At this point last year Daniel Day-Lewis already had his third Oscar in the bag for his portrayal of Abraham Lincoln in Steven Spielberg’s film and we hadn’t even seen a trailer yet! This year’s race for best actor will take a bit more time to be decided, but we may have a front-runner.
Just before its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, “Dallas Buyers Club” unveiled its first trailer and showed what many have speculated as a potential nomination and win for lead Matthew McConaughey. Check out the trailer for yourself here.
So, whom are the other nine gentlemen vying for those five best actor spots? Read my list to find out.