Oscars: ‘Mad Max,’ ‘The Revenant,’ ‘Black Mass’ on Hair, Makeup Shortlist

Seven films remain in competition including “Concussion,” “Legend” and “Mr. Holmes”

Last Updated: December 15, 2015 @ 1:43 PM

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that seven films remain in competition in the Makeup and Hairstyling category for the 88th Academy Awards.

The films are listed below in alphabetical order:

“Black Mass”
“Mad Max: Fury Road”
“Mr. Holmes”
“The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared”
“The Revenant”

On Saturday, Jan, 9, 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.

The 88th Academy Awards nominations will be announced live on Thursday, Jan, 14, at 5:30 a.m. PT at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.

The Oscars will be held on Sunday, Feb. 28 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, and will be televised live on ABC at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.  The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.


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