'The Holdovers' is nominated for 5 Oscars including best picture, Randolph wins supporting actress

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Monday, March 11, 2024
Da'Vine Joy Randolph wins Best Supporting Actress
Da'Vine Joy Randolph won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress at the 2024 Oscars for her role in "The Holdovers."

"The Holdovers" is nominated for five Oscars this year including best picture, best actor for Paul Giamatti and best supporting actress for Da'Vine Joy Randolph.

Already hailed as a new holiday classic, this fresh triumph from "Sideways" director Alexander Payne delivers warmth that shouldn't be mistaken for weakness.

Paul Giamatti shines as a Grinchy teacher who is forced to remain on campus during Christmas break to babysit Dominic Sessa's Angus, a student with nowhere to go.

Da'Vine Joy Randolph won the Oscar for actress in a supporting role, for her performance as the school cook who can't laugh off her pain as the film turns cliches into hard truths.

Dominic Sessa, star of 'The Holdovers,' speaks to George Pinnacchio about breakout role on the Oscars red carpet.

Here are the categories that "The Holdovers" is nominated for:

  • Best picture
  • Best actor: Paul Giamatti
  • Best supporting actress: Da'Vine Joy Randolph
  • - WINNER
  • Best director: Justine Triet
  • Best original screenplay: David Hemingson
  • Best film editing: Kevin Tent

ABC News' Peter Travers contributed to this report.

It's Oscar Sunday! The 96th Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, begins at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT, an hour earlier than past years.

The Oscars are followed by an all-new episode of "Abbott Elementary."

Once all the awards have been handed out, it's time to party! Watch "On the Red Carpet: After the Awards" for a look into the most star-studded parties of the night.

On Monday, it's America's best after party! "Live With Kelly and Mark: After the Oscars" is live from the Oscars stage at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood at 9 a.m.