Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea. —Henry Fielding

13 May 2009

Best Actor 2008

My top choices in the order I would place them on my Academy ballot if I were allowed to vote:

DAVID KROSS, The Reader


MICKEY ROURKE, The Wrestler


RICHARD JENKINS, The Visitor


FRANK LANGELLA, Frost/Nixon


SEAN PENN, Milk


Runners-up (in alphabetical order):
Leonardo DiCaprio (Revolutionary Road)
Andrew Garfield (Boy A)
Brad Pitt (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button)

Related:
My Best Actor picks for 2007
My Best Actor picks for 2006
My Best Actor picks for 2005
My Best Actor picks for 2004