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Saoirse Ronan receives fourth Oscar nomination for role in Little Women

A massive congratulations to her.

Saoirse Ronan has received her fourth Oscar nomination for her role in Little Women. 

The Carlow actor received the Best Actress nod this afternoon, making this the fourth time she has been nominated for an Academy Award in her career.

Ronan had also been nominated for a Golden Globe earlier this season, as well as a BAFTA.

In the 2019 Greta Gerwig film, she plays the fiery and determined Jo Marsh, one of four sisters making the difficult journey from childhood into womanhood in nineteenth century America.

This is the second time that Ronan has been directed by Gerwig, who she also worked alongside in Ladybird. 

Also nominated for Best Actress this year are Scarlett Johansson for Marriage Story, Renée Zellweger for Judy, Charlize Theron for Bombshell, and Cynthia Erivo for Harriet. 

An extended list of Oscar nominations can be found below:

Best Picture
Ford v Ferrari
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women
Marriage Story
1917
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Parasite

Best Actor
Antonio Banderas - Pain and Glory
Leonardo DiCaprio - Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Adam Driver - Marriage Story
Joaquin Phoenix - Joker
Jonathan Pryce - The Two Popes

Best Actress
Cynthia Erivo - Harriet
Scarlett Johansson - Marriage Story
Saoirse Ronan - Little Women
Charlize Theron - Bombshell
Renée Zellweger - Judy

Best Supporting Actor
Tom Hanks - A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Anthony Hopkins - The Two Popes
Al Pacino - The Irishman
Joe Pesci - The Irishman
Brad Pitt - Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates - Richard Jewell
Laura Dern - Marriage Story
Scarlett Johansson - Jojo Rabbit
Florence Pugh - Little Women
Margot Robbie - Bombshell

Best Directing
Martin Scorsese - The Irishman
Todd Phillips - Joker
Sam Mendes - 1917
Quentin Tarantino - Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Bong Joon Ho - Parasite

Best Adapted Screenplay
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women
The Two Popes

Best Original Screenplay
Knives Out
Marriage Story
1917
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Parasite

Best Animated Feature Film
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
I Lost My Body
Klaus
Missing Link
Toy Story 4

Best Cinematography
The Irishman
Joker
The Lighthouse
1917
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

Best Costume Design
The Irishman
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
Little Women
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood