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CINEMA AUDIO SOCIETY NOMINATIONS FOR THE 56th ANNUAL CAS AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND MIXING FOR 2019

The Cinema Audio Society announces the nominees for the 56th Annual CAS Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for 2019 in seven categories.

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Gurus o’ Gold: Actress, Actor, Supporting Actress, Supporting Actor

Best Picture

Rank Last Chart Best Actress AdamsBahrEllwoodHowellJohnsonKargerMoralesPattersonPolandPondRogersSneiderStone Votes Total
1 Renee Zellweger
Judy
1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 2 1 1 13 87
2 Charlize Theron
Bombshell
2 4 1 5 3 2 2 5 1 2 1 2 2 13 72
3 Scarlett Johansson
Marriage Story
6 3 3 1 2 3 3 2 3 3 4 3 3 13 65
4 Saoirse Ronan
Little Women
3 2 5 4 4 4 5 7 4 4 6 5 4 13 47
t-5 Awkwafina
The Farewell
4 5 6 6 5 6 4 6 7 6 7 11 26
t-5 Cynthia Erivo
Harriet
4 6 4 3 7 5 3 6 8 26
Lupita Nyong'o
US
7 7 3 5 6 6 5 6 5 5 10 25
Alfre Woodard
Clemency
5 7 7 7 7 4 6 11
One Vote Wonders
Florence Pugh
Midsommar
6 1 2
Elizabeth Moss
Her Smell
7 1 1
Jodie Turner-Smith
Queen and Slim
7 1 1
Rank Last Chart Best Actor AdamsBahrEllwoodHowellJohnsonKargerMoralesPattersonPolandPondRogersSneiderStone Votes Total
1 Adam Driver
Marriage Story
1 1 2 2 1 1 2 1 3 1 1 2 2 13 84
2 Joaquin Phoenix
Joker
6 5 1 1 2 3 1 2 2 3 3 1 1 13 73
3 Robert De Niro
The Irishman
2 2 4 4 3 2 3 6 4 2 5 4 5 13 58
4 Leonardo DiCaprio
Once Upon A Time...
7 3 5 5 6 6 4 5 4 7 3 4 12 37
5 Jonathan Pryce
The Two Popes
4 6 6 5 5 3 1 7 2 5 10 36
Antonio Banderas
Pain and Glory
3 5 3 4 7 5 7 5 4 6 10 31
Eddie Murphy
Dolemite is My Name
5 6 7 4 4 7 6 6 7 3 10 25
Taron Egerton
Rocketman
3 6 7 3 8
Adam Sandler
Uncut Gems
4 7 7 3 6
Christian Bale
Ford v Ferrari
7 6 2 3
One Vote Wonders
Paul Walter Hauser
Richard Jewell
6 1 2
Rank Last Chart Best Supporting Actress AdamsBahrEllwoodHowellJohnsonKargerMoralesPattersonPolandPondRogersSneiderStone Votes Total
1 Laura Dern
Marriage Story
3 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 12 79
2 Jennifer Lopez
Hustlers
1 2 4 5 3 2 2 6 5 3 2 5 12 56
3 Margot Robbie
Bombshell
2 3 6 3 4 6 3 3 1 1 7 3 12 54
4 Florence Pugh
Little Women
4 4 3 2 5 3 5 4 4 3 7 11 44
5 Annette Bening
The Report
7 4 2 7 4 3 6 7 23
Shuzhen Zhao
The Farewell
5 5 7 4 6 7 6 5 6 9 21
Da’vine Joy Randolph
Dolemite is My Name
2 6 5 7 6 4 6 18
Scarlett Johansson
JoJo Rabbit
7 1 7 2 4 15
Thomasin McKenzie
JoJo Rabbit
5 5 5 3 9
Kathy Bates
Richard Jewell
4 4 2 8
Nicole Kidman
Bombshell
6 6 6 3 6
One Vote Wonders
Maggie Smith
Downton Abbey
7 1 1
Anne Hathaway
Dark Waters
7 1 1
Julia Butters
Once Upon A Time...
7 1 1
Rank Last Chart Best Supporting Actor AdamsBahrEllwoodHowellJohnsonKargerMoralesPattersonPolandPondRogersSneiderStone Votes Total
1 Brad Pitt
Once Upon a Time...
7 1 1 1 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 12 75
t-2 Al Pacino
The Irishman
2 3 5 4 1 2 2 3 2 2 3 6 12 61
t-2 Tom Hanks
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
1 2 2 3 2 4 3 5 3 3 4 3 12 61
4 Joe Pesci
The Irishman
3 4 3 2 4 5 5 2 5 3 2 1 12 57
5 Anthony Hopkins
The Two Popes
4 5 5 4 4 6 6 7 22
Willem Dafoe
The Lighthouse
4 5 6 6 7 4 6 16
Shia LaBeouf
Honey Boy
5 7 7 5 7 5 9
Jamie Foxx
Just Mercy
7 3 5 3 9
Sterling K Brown
Waves
6 7 7 6 7 7 6 8
Alan Alda
Marriage Story
6 7 6 5 4 8
Tracy Letts
Ford v Ferrari
6 5 2 5
One Vote Wonders
Wesley Snipes
Dolemite is My Name
4 1 4
Song Kang-ho
Parasite
6 1 2

The Gurus, At Your Service

Thelma Adams: Author, Critic, Oscar Expert
Robyn Bahr: Freelance (Hollywood Reporter, Vanity Fair, Guardian)
Gregory Ellwood: The Playlist
Peter Howell: Toronto Star
Mark Johnson: Awards Circuit
Dave Karger: TCM, IMDb
Tomris Laffly: Freelance (RogerEbert.com, Time Out New York, Film Journal International)
Wilson Morales: BlackFilm.com
Michael Patterson: Michael’s Telluride Film Blog; Twitter; Facebook
David Poland
Steve Pond: The Wrap
Nathaniel R: The Film Experience
Sasha Stone: Awards Daily
Jeff Sneider: Collider

Gurus o’ Gold: Best Picture

Rank Last Chart Best Picture AdamsBahrEllwoodHowellJohnsonKargerMoralesPattersonPolandPondRogersSneiderStone Votes Total
t1 Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood
6 2 1 1 2 2 3 1 2 1 1 3 1 13 156
t1 The Irishman
3 1 2 2 1 1 1 2 3 2 3 2 3 13 156
3 Marriage Story
5 3 3 6 5 3 2 3 6 4 2 1 6 13 133
4 Parasite
7 5 5 3 4 5 4 4 10 3 5 10 5 13 112
5 1917
9 7 7 7 3 4 7 6 1 5 6 6 2 13 112
6 Jojo Rabbit
1 4 4 6 7 7 4 7 4 4 4 11 102
7 Little Women
4 4 6 5 12 6 6 9 6 10 5 11 81
8 The Two Popes
2 12 9 8 8 9 5 7 8 7 11 11 68
9 Ford v Ferrari
11 11 8 7 12 8 12 5 9 12 7 7 12 59
10 Joker
10 8 9 10 10 10 11 11 12 13 9 10 12 45
11 Bombshell
8 10 9 9 8 8 9 12 12 9 41
12 The Farewell
9 8 12 11 9 13 8 8 13 9 35
13 A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood
12 6 11 13 11 12 10 10 11 9 30
14 Waves
10 10 9 3 13
15 Dolemite Is My Name
13 13 13 11 8 5 12
17 Richard Jewell
12 11 2 5
One Vote Wonders
Just Mercy
5 1 9
Knives Out
11 1 3
Rocketman
13 1 1
Uncut Gems
13 1 1
Queen and Slim
13 1 1
Apollo 11
13 1 1
Pain & Glory
13 1 1

The Acting Categories

The Gurus, At Your Service

Thelma Adams: Author, Critic, Oscar Expert
Robyn Bahr: Freelance (Hollywood Reporter, Vanity Fair, Guardian)
Gregory Ellwood: The Playlist
Peter Howell: Toronto Star
Mark Johnson: Awards Circuit
Dave Karger: TCM, IMDb
Tomris Laffly: Freelance (RogerEbert.com, Time Out New York, Film Journal International)
Wilson Morales: BlackFilm.com
Michael Patterson: Michael’s Telluride Film Blog; Twitter; Facebook
David Poland
Steve Pond: The Wrap
NathanielR: The Film Experience
Sasha Stone: Awards Daily
Jeff Sneider: Collider

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