Thompson on Hollywood

On January 25 AMPAS president Tom Sherak and actress Mo'Nique, who won the supporting actress Oscar last year for Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire, will announce the nominees for the 83rd Academy Awards. The pair will be wide awake at the 5:30 am news announcement at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills in order to name nominees in 10 of 24 Oscar categories. Check out for a simultaneous posting of the complete nominees list.