Lina Wertmuller, "Seven Beauties" (1976) - Italian director Lina Wertmuller made history as the first woman ever nominated for Best Director at the Oscars.
In regards to her nominations, Gerwig, who's also nominated for Best Original Screenplay and whose film, Lady Bird, is up for Best Picture, revealed to EW that she was ecstatic to hear the news.
Dee Reeswrote the screenplay for "Mudbound" alongside Virgil Williams, making her the first black woman in 45 years - and the second ever - to be nominated for best original screenplay.
Gerwig is the fifth woman in Oscars history to be nominated for Best Director. Bigelow, who eventually went on to win in 2008 for The Hurt Locker, remains the only woman to take home an award for the category in the show's 90 years. And, as Nicki Swift previously reported, Greta Gerwig snagged a nomination for Best Director, alongside fellow nominees Christopher Nolan (Dunkirk), Jordan Peele (Get Out), Paul Thomas Anderson (Phantom Thread), and Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water).
Australian actress Margot Robbie is nominated for her role in â€˜I, Tonyaâ€™.
Greta Gerwig, right (with Timothée Chalamet and Saoirse Ronan), "Lady Bird".
James Franco won a Golden Globe for his performance in The Disaster Artist, but was shut out of the Oscar acting categories.
After the semi-autobiographical film written and directed by Gerwig was nominated Tuesday for five Oscars, the Sacramento-based Marquee Media made a decision to show its support with the latest in a series of pro-bono online digital ads celebrating Gerwig.
With Gerwig's nomination, it's possible that the director's branch, known to be dominated by older white males, heard Natalie Portman's quip at the Golden Globe Awards when announcing nominations for best director. However, Gerwig was the only woman with a realistic shot, given that the Academy tends to not get too excited about honoring crowd-pleasing superhero movies like "Wonder Woman". Many thought that McDonagh, who picked up a Director Guild of America nod, would land in this year's best director race. The National Board of Review and National Society of Film Critics also named her best director for her work on the film.
When "Lady Bird" received 5 Oscar nominations Tuesday morning, St. Francis High School in Sacramento had plenty to celebrate.
SNUB: The Big Sick for best picture Amazon also didn't crack the best picture category in 2018, with its hit box office comedy starring Kumail Nanjiani.
It was the second time that the 200-room hotel had been the site of carnage: In 2011, an attack by insurgents left 21 dead there. The siege started Saturday night after five Taliban suicide bombers stormed the six-storey luxury hotel overlooking the city.
In the past ten matches, Struff has won five matches and lost five matches. "I cherish these moments". The 19-time Grand Slam champion will face Frenchman Richard Gasquet in the third round on Saturday.
Channel 9 reporter Mark Barber is on the scene gathering more details and will have live reports on Eyewitness News Daybreak . Patrol cars from the York County Sheriff's Office were visibly parked outside CMC Main Tuesday afternoon.
Communal tension between the Buddhist Rakhine population and Muslim Rohingya has risen sharply in recent years. Myanmar will then shelter the Rohingya in temporary accommodations while rebuilding houses for them.
The Delhi government has reportedly ordered an investigation into the blaze. "A search and rescue operation is on", he added. PTI reported an injured labourer told police that the firecrackers were brought from outside and packed at the factory.
The Turks consider the Kurds terrorists themselves as Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Tuesday slammed the idea. We have committed almost £2.5 billion ($3.4 billion) to our humanitarian response to the crisis", Burt said.
On the other hand, three points to the visitors could see them out of the relegation places depending on results elsewhere. West Brom captain Jonny Evans scored in the fourth minute against Brighton and the club were able to hold onto the win.
Swiss President Alain Berset will have an official meeting with President Trump , it has already been confirmed . The trade pact talks had started in October 2008 and several rounds of negotiations have taken place since then.
But both sides urged the Supreme Court to consider both the statutory and constitutional questions if it agreed to hear the case. But the high court said lower courts were wrong to apply the same limits to the new policy, at least while it is being appealed.
Woody Allen is 82 years old now, but he'll never be too old to be made to face the bad things he is alleged to have done. Farrow has been telling the same account of the alleged assault by Allen for a long time.
For the JioPhone customers, the Jio is offering 500MB Data daily, free voice calls, free SMS on Rs 153 recharge plan earlier. But we can't say that Vodafone is far behind from the race of launching new prepaid plans for all prepaid users.
In 2016, Republican US lawmakers expressed concern that Facebook was suppressing news stories of interest to conservative readers. The new scoring system is only rolling out in the U.S.to start, but the company plans to eventually expand it globally.
Photos sent by an anonymous Apple employee to the website Mashable showed the broken windows on Apple employee shuttle buses. However, they could be identified by their unique colors: Google's are white, Apple's are silver, and Facebook's are blue.
Several officers have been relieved from duty in the wake of the incidents, including then-Fitzgerald commanding officer Cmdr. In the aftermath of the collisions, Vice Adm Joseph P Aucoin was dismissed as commander of the Seventh Fleet .
With Lebron & Curry serving as captains, the two will alternate picking players from EITHER league to fill their rosters. Largely in part due to their team play but it's quite clear that they have been led by third-year center Nikola Jokic.
Pagerly, 28, died a few months before the birth of his first child; Hill, 45, is survived by his wife and two children. Hill also served with the Marshal Service's prestigious and highly-trained Special Operations Unit.
Allen says that in his 16 years in the play-by-play booth, there's been too much heartbreak for Vikings fans to bear. They fell behind 16-0 at Seattle in the divisional round and lost 23-15 to the eventual Super Bowl champions.
At least for part of a game , James and his teammates can put that squabbling behind them and celebrate his undeniable greatness. Evan Fournier led the Magic with 22 points and Elfrid Payton had 21 points, seven assists and seven rebounds.
Then, from a Ben Davies corner, Kane brushed aside Jack Stephens , rose above Manolo Gabbiadini and thumped a header into the net. Spurs have the chance to leapfrog Liverpool into fourth place ahead of the Reds' trip to Swansea on Monday night with a win.
Grigor Dimitrov was pushed all the way in five sets before finally beating No. 186-ranked Mackenzie McDonald. The 24-year-old sent down 21 aces and 57 winners in the match and was broken three times in the opening set.
It was not immediately known why AFN was taken off the air this year, when it remained intact during the 2013 shutdown . The NFL will give troops free access to Sunday's conference title games at USO facilities.
That's why certainly he loves the club as well . "I plan with him moving forward and therefore we do not need to talk every day". Dortmund brought on Swedish teenager Alexander Isak to play up front for the final 23 minutes. "I have nothing to add to that".
The reality television star pleaded guilty to one count of tax evasion in federal court in Newark before Judge Susan D. Their accountant, Gregg Mark, already pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud the government in 2015.
The cryptocurrency surged during the year, smashing record after record, but it started 2018 in a downward spiral. It is said that "Blue Monday", typically the third Monday of January, is the most depressing day of the year.
Their bankruptcy lawyer, Ivan Trahan, told the New York Times he never met the children but the couple "spoke about them highly". Social workers had never visited either, said Susan von Zabern, director of the county Department of Public Social Services.