The big Oscar 2015 race is almost coming to an end as the award ceremony is this Sunday. The 87th Academy Awards will be held on Feb. 22nd at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles from 5:30 p.m. PST.
The 2015 Academy Awards will be hosted by Neil Patrick Harris for the first time. While the nominees are gearing up for the big awards night, we decided to take a look back at their first red carpet appearance at the Oscar Awards.
We have some Oscar surprises and snubs in this year's nominations. However, gracing the red carpet of Academy Awards as a nominee who might win the reputed and prestigious trophy is a really big thing.
Thus, here is a look at the 2015 Oscar nominees and their first red carpet walk at the Academy Awards. From Bradley Cooper to the new face, Felicity Jones, we take a look at the stars gracing Oscar red carpet first time as a nominee, and also their first win!
Every year, we have some old nominees and Oscar winners who come back with another nomination. However, many new names get their first Oscar nominations. For example, Felicity Jones, Steve Carell, Rosamund Pike and many more got their first Oscar nomination.
Oscar 2015 Nominees: Best Actress
Check out 2015 Academy Award Best Actress nominees and their first Oscar moment.
Moore has got 5 Oscar nominations starting from 1997 for 'Boogie Night'. The Oscar nominee is pending this year and might win an Oscar finally, as she has been ruling this award season with Best Actress award for her performance in 'Still Alice'.
Felicity got her first Oscar nomination this year for her performance as Jane Hawking, wife of Stephen Hawking int eh biopic, The Theory of Everything.
Like Felicity, Rosamund Pike also got her first Oscar nomination for her portrayal as Amy Dunne in Gone Girl.
Reese had her Oscar moment in 2006 when she got her first nomination and won an Academy Award for her performance in Walk the Line. This year, Reese got her second nomination for Wild.
Marion Cottilard got her first Oscar nomination and win in 2008. This year, Marion is nominated for the second time.
Oscar 2015 Nominees: Best Actor
Check out 2015 Academy Award Best Actor nominees and their first Oscar moment.
From comedy to playing John du Pont in Foxcatcher, Steve Carell won lots of accolades and his first Oscar nomination this year. This picture is from his Oscar luncheon which happened on 2nd February.
Bradley has been winning Oscar nominations for the past three years. His first Oscar moment was in 2012 where he arrived with his mother. He has been nominated for his performance in American Sniper.
Benedict's performance as Alan Turing in the biopic, The Imitation Game earned him his first Oscar nomination.
The Birdman also got his first Oscar nomination this year.
Like his co-star, Felicity Jones, Eddie too got his first Oscar nomination this year for portraying Stephen Hawking in the biopic. This pic is from the Oscar luncheon.