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

03 January 2011

Best Actress 2010

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


LESLEY MANVILLE, Another Year


TILDA SWINTON, Io Sono l'Amore (I Am Love)

KRISTIN SCOTT THOMAS, Partir (Leaving)


ANNETTE BENING, The Kids Are All Right


NATALIE PORTMAN, Black Swan

Runners-up in alphabetical order:
Annette Bening, Mother and Child
Noomi Rapace, Män Som Hatar Kvinnor (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo)
Michelle Williams, Blue Valentine

Related:
My Best Actress picks for 2009
My Best Actress picks for 2008
My Best Actress picks for 2007