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Field of Contenders for Makeup and Hairstyling Oscar Narrowed Down To 7 Features
Judi Dench in "Victoria & Abdul" (photo by Peter Mountain/courtesy of Focus Features)
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that seven films remain in competition in the Makeup and Hairstyling category for the 90th Academy Awards®.

The films are listed below in alphabetical order:

  • “Bright”
  • “Darkest Hour”
  • “Ghost in the Shell”
  • “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”
  • “I, Tonya”
  • “Victoria & Abdul”
  • “Wonder”

On Saturday, January 6, 2018, all members of the Academy’s Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Branch will be invited to view 10-minute excerpts from each of the seven shortlisted films. Following the screenings, members will vote to nominate three films for final Oscar® consideration.

Nominations for the 90th Academy Awards will be announced on Tuesday, January 23, 2018.

The 90th Oscars® will be held on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network at 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT. The Oscars also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.