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Award Buzz Builds For Star Wars: The Last Jedi As The Movie Racks Up Nominations

Besides becoming the 9th movie on the list of highest-grossing movies in history, Star Wars: The Last Jedi has landed multiple nominations from various organizations.



In addition to the 4 Oscar nominations that TLJ received from the Motion Picture Academy (Best Achievement in Original Score, Visual Effects, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing), IMDB reveals that the latest Star Wars epic has recently received these additional nominations from other ceremonies:


  • BAFTA (British Academy Film Awards)
    • Best Sound, Special Visual Effects
  • Empire Awards
    • Best Film, Sci-Fi Fantasy, Actress (Daisy Ridley), Actor (John Boyega), Director (Rian Johnson), Female Newcomer (Kelly Marie Tran), Costume Design, Visual Effects, Production Design
  • Art Directors Guild
    • Best Production Design for a Fantasy Film
  • London Film Critics Circle Awards
    • Technical Achievement of the Year (Visual Effects)
  • Cinema Audio Society Awards
    • Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for a Motion Picture – Live Action
  • Visual Effects Society Awards
    • Outstanding Visual Effects, Virtual Cinematography (Crait Surface Battle), Effects Simulations (Bombing Run), Effects Simulations (Mega Destroyer Destruction)
  • Costume Designers Guild Awards
    • Excellence in Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film
  • Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards
    • Best Special Makeup Effects


Congratulations to Rian Johnson and the cast and crew of the movie!



Grant has been a fan of Star Wars for as long as he can remember, having seen every movie on the big screen. When he’s not hard at work with his college studies, he keeps himself busy by reporting on all kinds of Star Wars news for SWNN and general movie news on the sister site, Movie News Net. He served as a frequent commentator on SWNN’s The Resistance Broadcast.


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