Thursday, 21 January 2010

Anticipating 2010: The Acting

This is residual, I should have gotten this list up a week ago. But I said I'd post them so here they are. The forty performances that I am looking forward to this year, divided by category. Track back to Parts One, Two, Three and Four for more Information
                   
Lead Actors

Russell Crow in Robin Hood
Johnny Depp in The Rum Diary
Leonardo DiCaprio in Inception
Leonardo DiCaprio in Shutter Island
Aaron Eckhart in Rabbit Hole
Colin Farrell in London Boulevard
Colin Farrell in Ondine
Ralph Fiennes in Coriolanus
Colin Firth in The King’s Speech
Ethan Hawke in Brooklyn’s Finest
                    
Lead Actresses

Annette Bening in Mother & Child
Cate Blanchett in Robin Hood

Nicole Kidman in Rabbit Hole
Keira Knightley in London Boulevard
Keira Knightley in Never Let Me Go
Helen Mirren in The Tempest
Julianne Moore in The Kids Are All Right
Natalie Portman in Black Swan
Julia Roberts in Eat, Pray, Love
Rachel Weisz in Agora
            
Supporting Actors

Johnny Depp in Alice In Wonderland
Colin Farrell in The Way Back
Rupert Grint in Deathly Hallows I
Ed Harris in The Way Back
Djimon Honsou in The Tempest
Anthony Hopkins in You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger
Brad Pitt in Tree of Life
Mark Ruffalo in The Kids Are All Right
Mark Ruffalo in Shutter Island
Geoffrey Rush in The King’s Speech
               
Supporting Actresses

Annette Bening in The Kids Are All Right
Helena Bonham Carter in The King’s Speech
Diane Keaton in Morning Glory
Emily Mortimer in Shutter Island

Carey Mulligan in Never Let Me Go
Vanessa Redgrave in Coriolanus
Saoirse Ronan in The Way Back
Sissy Spacek in Get Low
Kerry Washington in Mother & Child
Diane Wiest in Rabbit Hole
       
What say you. Which performances are at the top of your list?

4 comments:

Nigel said...

A script for a Martin Luther King Bio-pic is now in progess..

I don't know when it will be released, but its something to consider.

Vanessa said...

You are anticipating Keira Knightley twice? When has she ever done some really good acting before? So she was alright in Atonement...

anahita said...

um, yeah, desperately looking forward to keira and anything alice in wonderland related. tbh I still havent seen most of the 09/10 awards stuff yet! xxx

Andrew: Encore Entertainment said...

nigel i wonder how that'll turn out

vanessa sorry, v i'm with anahita on this one. i am VERY fond of keira, to a fault. on that note i think i'm gonna go watch pride & prejudice :)