Oscars 2016: Vote and tell us who you think the winners should be

Leonardo DiCaprio is nominated for Best Actor for his role in The Revenant. Picture: Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox via AP.
Leonardo DiCaprio is nominated for Best Actor for his role in The Revenant. Picture: Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox via AP.

It's almost time for one of the most glittering ceremonies in the showbiz world - The Academy Awards.

And now that the nominations have been announced, talk is turning to who will take home the honours on the night.

But what do you think?

Which film really took your fancy at the cinema in the last 12 months, and who really knocked your socks off as they played their part?

Click here to take our Oscars poll and tell us who you'll be rooting for when the ceremony arrives.
This year, it is being held on February 28 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California. Chris Rock is hosting for the second time, having first taken on the job on 2005.

Here are the contenders.

BEST PICTURE
The Big Short

Bridge of Spies

Brooklyn

Mad Max: Fury Road

The Martian

The Revenant

Room

Spotlight

BEST ACTOR
Bryan Cranston, Trumbo

Matt Damon, The Martian

Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant

Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs

Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl

BEST ACTRESS
Cate Blanchett, Carol

Brie Larson, Room

Jennifer Lawrence, Joy

Charlotte Rampling, 45 Years

Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Christian Bale, The Big Short

Tom Hardy, The Revenant

Mark Ruffalo, Spotlight

Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies

Sylvester Stallone, Creed

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight

Rooney Mara, Carol

Rachel McAdams, Spotlight

Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl

Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs

BEST DIRECTOR
Adam McKay - The Big Short

George Miller - Mad Max: Fury Road

Alejandro G. Iñárritu - The Revenant

Lenny Abrahamson - Room

Tom McCarthy - Spotlight

BEST ORIGINAL SONG
"Earned It" - Fifty Shades of Grey

"Manta Ray" - Racing Extinction

"Simple Song #3" - Youth

"Til It Happens to You" - The Hunting Ground

"Writing's on the Wall" - Spectre