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    Every 2022 Oscar-Nominated Performance Based On A Real Person, Ranked

    An outstanding year for prosthetic artists and vocal coaches everywhere.

    Javier Bardem as Desi Arnaz, Will Smith as Richard Williams, and Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana

    Bradley Cooper (Licorice Pizza)

    Bradley Whitford (Tick, Tick...Boom!)

    Judi Dench and Ciarán Hinds (Belfast)

    Judi Dench, Ciarán Hinds and Jude Hill as granny, pop, and buddy in Belfast

    And now for the real contenders:

    8. J.K. Simmons (Being The Ricardos)

    7. Javier Bardem (Being The Ricardos)

    6. Nicole Kidman (Being The Ricardos)

    5. Aunjanue Ellis (King Richard)

    4. Jessica Chastain (The Eyes of Tammy Faye)

    3. Andrew Garfield (Tick, Tick...Boom!)

    2. Will Smith (King Richard)

    1. Kristen Stewart (Spencer)

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