Academy Awards Release Nominations January 25th

Nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards will be announced on Tuesday, January 25th, 2011, reports ‘Artist to the Stars’ Victor Issa. The noms will be publicized by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Tom Sherak and Oscar-winning actress and Academy member Mo’Nique at a 5:30 a.m. news conference at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, Mr. Issa confirms. Nominations will be posted live on

Last year Mo’Nique received her first Oscar nomination and win for her supporting performance in “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire.”

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