‘Suicide Squad’ has been nominated for an Oscar

Oscar nominations for the 89th annual Academy Awards were announced this morning, and Suicide Squad made the cut!

Suicide Squad has been nominated for “Best Makeup and Hairstyling”. Unfortunately Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice didn’t receive any Oscar nominations.

Here’s Suicide Squad’s competition:

Makeup and Hairstyling:
A Man Called Ove
Star Trek Beyond
Suicide Squad

Update: Suicide Squad director David Ayer reacted to the Oscar news tonight, and congratulated his makeup team:

The Academy Awards will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel this year. They air live on ABC on February 26th. For a full list of nominations, head on over to the official Oscars website.