It's a Marvelous day for the Academy!
The 2014 Academy Award® nominations have been announced, and Marvel's "Iron Man 3" has been selected as a nominee in the category of Visual Effects. The amazingly talented visual effects team up for the award includes Christopher Townsend, Guy Williams, Erik Nash and Dan Sudick.
This is Christopher Townsend's first Academy Award® nomination, and Erik Nash's first nomination for a Marvel film. Guy Williams was previously nominated for Visual Effects for "Marvel's The Avengers." "Iron Man 3" marks the sixth overall Oscar® nomination for Dan Sudick, and the fourth for a Marvel film. Sudick's previous nominations with Marvel include "Marvel's The Avengers," "Iron Man 2" and "Iron Man."
Marvel's Iron Man 3 - Home Video Trailer
"Iron Man 3" wasn't the only Marvel presence during the nomination presentation, as our very own Thor, Chris Hemsworth, helped announce all the nominees.
For the full list of 2014 Oscar® nominees, visit oscar.go.com. And catch the Academy Awards® live on ABC, on Oscar Sunday®, March 2, 2014, beginning at 7 p.m. EST/4 p.m. PST.
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