Oscar History Is Made in the Best Actress Category

Oscar host Seth MacFarlane and actress Emma Stone announced the nominees for the 85th Academy Awards on Thursday (January 10) in California. Best acting nominations went to Daniel Day-Lewis for his performance as U.S. President Abraham Lincoln, Hugh Jackman for "Les Miserables," Jessica Chastain for her role as a CIA agent in "Zero Dark Thirty" and Jennifer Lawrence for playing a young widow in "Silver Linings Playbook."