2022 Academy Award Nominees

Tuesday, Feb 8, 2022

The 94th annual Academy Awards were announced on Tuesday, February 8th, and we're thrilled to celebrate the Tisch nominees! This year, 5 alumni and faculty are nominated for 5 awards for their work on 4 projects. 

Join us in cheering on the Tisch community on Sunday, March 27. The ceremony will be televised live on ABC at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, returning to the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

See below for the list of Tisch nominees, and find the full list of 2022 Oscar Nominees here.

Actress In A Supporting Role
King Richard
Aunjanue Ellis ’95 (MFA, Graduate Acting)

Costume Design
West Side Story
Paul Tazewell ’89 (MFA, Design for Stage and Film)

Documentary (Feature)
Summer Of Soul (...Or, When The Revolution Could Not Be Televised)
Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, faculty (Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music)

Film Editing
King Richard
Pamela Martin ’90 (BFA, Kanbar Institute, Film & TV)

Best Sound
West Side Story
Tod A. Maitland, faculty, Kanbar Institute, Grad Film


*We apologize for any omissions. Please send edits or additions to tsoa.alumni@nyu.edu