Paramount at the Academy Awards

Paramount at the Academy Awards

The 89th Academy Awards: 2016


  • Won Best Sound Editing, Sylvain Bellemare
  • Nominated Best Picture
  • Nominated Best Cinematography, Bradford Young
  • Nominated Best Sound Mixing
  • Nominated Best Production Design, Patrice Vermette
  • Nominated Best Adapted Screenplay, Eric Heisserer
  • Nominated Best Film Editing
  • Nominated Best Directing, Denis Villeneuve


  • Won Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Viola Davis
  • Nominated Best Picture
  • Nominated Best Actor in a Leading Role, Denzel Washington
  • Nominated Best Adapted Screenplay, August Wilson

Florence Foster Jenkins

  • Nominated Best Actress in a Leading Role, Meryl Streep
  • Nominated Best Costume Design, Consolata Boyle


  • Nominated Best Cinematography, Rodrigo Prieto

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

  • Nominated Best Sound Mixing


  • Nominated Best Costume Design, Joanna Johnston

Star Trek Beyond

  • Nominated Best Makeup & Hairstyling, Joel Harlow and Richard Alonzo


The 88th Academy Awards: 2015

The Big Short

  • Won Best Adapted Screenplay - Adam McKay and Charles Randolph
  • Nominated Best Picture - Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, and Jeremy Kleiner
  • Nominated Best Director - Adam McKay
  • Nominated Best Supporting Actor - Christian Bale
  • Nominated Best Film Editing - Hank Corwin


  • Nominated Best Animated Feature Film - Charlie Kaufman, Duke Johnson, and Rosa Tran


The 87th Academy Awards: 2014


  • Won Best Original Song "Glory" By John Legend and Common
  • Nominated Best Picture - Christian Colson, Oprah Winfrey, Dede Gardner, and Jeremy Kleiner


  • Won Best Visual Effects - Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter, and Scott Fisher
  • Nominated Best Original Score - Hans Zimmer
  • Nominated Best Sound Editing - Richard King
  • Nominated Best Sound Mixing - Gary A. Rizzo, Gregg Landaker, and Mark Weingarten
  • Nominated Best Production Design - Nathan Crowley and Gary Fettis


The 86th Academy Awards: 2013


  • Nominated Best Picture - Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa
  • Nominated Best Director - Alexander Payne
  • Nominated Best Actor - Bruce Dern
  • Nominated Best Supporting Actress - June Squibb
  • Nominated Best Original Screenplay - Bob Nelson
  • Nominated Best Cinematography - Phedon Papamichael

The Wolf of Wall Street

  • Nominated Best Picture - Martin Scorsese
  • Nominated Best Director - Martin Scorsese
  • Nominated Best Actor - Leonardo DiCaprio
  • Nominated Best Supporting Actor - Jonah Hill
  • Nominated Best Adapted Screenplay - Terence Winter

Star Trek Into Darkness

  • Nominated Best Visual Effects - Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Ben Grossmann, and Burt Dalton

Bad Grandpa

  • Nominated Best Makeup and Hairstyling - Stephen Prouty


The 85th Academy Awards: 2012


  • Nominated Best Actor - Denzel Washington
  • Nominated Best Original Screenplay - John Gatins


The 84th Academy Awards: 2011


  • Won Best Animated Feature - Gore Verbinski


  • Won Best Sound Editing - Philip Stockton and Eugene Gearty
  • Won Best Sound Mixing - Tom Fleischman and John Midgley
  • Won Best Art Direction - Dante Ferretti and Francesca Lo Schiavo
  • Won Best Cinematography - Robert Richardson
  • Won Best Visual Effects - Rob Legato, Joss Williams, Ben Grossmann, and Alex Henning
  • Nominated Best Picture - Graham King and Martin Scorsese
  • Nominated Best Director - Martin Scorsese
  • Nominated Best Adapted Screenplay - John Logan
  • Nominaed Best Original Score - Howard Shore
  • Nominaed Best Costume Design - Sandy Powell
  • Nomained Best Film Editing - Thelma Schoonmaker