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Oscar Nominations For Sound Announced

Los Angeles (February 2, 2010)—Contenders for the 82nd annual Academy Awards were announced today, including those for Sound Editing and Sound Mixing.
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Los Angeles (February 2, 2010)—Contenders for the 82nd annual Academy Awards were announced today, including those for Sound Editing and Sound Mixing.

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Of note, Avatar and The Hurt Locker each scored the most Oscar nominations, tying with nine apiece. The two films will go head-to-head in the areas of Sound Editing and Sound Mixing.

Sound Editing Nominees

Avatar -- Christopher Boyes and Gwendolyn Yates Whittle
Including his nomination this year for Sound Mixing for Avatar, this is the thirteenth Academy Award nomination for Christopher Boyes, who has won four times. This is the first Academy Award nomination for Gwendolyn Yates Whittle.

The Hurt Locker -- Paul N.J. Ottosson
Including his nomination this year for Sound Mixing for The Hurt Locker, this is the third Academy Award nomination for Paul N.J. Ottosson.

Inglourious Basterds -- Wylie Stateman
This is the fifth Academy Award nomination for Wylie Stateman.

Star Trek -- Mark Stoeckinger and Alan Rankin
This is the second Academy Award nomination for Mark Stoeckinger. This is the first Academy Award nomination for Alan Rankin.

Up -- Michael Silvers and Tom Myers
This is the fifth Academy Award nomination for Michael Silvers, who won once previously. This is the second Academy Award nomination for Tom Myers.

Sound Mixing Nominees

Avatar -- Christopher Boyes, Gary Summers, Andy Nelson, Tony Johnson
Including his nomination this year for Sound Editing for Avatar, this is the thirteenth Academy Award nomination for Christopher Boyes, who has won four times. This is the eighth Academy Award nomination for Gary Summers, who has won four times. Including his nomination this year for Sound Mixing for Star Trek, this is the fifteenth Academy Award nomination for Andy Nelson, who won once previously. This is the second Academy Award nomination for Tony Johnson.

The Hurt Locker -- Paul N.J. Ottosson and Ray Beckett
Including his nomination this year for Sound Editing for The Hurt Locker, this is the third Academy Award nomination for Paul N.J. Ottosson. This is the first Academy Award nomination for Ray Beckett.

Inglourious Basterds -- Michael Minkler, Tony Lamberti and Mark Ulano
This is the eleventh Academy Award nomination for Michael Minkler, who has won three times previously. This is the first Academy Award nomination for Tony Lamberti. This is the second Academy Award nomination for Mark Ulano, who won previously.

Star Trek -- Anna Behlmer, Andy Nelson and Peter J. Devlin
This is the tenth Academy Award nomination for Anna Behlmer. Including his nomination this year for Sound Mixing for Avatar, this is the fifteenth Academy Award nomination for Andy Nelson, who won once previously. This is the third Academy Award nomination for Peter J. Devlin.

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen -- Greg P. Russell, Gary Summers and Geoffrey Patterson
This is the thirteenth Academy Award nomination for Greg P. Russell. This is the eighth Academy Award nomination for Gary Summers, who has won four times. This is the second Academy Award nomination for Geoffrey Patterson.

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