Films Nominated for an Academy Award 2015

Academy Award Winners 2015

At the 87th Academy Awards Ceremony in 2015, Birdman won the Best Picture Award. The film is co-written, co-produced, and directed by the Mexican film director Alejandro González Iñárritu. It stars Michael Keaton as the former movie star Riggan Thomson, famous for playing the superhero Birdman in his younger days.

Birdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel were both nominate for 9 Academy Awards, and both won 4 Academy Awards.

Another notable Academy Award Winners were Eddie Redmayne for his magnificent role as Stephen Hawking in the movie The Theory of Everything and Patricia Arquette for Best Supporting Actress in Boyhood.

American Sniper, the war drama film based on the life of Chris Kyle and directed by Clint Eastwood, was nominated in six categories, but walked away with only one award for Best Sound Editing.

But do you remember who won the Award for Best Actress. Or who won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor?

All This and More

We have updated our quiz about Academy Award Winners with new questions, covering some of the 2015 winners. As before, our comprehensive knowledge quiz covers winners from today and all the way back to the 1st Academy Awards in 1929. Take our Academy Award quiz: here

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