King’s Speech leads with 12 Oscar nominations

Jan 25, 2011 by Ian Evans

The The King’s Speech ruled the day as it woke up this morning with 12 nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards. Besides Best Picture the film had three acting nods for stars Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush.

Other best picture nods include The Social Network, Black Swan, The Fighter, Inception, The Kids Are All Right, 127 Hours, Toy Story 3, True Grit, Winter’s Bone. True Grit was second in the tally with ten nominations.

We have a complete list of 83rd Academy Awards nominations.