Peaslee & Hunton Pick 2017: Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor

Robert Peaslee and Paul Hunton pick their favorites in the Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor categories.

The nominees for Best Actor are:

Casey Affleck - "Manchester by the Sea"

Andrew Garfield - "Hacksaw Ridge"

Ryan Gosling - "La La Land"

Viggo Mortensen - "Captain Fantastic"

Denzel Washington - "Fences"


The nominees for Best Supporting Actor are:

Mahershala Ali - "Moonlight"

Jeff Bridges - "Hell or High Water"

Lucas Hedges - "Manchester By the Sea"

Dev Patel - "Lion"

Michael Shannon - "Nocturnal Animals"


Find Texas Tech news, experts and story ideas at Texas Tech Today Media Resources or follow us on Twitter.

More Peaslee & Hunton Pick 2017

Best Picture

Best Actor and
Best Supporting Actor

Best Actress and
Best Supporting Actress

Best Directing

Oscar Experts See La La Land as the Big Winner at 89th Academy Awards

Texas Tech Experts Available to Discuss 2017 Oscar Nominations

College of Media & Communication

College of Media & Communication at Texas Tech offers undergraduate degrees in various communications-related disciplines.



KTTZ-TV Channel 5's digital signal reaches a population of approximately 330,000 in 13 counties; cable and satellite extend service area to a total of 21 counties.