it is discovered that it was all a plan of his ex-wife, who, being left by another woman, organized the attack as revenge.


Adam Driver y Marion Cotillard star in this movie of Leos Carax, the winner to Best Direction at Cannes film festival. The story tells the life of a comedian and his wife, an opera singer, who having their first daughter, Annette, their lives changed completely.


Chloe Zhao, the director of Nomadland, it show us Eternals, a superhero movie. Several rumors have already been generated around the film and its possible nominations for the Oscar 2022. Best Director? Better effects? Best Soundtrack? What nominations will you be able to achieve?

West Side Story

Directed by Steven Spielberg, West Side Story explores forbidden love and rivalry between members of the Jets and the Sharks, two street gangs of teenagers of different ethnic origins who do not stop fighting for control of the territory. An adaptation of the 1957 musical.

The Tragedy of Macbeth

Denzel Washington y Frances McDormand star in this movie of Joel Coen. The story follows the life of a Scottish lord who is convinced by a trio of witches that he will become the next king of Scotland, and his ambitious wife will support him in his plans to seize power.

The Tragedy of Macbeth - oscar 2022 posibles nominaciones

Nightmare Alley

Toni Collette, David Strathairn y Cate Blanchett star in the new movie Guillermo del Toro, Nightmare Alley. The plot tells the story of Carny, an ambitious young man with a unique talent for manipulating people with just a few words. He will become romantically involved with a psychiatrist, who (although he does not know it) is much more dangerous than him.

Nightmare Alley - oscar 2022 possible nominations

Being the Ricardos

Nicole Kidman and Javier Bardem come together to star in this film about the life of the actress Lucille Ball and her husband Dezi Arnaz, as they go through a crisis that could destroy their careers and their marriage.

Being Ricardos - oscar 2022 possible nominations

Don’t Look Up

Netflix has become the monster of productions, so it is not surprising that many of them may achieve a nomination for the Oscar. Now, next to Adam McKay present us Don’t Look Up, the story of two unknown astronomers who must go on a giant media tour to warn humanity of an approaching comet that will destroy planet Earth. Starring Leonardo Dicaprio and Jennifer Lawrence.


Disney bet on Latino culture again. This time he introduces us Charm. The film follows the story of a young Colombian woman who has to face the frustration of being the only member of her family who does not have magical powers, but who could precisely be everything she needs to be able to save her family. Without a doubt, one of the favorites in the category of Best Animated Film.

Which of these do you think will get a nomination? Ready to place your bets?

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