Sounds about white," tweeted a fan. In his acceptance speech, the 72-year-old singer called Bernie "the … Many people thought he was an Oscars snub, but winning a Golden Globe is still incredible. Rocketman EXCLUSIVE: Director Dexter Fletcher says Taron Egerton's performance as Elton John was 'Oscar-worthy' after his awards snub... but insists there will be 'another time' Elsewhere, Margot Robbie was nominated in the Best Supporting Actress category for playing fictional right-wing queer character Kayla in Bombshell. Oscar Snubs 2020: All the Major Nominations Missing From the Academy This Year. Lupita Nyong'o. The Irishman Related: Justin Timberlake Says It’s Easier Being A Parent Knowing Joe Biden Is In Command. Taron Egerton puts on a brave face at Armani's MFW show after being snubbed by The Academy for Oscars. The actor failed to acknowledge the iconic singer, 72, when his name was called for the Actor In A Musical or Comedy category, and he expressed how sorry he was when he made an appearance on The Zoe Ball Breakfast Show on Friday. Oscars, "[Eminem] and his irrelevant/ misogynist/ homophobic/ terrible music took the Oscar stage while Beyonce couldn't even get a nod for Best Song this year? Winners and nominees. By Jesse Schedeen. Joker Outrage: Taron's dedicated fans took to Twitter to dispute The Academy's decision to leave him off the Oscar nominations list. 'It's Eddie Murphy, he was brilliant in the film and a personal hero of mine, but you still wonder, you still think "well there's a chance", and honestly for those few hours before I felt like my body was so tense. Taron Egerton this morning after he did all that campaigning pic.twitter.com/zUL7Ibd9h6, — Kyle Buchanan (@kylebuchanan) January 13, 2020, How genuinely embarrassing to award Best Actor to a lip-synching caricature performance one year and then snub Taron Egerton the next year. Rocketman: The actor, who won a Golden Globe Award for his portrayal of Elton John (pictured) in Rocketman, was left off the list of nominees for this year's Oscars, Stoney-faced: The Welsh actor looked less than pleased as he attended the Milan Fashion Week show, but still put on a brave face, Devastated that Taron had been 'ignored' by The Academy fans tweeted: 'Taron Egerton deserved at least a nomination for Rocketman, we have been robbed. Renée Zellweger and Elton John are among the nominees for the 2020 Academy Awards, but their films are among the biggest snubs, with both shut out for the Best Picture Oscar. January 13, 2020 1:00 pm . Sam Mendes, 1917 Snub: Christian Bale, “Ford v Ferrari”; Robert De Niro, “The Irishman”; Taron Egerton, “Rocketman”; … It’s a shock that she wasn’t nominated. Other Notable Oscar Snubs The list could go on for a while, but we would be remiss to not mention other notable snubs. Snubs aside, the major Oscar nominations include: Ford v Ferrari The comments below have not been moderated. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. No Greta Gerwig for ‘Little Women,’ no Lulu Wang for ‘The Farewell,’ no Lorene Scafaria for ‘Hustlers,’ no Melina Matsoukas for ‘Queen & Slim’ no Marielle Heller for ‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood.’ Once again, the Oscars nominated five men for best director. Zellweger is considered a favourite to take home the Best Actress gong on February 9. Written by Jim Alexander Jim Alexander hails from Chicago where he started his journalism career as a film critic and founder of the Chicago … #OscarNoms pic.twitter.com/hFV1YG0WS0, — Doug Jamieson (@itsdougjam) January 13, 2020. SNUB: Taron Egerton, “Rocketman” Egerton had been mounting a strong awards campaign. If you haven't had a chance to check out the full list of nominees for this year's Oscars, you can do so here. Al Pacino, The Irishman ', While another tweeted: 'We all know taron put his heart and soul into rocketman. By: AP | New York | January 13, 2020 10:22:15 pm Filmmakers Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach were not nominated in the Best Directors category for this year’s Oscars (Photo: AP Images). Monday's Oscar nominations announcement saw him left off from the list for his portrayal of Elton John in Rocketman. Strangers (meant to be) on a Train: Father-of-one, 45, who had al fresco sex with woman, 40, while they... Have you ever spied on your partner? 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The Academy can nominate as many as 10 films for the night’s big prize, but this year settled on nine: Ford v Ferrari, The Irishman, JoJo Rabbit, Joker, Little Women, Marriage Story, 1917, Once upon a time… in Hollywood and Parasite. Adam Driver, Marriage Story Oscars 2020 nominations: Snubs and surprises Oscars 2020 nominations: It was a tough morning for high-wattage stars like Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce and Robert De Niro. (Note: I do not have a snub in every category) Best Makeup and Hairstyling: “Rocketman” First off, the fact that “Rocketman” is … Parasite, Antonio Banderes, Pain and Glory Scarlett Johansson, Marriage Story ', Wrapped up warm: Taron was attending the Armani men's Fall-Winter 2020 to 2021 in Milan, where the models stormed the runway in a variety of bold looks. Shameful. Rocketman garnered critical acclaim upon its release last year and won praise from LGBT+ people for its depiction of Elton John’s sexuality. Joker led all nominees with eleven nominations; The Irishman, 1917, and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood tied for second with ten nominations each. Leonardo DiCaprio, Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood The character never comes out as queer in the film, but denies being a lesbian following a same-sex love scene. Many Twitter users hit out at the Academy for Rocketman’s poor performance, comparing it to the huge success of last year’s Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. The actor, 30, was seen hanging out with the designer at the Milan Fashion Week show in Italy, before settling into the front row. 'I'd kind of convinced myself Eddie Murphy was going to win it anyway, because everyone's so thrilled he's back. Amazon in May Includes Rocketman, Upload Season 1, and More. Justin Timberlake may have been considered early on, but the job eventually went to the man who took Rocketman to another level. Saoirse Ronan, Little Women Taron and Elton formed a close friendship after the actor was cast as a younger Elton in the film, which is based on the early years of his career in the music industry. #OscarNoms, — Ramin Setoodeh (@RaminSetoodeh) January 13, 2020. and I said "honestly I don't know how much more of this I can handle.". This marked the first … What else... 'Anyone who knows me knows I'm not a racist! Chefs reveal how to prepare a three-course Christmas dinner OUTSIDE to... 'A lot of this just won't happen': Fury as government's climate change advisers lay out laundry list of... 'I'm expecting you will be getting in with me': Woman slams 'sexist and creepy' hot tub delivery man who... Priti Patel is 'planning to give police new powers to curb protests which target the foundations of... Boris warns 'no PM' would accept EU demands to obey Brussels rules as Tories urge him to hold firm at... 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Todd Phillips, Joker Stick another sprout on the BBQ! Tagged with: Dexter Fletcher, Dexter Fletcher interview, Dexter Fletcher Rocketman, Elton John, Oscar snub, Oscars, Rocketman, Rocketman director, Rocketman movie, Rocketman Oscar nomination, Rocketman Oscar snub, Rocketman snub. 1917 Updated: 13 Jan 2020 7:08 pm. Friends in fashion: Taron was seen posing with designer Giorgio Armani (centre) and actor Stellan Skarsgard after the Armani men's Fall-Winter 2020/21 collection, Don't need no Oscar! British actor Taron Egerton failed to secure a nomination for his turn as Elton John in Rocketman just a week after he won a Golden Globe for his performance. The Rocketman star won a Golden Globe for his performance in the musical biopic, but was completely missing from the list of Oscar nominees this year. SNUB: Taron Egerton, “Rocketman” Egerton had been mounting a strong awards campaign. 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When asked about the moment, he explained: 'I do regret that, I left Elton John hanging when I was winning an award for playing Elton John. Renee Zellweger and Elton John among Oscar nominees, yet Rocketman and Judy snubbed for the big prize. Snub: Taron Egerton 'But you know what? Oscars 2020: The biggest snubs and controversies With the 92nd Academy Awards just around the corner, social media is awash with discussions of the nominees. Jojo Rabbit Though he may be a bit biased, Elton John has some thoughts about one of this year’s notable Oscar snubs: Rocketman star Taron Egerton for Best Actor. But despite the disappointment, and his fan's eruption of outrage on Twitter, Taron Egerton put on a brave face as he attended Giorgio Armani Men's show. Joker is 2020’s most nominated film at the Oscars with 11 nods, with 1917 and Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood both racking up 10 nominations. He told host Zoe: 'Look I'd love to play it cool, [but] the fact of the matter is there's quite a few hours of sitting there before that happens and about an hour before my girlfriend asked me "are you okay?" Joe Pesci, The Irishman Little Women Screen Actors Guild Awards 2020: All the Movie and TV Winners. The Academy had many fans upset … SNUB: Rocketman Save for a Best Original Song nomination for “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again,” Rocketman didn’t show up anywhere. Author of the article: Mark Daniell. The Academy is already coming under fire for its all-male line-up in the Best Directing category, with Greta Gerwig and other female contenders shut out of the race. You aren't in your right kind of mind in that moment, I also made the great faux pas of forgetting to thank the HFPA [Hollywood Foreign Press Association] who vote on the Golden Globes. Margot Robbie, Bombshell, Martin Scorsese, The Irishman Once again, it was … Culture, Film. Mr Rogers never came out publicly as bisexual, but a biography released last year suggested that he once revealed that he was equally attracted to men and women. ‘Judy’ and ‘Rocketman’ Snubbed in Oscar Nominations. The nominees for the 92nd Academy Awards were announced on January 13, 2020, at the David Geffen Theater of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles, California, by actors John Cho and Issa Rae. an award will never define his talent and worth. Here's what the Golden Globes snubs and surprises mean for this year's Oscars, from that '1917' shocker to Taron Egerton's upset and more. 2020's Oscar nominations have some major snubs, including Adam Sandler in 'Uncut Gems,' Jennifer Lopez in 'Hustlers,' and Lupita Nyong'o in 'Us.' Renée Zellweger, Judy, Tom Hanks, A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood Katie Burkholder. It comes after Taron admitted he regretted snubbing Elton John by accident when he won a Golden Globe for Rocketman on Sunday. 25 Movies And Performances That People Think Were Totally … rocketman, Jan 20, 2020 -31. Oscars: 5 Films (and 2 Directors) More Deserving of Nominations … Today I will be bringing you my list of the Oscar snubs, followed by a predictions article Saturday, followed by live tweeting on Sunday night (@patpress_OLHS), and also followed with my Oscars wrap-up article coming Monday or Tuesday. Publishing date: Jan 14, 2020 • • 6 minute read. Jonathan Pryce, The Two Popes, Cynthia Erivo, Harriet Taron looked dapper for the occasion as he teamed navy velvet jacket with a silk shirt and trousers. ; Jennifer Lopez was snubbed along with Beyoncé, all women directors, Awkwafina, Robert De Niro, and Zhao Shuzhen. Ian West/PA Wire SNUB: Beyoncé 'I've been once or twice to present but to go nominated is kind of insane and truly wonderful, I do feel on top of the world. And fans are livid that the Oscars would snub the Queen like this. Joaquin Phoenix, Joker The actor, posed for pictures at the event, putting on a brave face despite his Academy Awards snub. Dapper in velvet: Taron Egerton attended the Giorgio Armani fashion show in Milan on Monday after his fans express their outrage over his Oscars snub. Tom Hanks was nominated for Best Actor for his turn as ‘bisexual icon’ Mr Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood. Taron, who won a Golden Globe Award for his performance in Rocketman, was left off the list of nominees for this year's Oscars, causing an outpouring of anger from his fans on Twitter. Knives Out, Hustlers, Rocketman and more big snubs. Anthony Hopkins, The Two Popes Brad Pitt, Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood, Celebs you didn’t know have an LGBT sibling, Kathy Bates, Richard Jewell However, Beyoncé was snubbed when Elton John's 'I'm Gonna Love Me Again' from 'Rocketman' was nominated instead. Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood Elton previously won an Oscar for 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' from 1994's The Lion King, which he shared with Sir Tim Rice.. Perfect storm of Covid, Brexit and red tape could stop... A battle over fish, red tape and trust: What are the three main sticking points blocking a post-Brexit trade... More than half of drivers will consider buying British-built cars if fallout from Brexit negotiations hikes... George Osborne warns the break-up of the UK with united Ireland and Scottish independence is 'realistic'... EU can base staff in Northern Ireland: Michael Gove backs down and allows Brussels to have officials... 'If there'd been five black coaches and one white coach he would have pointed out "the white one". Renée Zellweger in Judy and Taron Egerton in Rocketman. Despite this, both films were shut out of the Best Picture category. Oscar nominations 2020: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Lopez, Avengers among biggest snubs . Zellweger was nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her performance as gay icon Judy Garland in Judy, while Elton John was nominated for Best Original Song for “I’m Gonna Love Me Again” from his biopic Rocketman. Marriage Story Elton and Bernie wrote the song for the end credits of Elton's own musical biopic Rocketman.In the film, Elton sings the track with the man who plays him, Golden Globe-winner Taron Egerton. All were overlooked.