Oscar Predictions – Best Supporting Actor

Here are the NBP staff predictions for Best Supporting Actor. For an overview of all awards predictions, visit our Oscar Predictions page.

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NBP Staff Picks

Matt Neglia
1Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
3Jeremy Strong (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
4Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
5Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
6Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
7Don Cheadle (WHITE NOISE)
8Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
9Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
10Brian Tyree Henry (CAUSEWAY)

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Dan Bayer
1Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
3Jeremy Strong (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
4Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
5Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
6Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
7Woody Harrelson (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)
8Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
9Zen McGrath (THE SON)
10Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)

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Zoe Rose Bryant
1Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
2Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
3Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
4Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
5Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
6Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
7Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
8Micheal Ward (EMPIRE OF LIGHT)
9Brian Tyree Henry (CAUSEWAY)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

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Danilo Castro
1Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Jeremy Strong (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
3Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
4Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
5Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
6Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
7Don Cheadle (WHITE NOISE)
8Colin Firth (EMPIRE OF LIGHT)
9Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
10Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)

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Nadia Dalimonte
1Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
2Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
3Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
4Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
5Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
6Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
7Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
8Don Cheadle (WHITE NOISE)
9Seth Rogen (THE FABELMANS)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

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Cody Dericks
1Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
3Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
4Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
5Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
6Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
7Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
8Brian Tyree Henry (CAUSEWAY)
9Woody Harrelson (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

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Daniel Howat
1Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
2Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
3Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
4Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
5Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
6Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
7Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
8Woody Harrelson (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)
9Don Cheadle (WHITE NOISE)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

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Will Mavity
1Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
3Judd Hirsch (HOLLYWOOD STARGIRL)
4Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
5Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
6Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
7Brian Tyree Henry (CAUSEWAY)
8Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
9Don Cheadle (WHITE NOISE)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

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Tom O'Brien
1Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
2Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
3Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
4Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
5Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
6Jeremy Strong (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
7Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
8Zen McGrath (THE SON)
9Woody Harrelson (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

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Josh Parham
1Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
3Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
4Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
5Barry Keoghan (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
6Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
7Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
8Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
9Brian Tyree Henry (CAUSEWAY)
10Zen McGrath (THE SON)

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Ema Sasic
1Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
3Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
4Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
5Brad Pitt (BABYLON)
6Jeremy Strong (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
7Zen McGrath (THE SON)
8Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
9Don Cheadle (WHITE NOISE)
10Anthony Hopkins (ARMAGEDDON TIME)

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Amy Smith
1Brendan Gleeson (THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN)
2Ke Huy Quan (EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE)
3Paul Dano (THE FABELMANS)
4Ben Whishaw (WOMEN TALKING)
5Woody Harrelson (TRIANGLE OF SADNESS)
6Zen McGrath (THE SON)
7Judd Hirsch (THE FABELMANS)
8Jeremy Strong (ARMAGEDDON TIME)
9Mark Strong (TÁR)
10Brad Pitt (BABYLON)

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