WATCH THURSDAY | 88th Oscar nominations

Posted at 12:22 PM, Jan 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-13 12:23:10-05
WATCH LIVE AT 8:30 AM | Oscar Nominations Announcement
Hollywood's biggest night is just over one month away and Thursday morning we'll find out actors, films, and filmmakers will be up for the accolades and shiny hardware.
Directors Guillermo del Toro and Ang Lee will announce the first round of nominees at 8:30 a.m.  They will include the following categories: animated feature film, cinematography, costume design, documentary feature, documentary short subject, makeup and hairstyling, original song, animated short film, live action short film, sound editing, and sound mixing.
Then at 8:38 a.m. actor John Krasinski and Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs will announce the nominees for actor, actress, supporting actor, supporting actress, directing, film editing, foreign language film, original score, best picture, production design, visual effects, adapted screenplay, and original screenplay.
This year, Chris Rock will return to host the Oscars. 
The 88th Oscars will air live on Feb 28 at 7 p.m. on Your ABC Action News Station.