Amy has been nominated for an Academy Award for her work in Doubt. This marks her second nomination; she was nominated for supporting back in in 2006 for Junebug as well. Huge congratulations Amy Adams! We’re all rooting for you!
Performance by an actress in a supporting role
Amy Adams in Doubt
Penélope Cruz in Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Viola Davis in Doubt
Taraji P. Henson in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Marisa Tomei in The Wrestler
Furthermore, Doubt was nominated in the following categories as well; Supporting Actor (Philip Seymour Hoffman), Leading Actress (Meryl Streep), Supporting Actress x2 (Viola Davis as well) and Adapted screenplay (John Patrick Shanley).
The awards will be handed out Feb. 22 at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles, airing on ABC.