7 Best Actors And Actress Who Couldn’t Win Oscars In 2016
Oscar awards are also known as the Academy Awards. The first Academy Award ceremony was hosted on May 16, 1929, and when it reaches to 2016 Oscars, it is the 88th Oscar ceremony. It is the annual American awards ceremony conducted by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences to honor the film industry achievements, on various segments assessed by the members of the Academy. The award is officially known as the Academy Award of Merit, which is more famously known as the Oscar Awards.
There are chances to have disappointing moments in any award ceremonies, and Oscar is also not an exemption many a time. We expect our favorite actor and actress to be the winner of the season, but unfortunately, the winner list comes with a big surprise. This article is dealing with 7 Best actors and actress who couldn’t win Oscars in 2016.
1 Eddie Redmayne in ‘The Danish Girl.’
Eddie Redmayne has every reason to be considered for the best actor of 2016 Oscar awards for his performance in ‘The Danish Girl.’ In the film, Eddie cast as Lili an artist suffering from transgender issues, devastated by social discriminations and restrictions. He was portrayed as a transgender trying to transition from male to female. He was previously nominated for ‘The Theory of Everything’ and was the winner. This is his second Oscar award nomination.
2 Meryl Streep in ‘Ricki and the Flash.’
Meryl Streep is an impressive artist who had 15 nominations and 3 statuettes and certainly a big time contender for her sterling performance in ‘Ricki and Flash’, where she portraits the story of a faded music superstar who is struggling to get connected with her abandoned family. In 1980, she was nominated for the best actress in a supporting role on Kramer vs. Kramer.
3 Johnny Depp in ‘Black Mass.’
Johnny Depp is a serious actor, did a fantastic role in ‘Black Mass’ as a pale-eyed, eerily controlled psychopath living next to your door. ‘Black Mass’ is a terrific, thrilling, gritty biopic of a Bostonian hardcore murder, and also an FBI informant. His character is one of his best performances. He has always taken risks in his acting profession, and he is a versatile actor. He played as a great lover in ‘Don Juan DeMarco’ and as a horrific director in ‘Ed Wood.’ In ‘Black Mass’, he portrays the notorious Boston gangster James Whiety Bulger with such an ease and chilling authenticity.
4 Jennifer Lawrence in ‘Joy’ or ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2’
‘Joy’ seems to be a good film for Jennifer Lawrence to be revered as the best actress. Her talent was recognized for her incredible role in ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ and she has demonstrated her caliber to repeat her acting brilliance in ‘Joy’ or ‘The Hunger Games; Mockingjay Part 2.’ Her brilliant performance in ‘Joy’ is expected to get a sure Oscar nomination.
5 Michael Fassbender in ‘Macbeth’, ‘Steve Jobs’ or ‘The Light Between Oceans.’
Everybody expect Michael Fassbender can rope the much coveted Oscar award this year. He has three promising hits which have all the ingredients to get the coveted Oscar award. ‘Macbeth’ is the original Shakespearian tragedy drama, and ‘Steve Jobs’ is the real time story based on Steve Jobs and the ‘Light Between Oceans’ is a family drama. His performance was brilliant, and everybody expected a nomination.
6 Tom Hiddleston in ‘I Saw the Light.’
When people see a nice looking villain, no doubt you will remember Tom Hiddleston in ‘I Saw the Light.’ In the film, he portrays singer and songwriter Hank Williams, who rises to fame and become alcoholic. It is an American drama film. The rise and fall of Hank Williams was safe in the hands of Tom Hiddleston, and everybody expected an Oscar nomination for his wonderful performance.
7 Tom Hardy in ‘Legend.’
Tom Hardy plays twin role in ‘Legend’. He stars as Ronnie and Reggie Kray as the notorious criminals and performs safely to establish the character. The rolls are so volatile but safe in the hands of Hardy. The twin characters, as Reggie a confident guy and Ronnie a schizophrenic with heavy sadistic tendencies, are a chilling experience to watch.
The above are the list of 7 best actors and actress, who are deserved to be awarded Oscar for their best performances. But there is every reason to award Oscar to the most promising roles considering the perfection in acting and dialogue presentations coupled with a strong screenplay and skillful direction. Juries are always right!