NEW BEVERLY, Calif.
— Animated films like Rio 10 and Rio 3 were among the nominees in the 2017 Oscars on Monday for best live-action animated feature, as the nominees were announced.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and the cast of The Great Gatsby, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, were among those nominated for Best Live Action Feature.
Rio 1 won Best Animated Feature for its live-in-the-bubble experience.
The other nominees in Best Animated Film for 2017 were New York-based director James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy, which won Best Feature, Best Animated Short, Best Director, Best Sound Editing and Best Cinematography.
The nominations were announced at the Dolby Theatre at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles.